National Geographic Readers Trains

Choo Choo!

Author: Amy Shields

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426311834

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 166

Choo Choo! Kids love trains! Especially the old-timey steam engines found in amusement parks and zoos. But what about a super-speeder in Japan that zooms on the track at 361 miles per hour? Or the world's longest freight train, stretching on for a whopping 4.6 miles? Or futuristic railways in the sky? In this level 1 reader, young readers will discover a whole new way of looking at trains! National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

Things That Go Collection

This high-interest, educationally vetted series of National Geographic Pre-Readers uses visual representation, repetition and recognition to teach kids the most basic building blocks of reading. Simultaneous.

Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 142631972X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 120

View: 413

This high-interest, educationally vetted series of National Geographic Pre-Readers uses visual representation, repetition and recognition to teach kids the most basic building blocks of reading. Simultaneous.

Trains

Describes different types of trains, their parts, the history of building railroad systems within the United States, and the future of trains.

Author: Amy Shields

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426307772

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 883

Describes different types of trains, their parts, the history of building railroad systems within the United States, and the future of trains.

National Geographic Readers Here to There L1 Co reader

Whether you're canoeing down a river, zooming in a maglev train, or just simply walking, people are always on the move! In this book, young readers will explore the ways we travel through water, on land, and in the sky.

Author: Jennifer Szymanski

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426334974

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 255

Car, trucks, planes, trains, bikes, gondolas, and even funiculars--there are so many ways to get around! Set out on a journey around the world to discover just how many vehicles we use to get from here to there. Whether you're canoeing down a river, zooming in a maglev train, or just simply walking, people are always on the move! In this book, young readers will explore the ways we travel through water, on land, and in the sky. National Geographic Kids Readers have been a hit in the beginning reader category, and this book builds upon that success with a new approach--parents and children reading together. With the same combination of careful text, brilliant photographs, and fun approach to high-interest subjects that has proved to be a winning formula with kids, National Geographic Co-readers provide one page of adult read-aloud and one page of kid read-aloud text on each spread, building toward a collaborative reading experience.

Things That Go

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 1426317069

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 496

An introduction to a variety of vehicles, using color photographs and simple text, including trucks, airplanes, ships, and trains.


National Geographic Kids Readers Ancient Egypt L3

Beauty. Sarah Parcak started an online project called GlobalXplorer. It trains
people to search satellite images for lost sites. Anyone can help discover ancient
tombs and temples! Q: What's your favorite thing about excavating ancient sites?

Author: Stephanie Warren Drimmer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426330456

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 624

Dig into the amazing past of ancient Egypt in this new Level 3 Reader from National Geographic Kids. From pyramids and mummies to pharaohs and gods, kids will learn all about the history and culture of this fascinating land. Level 3 text provides accessible yet wide-ranging information for fluent readers. The expert-vetted text, along with brilliant photos and a fun approach to reading have proved to be a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators.

The Teachable Minute

... Amazon Children's Publishing Wheels of Change: How Women Rode the
Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way) by Sue Macy (Jan 11,
2011) Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books How to Draw Planes,
Trains ...

Author: Connie Hebert

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 1614484708

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 204

View: 192

The Teachable Minute is a golden opportunity to teach kids something, anywhere, FAST. It can be caught at any time, in common places, where we all live and go. When we make time to Show, Ask, or Teach kids something, we help kids in two very important ways. We help them grow smarter. Consequently, they will know more and want to know more. We give them our time and undivided attention. Consequently, they will grow appreciative and grateful for our efforts, and connect with us more as parents.


National Geographic Kids Puzzle Book On the Go

Jet off into the sky or dive deep into the sea. With planes, trains, automobiles, and even a robotic submarine or two, this book is jam-packed with info about all the ways people travel and explore.

