A Look At 2016 Ed.

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With striking photographs and illustrations, World Book’s A Look At… series takes children on a journey through different ages and locations around the globe and beyond. Perfect for visual learners, each nonfiction book creatively explores high-interest topics with ample illustrations and concise text that help readers absorb and retain information. Helpful glossaries and indexes in each volume direct students to the most important terms and topics. Help learners with a primary reading level of 6th to 8th grade encounter a range of topics in nature, history, science, and technology with World Book’s A Look At… series!

 

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A Timeline Of ……. 2016 Ed.

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From papyrus to computers, from mud and brick to steel and glass, each of the eight volumes in World Book’s A Timeline Of series traces the history of some of humanity’s greatest achievements. Designed for young readers, these richly illustrated books feature graphical timelines and curious facts following developments in communication, medicine, space research, and much more.

Animals At Work

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Every day, people perform chores, jobs, or other tasks to learn, make money, or improve their lives. Animals can be thought of as performing jobs and tasks, too, but they do them to survive and reproduce. Animals at Work is an informative way to look at the lives of animals, particularly at a time when the hard work of survival is becoming even harder because of habitat destruction and climate change. If animals are to thrive alongside us, it’s important for students to see the parallels between animals’ lives and their own and to understand how tough it is for many animals to make their way in the world surrounded by humans.

 

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Anti Bullying Basics 2015 Ed.

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World Book’s Anti-Bullying Basics set aims to combat bullying from all perspectives: those bullied, those doing the bullying, and the adults trying to intervene. Each volume focuses on a different form of bullying, answers common questions about bullying, and offers practical advice on dealing with bullies.

Ayo’s Awesome Adventures 2018 Ed.

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Fly kites in Beijing, grab a hot dog in Chicago, and dance the tango in Buenos Aires. Ayo the aardvark leads younger readers on a tour of 10 world-class cities. Each volume describes the history, people, and culture of a particular city. Ayo serves as a lovable guide, pointing out fun, educational, and kid-friendly sights and adventures in each destination. Ayo’s Awesome Adventures serve both as travel guides and as virtual vacations to faraway places.

 

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Robots 2019 Ed.

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This STEM-focused series shows how these machines are becoming an ever-more-crucial part of our lives. Each volume uncovers the history behind robots and discusses how they may impact our future. Individual volume topics range from the everyday to the truly weird.

 

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True Or False-Set I 2018 Ed.

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Did you know that pirates rarely buried treasure? Or that Earth isn’t quite round? And that some mammals lay eggs? The True or False? series reveals these—and more!—surprising truths behind common misconceptions. The books prompt readers to learn the coolest facts about high-interest topics, from video games to the solar system and beyond. Its engaging, play-along format gets children excited to keep learning more, whether reading on their own or as a team!

 

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True Or False-Set II 2019 Ed.

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True or False? 2 is a continuation of set 1 with titles requested by students. A second set of this popular series reveals facts about such high-interest topics as ghosts, outlaws, and sports. Its engaging, play-along format gets children excited to keep learning more, whether reading on their own or as a team!

 

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Where in the World Can I …? 2018 Ed.

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Where in the World Can I… takes the traditional question-and-answer format and twists it into a fun but factual quest. Each volume title question represents an imaginative idea or adventure kids might think about trying to do in the real world. For example, Where Can I Find a Dragon? explains all about the frightful Komodo dragon and other real-life “dragons.” Each book provides supporting information so the adventure results in real learning.

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Zac Newton Investigates 2018 Ed.

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Whether building a racing cart, running from tornadoes, or tracking a mysterious beast, Zac Newton and friends are ready for adventure. Zac, Lucía, Marcus, Ning, and Zac’s dog Orbit solve their problems with science. But to do so, they need a little help from some of history’s greatest minds. Luckily, Zac’s greatest invention, the Backspace app, allows them to take virtual visits to history. Travel along with Zac Newton and friends as they learn about electricity, animals, space, and more from Isaac Newton, Annie Jump Cannon, Ted Fujita, and dozens of other historical scientists.

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