Citizens of Planet Earth
Explore Earth's challenges and teach students how they can help! This Grade 4 nonfiction reader describes problems facing the worldwide community. Includes a fiction story related to the topic, a "Civics in Action" activity, and other key features.
Wise Words from U.S. Presidents
Explore famous quotes from American presidents! This Grade 4 nonfiction reader analyzes how U.S. presidents use the power of words. Includes a fiction story related to the topic, a "Civics in Action" activity, and other essential features.
How Do Governments Spend Money?
Teach students how the U.S. government raises and spends money! This interesting Grade 4 nonfiction reader details how each level of government uses money. Includes a fiction story related to the topic, a "Civics in Action" activity, and other features.
Help students learn to decipher what news is real and what's fake! This Grade 4 nonfiction reader explores how to determine if information is true or not. Includes a fiction story related to the topic, a "Civics in Action" activity, and other features.
Immigrating to America
This engaging primary source book dives into history to explore immigration during the twentieth century. Learn about the journey millions of immigrants faced trying to seek freedom and better lives in the United States.
Progressive Era Leaders
Learn about the Progressive Era and discover the changes inspirational men and women were able to make. The change makers were Presidents, writers, reformers, and suffragists, all working hard to make the United States better.
Adventure at the Reef
Fifth grade students will enjoy this adventure story about a girl who gets separated from her dad on a scuba dive. This book features vivid illustrations, compelling text, and chapter format to build reading comprehension, vocabulary, and fluency.
Fifth grade students will enjoy this adventure story about some siblings who get lost in the woods on a camping trip and must work together to find their way back to safety. This illustrated fiction reader builds comprehension, fluency, and vocabulary.
The Headless Hall Monitor
Readers will be "haunted" by this spooky, modern spin on The Legend of Sleepy Hollow that explores the theme of bullying. Students who enjoy suspenseful stories will not be able to put this one down.
Hive Mind: Part Two
Join a first-year student at Sci Hi, the Universal High School for the Sciences, where students spend their time playing Zero-G dodge ball and creating mutant parasites. Science fiction fans will not be able to put this one down.
Hive Mind: Part One
A teen's life changes forever when a mysterious datapad is delivered to his home with an invitation to Sci Hi, the galaxy's Universal High School for the Sciences. Students who enjoy science fiction will not be able to put this book down!
Hive Mind: Part Three
At Sci Hi, students are shrinking themselves so they can study bees up close. But when a visit to a live hive gets downright dangerous, will the students make it out alive? Science fiction fans will not be able to put this one down.
The Egg Salad Sandwich Incident
In this fiction reader, the new kid at school gets pressured by the popular kids into pulling pranks on other students. This book features full-color illustrations, compelling text, and chapter format to build reading comprehension and fluency.
Under the Bridge
Nina, Maricela, and Alejandro decide to help some homeless people living near their school in Los Angeles in this illustrated, realistic fiction book. The compelling text and chapter format help build reading comprehension, vocabulary, and fluency.
The Boy and the Bayonet
This historical fiction book is based on a story by the African-American poet and playwright, Paul Laurence Dunbar. It features full-color illustrations, compelling text, and chapter format to build reading comprehension.
The Story of My Life
Things aren't going well for Lexi. She's stuck in remedial gym class and suffering from writer's block. But when some girls find and read her diary, things get surprisingly better. This realistic fiction book is written in a compelling diary format.
Practice Makes Perfect
Baseball fans will love this illustrated fiction reader about two friends--one who's good at math and one who's good at sports--who must collaborate in order to beat the best team in the league.
Victoria would rather play football than be a cheerleader, and her stepbrother would rather be a cheerleader than play football in this realistic fiction book featuring full-color illustrations, compelling text, and chapter format.
The End of Chocolate
In this realistic fiction book, in Zoe's and Joey's family, baking chocolate chip cookies every weekend is a tradition. But when the Earth's cocoa trees are decimated by mealybugs, will they be able to adapt to a world without chocolate?
A World without Blue
In this science fiction book, Taj and Tessa work as Color Mixers at a secret lab in Antarctica. When Tessa accidentally deletes the color blue, her mistake reverberates across the planet. Will they find a way to bring blue back to the world?
The Day the World Stopped Rhyming
In the magical town of Fable, the nursery rhyme characters who live there have one job, and that's to rhyme. But when the town loses its license to rhyme, Little Miss Muffet must team up with Spider to fix it in this humorous fiction reader.
In this sci-fi reader Anna is the youngest crew member on a team of the brightest scientists exploring a distant planet. Just when her robot cat finally finds a live specimen, he goes missing, and it's up to Anna to lead a rescue mission to find him.
A Martian Adventure
In this science fiction reader, Miri hates living on Mars with her exobiologist parents and her robotic dog, Ruff. But one day, she makes a startling discovery that makes her re-evaluate whether living on Mars is so bad, after all.
Secrets Aboard the Barnard Star
Sohrab and Bruno have lived their entire lives aboard the spaceship Barnard Star. When the captain of the ship announces someone has been stealing people's water rations, Sohrab and Bruno are determined to solve the case.