Usborne and Kane Miller Books
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Usborne Illustrated Grammar and Punctuation
Author Jane Bingham
A new illustrated dictionary full of clear, straightforward explanations to understand the underlying rules of grammar and punctuation. Includes explanations of the rules of grammar and punctuation, descriptions of parts of speech, and lots of examples to reinforce understanding. A must-read for children and adults alike!
Geo-Tour II textbook Grades 3-5
Usborne La Escuela de Buenas Maneras de Dona Carmela SPANISH TITLE (School of manners)
Un libro con fabulosas ilustraciones que nos cuenta el día extraordinario de un pequeño mapache llamado Alberto en la escuela de doña Carmela. Al principio, Alberto tiene malos modales, pero las lecciones en el aula de compartir y el laboratorio de escucha atenta, el almuerzo en el comedor con sus compañeros, los libros de la biblioteca del buen habla y el día de la deportividad tendrán un efecto transformador en nuestro amiguito.
A charmingly illustrated picture book about a little raccoon called Algernon and his extraordinary day at Miss Molly’s school. Algernon’s manners are bad at first... but lessons in the Sharing Studio and Listening Carefully Lab, lunchtime in the Dining Hall, the Library’s lovely language books and Good Sports Day soon have a transformative effect.
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¡Es hora de olvidarse un rato del ordenador y la tableta! Este libro animará a los niños a salir de casa y a disfrutar del mundo sin ayuda de la tecnología. Incluye consejos y sugerencias geniales para aprender y divertirse en multitud de sitios sin techo ni paredes. Age 6+
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Este libro es un antídoto infalible contra el aburrimiento: jeroglíficos, juegos de mesa, adivinanzas, instrucciones montar un teatro de marionetas y mucho, mucho más. Con instrucciones paso a paso e ilustraciones que estimularán la creatividad de los niños. Ages 6+
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Usborne Illustrated Stories from Aesop
Illustrated Stories from Aesop to Read-Aloud or for a child reading on their own
35 moral-teaching stories from Aesop
morals taught: pride, trickery, greed, quarrels, friendship, cunning, retorts, comeuppance
Usborne Young Beginners Bundle or Single Titles
Ages 3 and up
An exciting beginning reading series for young children, with lots of pictures and very simple, easy text. $4.99 Each or $24.94 for 5 books.
Night & Day Animals
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Usborne Young Beginners Under the Ground
Take a journey down into the ground and discover all the fascinating creatures that live in burrows, dens, tunnels and nests. Along with foxes, rabbits and ants, find out about burrowing birds, tunneling tarantulas, and strange blind rats that live underground.
Usborne Beginners Under the Sea
Usborne Beginners are colorful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full color illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text. Developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton. Carefully selected Internet links to exciting websites to find out more. Great reading practice for children who prefer fact to fiction.
Accelerated Reader level2.9
Extreme Adventures Grizzly Trap
By Justin D'Ath
In Grizzly Trap, Sam Fox is on a trip to North America with his Cub Scout pack when their bus crashes down a canyon. Some of the group are seriously injured, so Sam and two cubs set off to find help. But Sam is thousands of miles from home, in the middle of the American wilderness. A wilderness full of howling wolves, and a massive, unpredictable grizzly bear that’s following them . . .
The pace of all of the Extreme Adventure novels keeps readers gripped from the first page to the last. Sam is bounced so quickly from oneadventure to another, readers will hardly have time to breathe.
Bear Grylls Books
Bear Grylls Extreme Planet
Extreme Planet is a whirlwind tour of the globe, seeking out the highest, deepest, wildest, thinnest, coolest, hottest, scariest, smelliest things on the planet. It’s a fantastic journey around the world.
Bear Grylls Adventures The Blizzard Challenge
Each book in the Bear Grylls Adventures series follows a different child at an outdoor activity camp. Once they are given the compass, they meet Bear in an amazing place and learn new skills and facts they can take back with them to their real life. There is so much information, and so much fun in these inspirational adventures.
Thanks to thecompass, Olly finds himself on a glacier. Bear Grylls, his guide, is waiting. The only way home is to trek across frozen lakes and through deep snow drifts — and there’s a blizzard coming… Can Olly meet the challenge? Ages 7-10
Usborne Activity Books
Usborne Complete Book of Art Ideas
Children to explore the uses of a range of materials including chalk, paint and pencil, elastic bands, salt and watercolor through a number of highly imaginative projects.
Spiral-bound for Lay-Flat use
Ages 9 and up
Usborne Drawing Animals
Learn how to draw all kinds of animals, from polar bears and orangutans to kangaroos and pandas, with this inspiring book. Simple, step-by-step instructions explain techniques such as shading with chalk pastels and painting with watercolors. Includes QR links to download free images and watch video clips with drawing tips and inspiration.