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: National Geographic Kids

ISBN: 9781426339202

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 351

Jet off into the sky or dive deep into the sea. With planes, trains, automobiles, and even a robotic submarine or two, this book is jam-packed with info about all the ways people travel and explore. Zip through pages full of fun facts and vibrant photos from all around the world, and test your puzzle chops while you're at it! Inside you'll find mazes, word searches, crosswords, sudokus, quizzes, word scrambles, spot the difference puzzles, and more! Each NGK Puzzle book has a high-interest theme with all-new fun facts, photos, and puzzles.

Fetch a How to Speak Dog Training Guide

"Whether you brought home a puppy who needs to learn how to walk on a leash or you're trying to teach an old dog some new tricks, this guide covers it all, including more than 40 different training activities.

Author: Gary Weitzman

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 9781426338489

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 227

From the experts who brought you How to Speak Dog, learn tips and tricks to help train your best friend. Whether teaching a puppy the basics--such as "sit," "stand," and "stay"-- correcting behavioral problems, or training your pooch to perform more advanced tricks, this comprehensive guide will take you through all the steps to have your canine answering your call in no time. With the help of veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitzman, kids will bond with their pups through structured lessons that showcase easy-to-follow instructions and commands. Additional content introduces readers to Hollywood hounds, dogs on the job, and famous canines through history. This "paws-on" guide is perfect for families who are bringing home their very first puppy, or seasoned dog owners who want to teach their longtime four-legged family member a few new tricks.

National Geographic Readers Gymnastics L2

Level 2 text provides accessible yet wide-ranging information for independent readers. The expert-vetted text, along with brilliant photos and a fun approach to reading, have proved to be a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators.

Author: Sarah Wassner Flynn

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426338155

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 378

Learn all about the exciting acrobatic sport of gymnastics in this new Level 2 Reader from National Geographic Kids. From somersaults and backflips on the floor to aerial moves, mounts, and dismounts on bars and beams, kids will learn all about gymnastics history, events, and competitions. Kids will also love reading about how athletes train, how events are judged and scored, and different levels of competitions and awards. Level 2 text provides accessible yet wide-ranging information for independent readers. The expert-vetted text, along with brilliant photos and a fun approach to reading, have proved to be a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators.

Doggy Defenders Dolley the Fire Dog

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 1426332998

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 538

In this addition to National Geographic Kids' super-cute series about dogs with jobs, you'll join real-life fire dog Dolley as she protects her city and solves crime. Good dog, Dolley! Sometimes it takes a dog to get the job done! In this endearing picture book, readers meet courageous canine, Dolley, and follow her as she spends an exciting day at work with the fire department. Gorgeous photography brings to life the true stories of brave Dolley's role as a fire dog in Virginia, U.S.A. Simple, lyrical text lets readers journey along as Dolley visits the site of a fire, trains to sniff out flammable items, and teaches students about fire safety. Young readers will fall for this witty and daring tale of heroism, along with aww-worthy photographs, sure to make dog-lovers out of us all.


Explorer Academy The Nebula Secret Book 1

Adventure, danger, and a thrilling global mission await 12-year-old Cruz Coronado as he joins an elite school for explorers.

Author: Trudi Trueit

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426331614

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

View: 422

Adventure, danger, and a thrilling global mission await 12-year-old Cruz Coronado as he joins an elite school for explorers. Cruz leaves his tranquil home in Hawaii to join 23 talented kids from around the globe to train at the Explorer Academy with the world's leading scientists to become the next generation of great explorers. But for Cruz, there's more at stake. No sooner has he arrived at the Academy than he discovers that his family has a mysterious past with the organization that could jeopardize his future. In the midst of codebreaking and cool classes, new friends and augmented reality expeditions, Cruz must tackle the biggest question of all: Who is out to get him, and why? Readers can get in on the excitement with puzzles and codes embedded throughout.