Usborne Art Ideas Drawing Cartoons
This inspiring book is brimming with ideas for drawing cartoons. Easy step-by-step instructions show you how to create all kinds of cartoons, from funny animals and superheroes, to flick-book animations. Age 9+
Usborne Art Ideas Drawing Faces
This innovative book is brimming with easy ideas for drawing faces. Simple, step-by-step instructions show you how to create portraits, caricatures and cartoons, using pencils, pens, pastels and paints. Age 9+
Writing Books & Journals
Usborne Nature Journal
Perfect for nature lovers of all ages, this inspirational journal has lovely illustrations, intriguing facts and beautifully designed pages with plenty of space for your own notes and drawings. With links to specially selected websites for tips on sketching outdoors and identifying plants, animals and insects. Perfect resource for Homeschooling!
Wherever you are and wherever you dream of going, this inspirational journal will be your trusty travel companion. The beautifully designed pages include lots of space to plan a dream trip, stick in mementos, write about things you’ve seen and sketch landmarks and wildlife. With 14 pages of beautiful maps, and website links for more inspiration.
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Making magazines is fun and easy – and this marvelous guide offers advice every step of the way. Learn how to write 5-star reviews and intriguing articles, make giggle-inducing comics and zines, showcase your artistic skills and much more. Includes links to specially selected websites for inspiration, hints and tips.
Ages 8+ to High school
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Usborne/ Kane Miller Social Studies
Wonders of Our World A Shine-A-Light Book
Journey across our world to explore natural and man-made marvels. Peer inside ancient buildings, climb mighty mountains, dive under the surface of the sea, and much more when you shine a light behind the page and see...
Shine a flashlight behind the page or hold it to the light to reveal what is hidden in and around different places and things. Discover a world of great surprises!
Usborne The Big Picture Book of Planet Earth
Where in the world would you most like to go? You could join a stampede of wildebeest in the Serengeti, dive to the deepest parts of the ocean, climb soaring mountain peaks in the Himalayas or take a gondola ride along the canals of Venice. This spectacular picture book has it all - taking readers on a fascinating tour of our amazing planet.
Navigate your way through the Galapagos Islands, track down buried treasure, search for a long-lost temple and much more in this entertaining map-themed activity pad. Each brightly illustrated map is crammed full of things to spot and puzzles to solve. The tear-off sheets are great for sharing, and all the answers are given at the back of the pad.
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Usborne A Short History of the World
Friends, Romans, citizens of the world - do you want to take a fast-paced trip through time? All of human history is here, from hunter-gatherers in the Ice Age to technological innovators in modern times. With bitesize narrative accounts, lively illustrations, timelines, maps and links to specially selected websites to bring history alive. Ages 9+ HB
Usborne Book of World History
Empires, Civilizations, Age of Revolutions, Crusades, Warriors, Exploration, and more.
Scheduled on the Grade 3 Manual
Great supplement for starting World History in elementary grades
Usborne Understanding Politics & Government
An informative guide to political systems, elections, voting and government and issues including feminism, human rights, freedom of speech and fake news, all explained with clear text and bright, infographic style illustrations. Includes tips on how to argue and debate, a glossary, and links to specially selected websites with more information.
Usborne Geography Encyclopedia w/Atlas
Scheduled in 8th Grade Earth Science
Scheduled in 4th for Cultures /Geography
Also, great supplement to have on hand to cover Geography lessons
See Inside Flap Books
Usborne Lift-the-Flap How Your Body Works
Lift the flaps to uncover the amazing inner workings of your very own body- from your bones, blood, and brain to the bacteria in your belly.
Ages 6 and up
Usborne See Inside Oceans
An Usborne Flap Book
Splash! Dive Down deep and go on an incredible journey into our oceans. With over 80 flaps to lift, discover the mind-boggling array of animals and plants that live there, and find out why -without the oceans- life of Earth wouldn't even exist.
Usborne Flap Book See Inside Bridges, Towers & Tunnels
Delve behind the scenes to look inside bridges, tunnels and towers around the world. Lift the flaps to reveal the mechanics and engineering of constructions including the Channel Tunnel connecting England and France, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the tallest building in the world, and many more. Age 7+
Usborne My First Reference Book About Nature
The Usborne Outdoor Book
The Usborne Write-In Little Children's Nature Activity Book NEW!
This colorful activity book is packed with nature-themed puzzles, things to spot, coloring, drawing and doodling activities. Match baby animals to their mothers, color in flowers and insects, spot-the-difference between countryside scenes and much more. With four pages of stickers and all the answers at the back of the book.
The Usborne Write-In Nature Activity Book NEW!
Grab a pen and tackle nature-themed puzzles, mazes, spot the difference, colouring in and lots more in this write-in activity book. Learn about animals and plants too, from bugs in the garden to turtles and dolphins in a coral reef. With answers at the back of the book and links to websites with video clips, fun facts and even more activities.