Spotlight on Comprehension

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Author: Linda Hoyt

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 545

View: 791

Spotlight on Comprehensionpresents a tapestry of short, highly practical essays loaded with ready to use strategies for teaching reading comprehension and assessing understanding. Hoyt and an All-Star ensemble of contributors - including Ellin Keene, Tony Stead, Nell Duke, Franki Sibberson, Mike Opitz, David and Yvonne Freeman, Adria Klein, Mary Lee Hahn and Gretchen Owocki - cover the spectrum of comprehension instruction, addressing topics like: implementing the latest research on reading comprehension into your instruction improving children's comprehension strategies, especially questioning, inferring, and summarizing helping emerging, developing, and second language readers improve their comprehension using writing to build readingcomprehension tackling a range of texts and genres across the curriculum, including standardized tests building a robust vocabulary organizing instruction around guided reading, the read aloud, and independent reading. Best yet, Hoyt and her expert contributors include handy tools like checklists, sample lesson plans, book lists, strategy lists, assessment rubrics, and learning extensions that will help you take their ideas and use them in your own classroom immediately. Each chapter even includes Key Questions designed to stimulate personal reflection and support professional conversations or book-study groups. Read Spotlight on Comprehension- in short segments, or all at once; by yourself, or with friends and colleagues - and gather a wealth of strategies for building a literacy of thoughtfulness which will empower your students to get the most meaning from the varied texts of our world.

Explorer Academy Activity Book

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: Under the Stars

ISBN: 1426334613

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 112

View: 359

Join Cruz Coronado and his friends as you solve puzzles, crack codes, complete quizzes, navigate mazes, and train your brain to become an excellent new recruit in this companion activity book to the Explorer Academy series. Take a personality quiz to find out which member of Team Cousteau you are. Use a world map to plot an adventure around the globe. Help Emmett design a new invention. Learn how to draw Hubbard, the curious canine who lives at the Academy. Enjoy these and many other fun challenges in this amazing activity book. Fortune favours the brave, so what are you waiting for? It's time to explore! Featuring all the main characters, locations in the Society and around the world, gadgets, and mysteries of the Explorer Academy series, this is the perfect activity book for fans to get to know the world of the Academy on a deeper level. Readers who are new to Explorer Academy can jump right in, with welcoming intros to Cruz and his friends, teachers, fellow explorers, and places from around the world encountered in the series. orers, and places from around the world encountered in the series.

Doggy Defenders Tiger the Police Dog

"Story about a rescue dog, with photos, for children."--

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 9781426332982

Category:

Page: 48

View: 214

In this addition to National Geographic Kids' super-cute series about dogs with jobs, you'll join real-life police dog Tiger as he protects his city and his human handlers. Good dog, Tiger! Sometimes it takes a dog to get the job done! In this endearing picture book, readers meet courageous canine Tiger and follow him as he spends an exciting day with the police in our nation's capital, Washington, D.C. Gorgeous photography depicts brave Tiger's role as a police dog, and simple, lyrical text lets readers journey along as Tiger visits a police academy, trains to sniff out important items, patrols famous landmarks, and keeps us all safe. Young readers will fall in love with the witty tale, daring story of heroism, and aww-worthy photographs sure to make dog-lovers of us all.

Books Kids Will Sit Still for 3

Now she's stuck looking after the children and helping her mother . ... National
Geographic Society , 1997. ... sack of potatoes onto a westbound train in 1888 ,
12 - year - old Polish American orphan Rodzina Brodski is expected to care for
eight ...

Author: Judy Freeman

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 915

View: 576

Keep children on the edge of their seats with this guide to captivating read-alouds for grades K through 6. Tips on presentation and references to related titles help you plan effective programs and instill a love of books and reading.

Let s Go

Cars that ZOOM! Trains that ZIP! Planes that speed through the sky. This energizing early reader from National Geographic introduces kids to the many modes of transportation.

Author: Aubre Andrus

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780876176542

Category:

Page: 23

View: 424

Cars that ZOOM! Trains that ZIP! Planes that speed through the sky. This energizing early reader from National Geographic introduces kids to the many modes of transportation.