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Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 48, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.
Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.

Advertising & Marketing, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the advertising and marketing industry such as Advertising account executives, Advertising and Marketing managers, Art directors, Models, Photo stylists, and more.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.
Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the agricultural industry such as Beekeepers, Farmers, Food Technologists, Range Managers, and more.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.
American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library, ed. , v.

American Civil War Reference Library offers comprehensive and wide ranging research options on this compelling era of American history. Material in each of the three titles has been reviewed by an independent advisory board for its curriculum relevance and its accessibility to students in grades 6-12.

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1
American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

American Eras: Primary Sources, ed. , v. 1

Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to the era of industrial development in U.S. history.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.
Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the animal care field such as Animal Breeders and Technicians, Animal Caretakers, Animal Handlers, Farmers, Park Rangers, Pet Sitters, Veterinarians, and more.

Animal Senses, ed. , v.
Animal Senses, ed. , v.

Animal Senses, ed. , v.

This book explores how animals interact with the world through their senses since, unlike humans, many animals use their senses in truly unique ways to communicate, reproduce, and survive.

Animation, ed. , v.
Animation, ed. , v.

Animation, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the field of animation such as animators, business managers, directors, editors, producers, and scriptwriters.

Archaeology, ed. , v.
Archaeology, ed. , v.

Archaeology, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in archaeology such as anthropologists, historians, anthropology/archaeology college professors, field technicians and supervisors, and museum curators.

Architecture and Building, ed. , v.
Architecture and Building, ed. , v.

Architecture and Building, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the architecture and building industry such as Architects, Civil engineers, College professors, Drafters, Environmental engineers, and more.

Armed Forces, ed. , v.
Armed Forces, ed. , v.

Armed Forces, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the armed forces industry such as Aviation occupations, Combat specialty occupations, Construction, building, and extraction occupations, Military pilots, Health care occupations, and more.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.
Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'arriba' y 'debajo' a través de oraciones simples y texto repetitivo ilustrado. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Art, ed. 2, v.
Art, ed. 2, v.

Art, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the art industry such as Antiques and art dealers, Costume designers, Creative arts therapists, Education directors and museum teachers, Fashion designers and illustrators, Photographers, and more.

Automotives, ed. , v.
Automotives, ed. , v.

Automotives, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the automotive industry such as Automobile collision repairers, Automobile detailers, Automobile service technicians, Diesel mechanics, Inspectors, Test drivers, and more.

Aviation, ed. 2, v.
Aviation, ed. 2, v.

Aviation, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in aviation such as aeronautical and aerospace technicians, aerospace engineers, aircraft mechanics, customs officials, military pilots, flight Instructors, and travel agents.

Awesome Innovations Inspired by Plants, ed. , v.
Awesome Innovations Inspired by Plants, ed. , v.

Awesome Innovations Inspired by Plants, ed. , v.

This book shows how humans have copied many clever plant tricks. Plants can grow in the most unlikely places, soak up sunlight for energy, and use rain, wind, and animals to spread their seeds. Some plants lure insects for food.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.
Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

This guide presents extensive data on the habitats and ecosystems of more than 1,200 species identified as endangered or threatened by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service. Entries include introductory information with an image of the species; a summary section detailing information on each species; a concluding summary of recovery efforts; and a bibliography of contacts for further information.

Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.
Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.

Broadcasting, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the broadcasting industry such as Actors, Animators, Camera operators, Disc jockeys, Lighting technicians, Production assistants, and more.

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

This book tells the story about a leaf bug who introduces other bugs that also have great camouflaging ability.

Business Managers, ed. 2, v.
Business Managers, ed. 2, v.

Business Managers, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the business industry such as Business managers, Chief information officers, Financial institution officers and managers, Retail managers, and more.

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5
Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 5

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.

Business, ed. 3, v.
Business, ed. 3, v.

Business, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the business industry such as accountants and auditors, event planners, internet executives, office administrators, and stock clerks.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.
Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'cerca' y 'lejos' a través de oraciones sencillas y un repetivo texto ilustrado. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

Chemistry, ed. , v.
Chemistry, ed. , v.

Chemistry, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Chemistry such as Biochemists, Chemical engineers, Environmental technicians, Food technologists, Toxicologists, and more.

Child Care, ed. , v.
Child Care, ed. , v.

Child Care, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Child Care such as Child life specialists, Children's librarians, Guidance counselors, Nannies, Teacher aides, and more

Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.
Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.

Clerks and Administrative Workers, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in clerical occupations such as billing clerks, hotel desk clerks, legal secretaries, office clerks, receptionists, and typists.

Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.
Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.

Coaches & Fitness Professionals, ed. 2, v.

Profiles careers as coaches and fitness professionals such as Aerobics instructors, College sports coaches, Dietitians and nutritionists, Exercise physiologists, Fitness directors, and more.

Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.
Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.

Complementary and Alternative Health Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the complementary and alternative health care industry such as Acupuncturists, Aromatherapists, Ayurvedic doctors and practitioners, Chiropractors, Herbalists, Massage therapists, and more.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.
Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Provides information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Reviews the history of computer science, discusses concepts, and profiles contributors in the field. Also explores the impact of computers on society, with examples in literature and film to illustrate and support trends. Includes illustrations, sidebars, bibliographies, filmographies, timelines, charts, and a glossary. For general audiences.

Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.
Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.

Computer and Video Game Design, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in computer and video game design such as Advertising workers, Art directors, Artists and animators, Computer and video game designers, Computer programmers, and more.

Computers, ed. 5, v.
Computers, ed. 5, v.

Computers, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs in Computers such as College professors, computer science, Computer and video game designers, Computer network administrators, Hardware engineers, Software designers, Webmasters, and more.

Construction, ed. 4, v.
Construction, ed. 4, v.

Construction, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in Construction such as Architects, Bricklayers, Cement masons, Construction inspectors, Roofers, and more.

Construction, ed. 5, v.
Construction, ed. 5, v.

Construction, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs in the construction industry such as architects, cement masons, drafters, electricians, landscape architects, and roofers.

Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1
Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1

Contemporary Hispanic Biography, ed. , v. 1

Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of Latino heritage who form the international Hispanic community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including art, music and literature to science, politics and business.

Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.
Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.

Cosmetology, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in Cosmetology such as Aromatherapists, Barbers, Color analysts and image consultants, Dermatologists, Spa attendants, and more.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Dazzling Decimals, ed. , v.
Dazzling Decimals, ed. , v.

Dazzling Decimals, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, teaches students how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to hundredths. Step by step instructions, tips, and sample problems are also provided.

Design, ed. 3, v.
Design, ed. 3, v.

Design, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in design such as architects, computer and video game designers, drafters, florists, makeup artists, photo stylists, and toy and game designers.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.
Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

Dictionary of American History, ed. 3, v.

The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.
Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

Dinosaurs, ed. , v.

This book explains how paleontologists--dinosaur detectives--uncover the important clues that help us learn about the largest creatures that walked prehistoric Earth.

Discover Rocks, ed. , v.
Discover Rocks, ed. , v.

Discover Rocks, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to what rocks are and how they form. Real-world examples bring to life igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rock. Full-color photographs, a diagram of the rock cycle, a geology-themed project, a table of contents, fun facts, infographics, sidebars, and an index are also included.

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.
Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

This set cover more than 300 of the most important scientific discoveries as defined by a Board of scientists and historians. It aims to present an in-depth treatment of 'curiosity-led science,' as well as directed research that led to important inventions and technologies. It will spark curiosity and engagement among readers, ranging from advanced high school students, to those in college and universities, as well as educated readers.

Earth Science, ed. 2, v.
Earth Science, ed. 2, v.

Earth Science, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in Earth Science such as Botanists, Ecologists, Marine biologists, Meteorologists, Science writers, and more.

Education, ed. 3, v.
Education, ed. 3, v.

Education, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in education such as Adult and vocational education teachers, Career and employment counselors and technicians, College professors, Education directors and museum teachers, Elementary school teachers, English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers, Park rangers, and more.

Electronics, ed. , v.
Electronics, ed. , v.

Electronics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the electronics industry such as Avionics engineers, Cost estimators, Electricians, Inspectors, Quality assurance testers, and more.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopaedia Judaica, ed. 2, v.

Provides an exhaustive and organized overview of Jewish life and knowledge from the Second Temple period to the contemporary State of Israel, from Rabbinic to modern Yiddish literature, from Kabbalah to 'Americana' and from Zionism to the contribution of Jews to world cultures, Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd edition is important to scholars, general readers and students.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.
Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, ed. 3, v.

Designed for the nonspecialist, the Encyclopedia of Business and Finance is a 2-vol. complete reference covering five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems. Drawing on practical professional expertise as well as that of noted scholars, the contributors include executives, government administrators and scholars from leading business programs from around the United States.

Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.

Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, ed. 3, v.

Explores the social, medical, legal and political issues related to drugs and alcohol and associated behaviors. Includes emerging topics and developments in the many fields of addiction studies.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies.

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2, v.

The second edition of a resource that is considered a standard reference in the field. Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors.

Encyclopedia of Small Business, ed. 4, v.
Encyclopedia of Small Business, ed. 4, v.

Encyclopedia of Small Business, ed. 4, v.

Provides entrepreneurs with how-to information that they can apply to their own business. Features revised and expanded coverage to reflect the most current small business topics.

Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2, v.
Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2, v.

Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2, v.

A multicultural biographical source that covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods who have made significant contributions to human culture.

Energy, ed. , v.
Energy, ed. , v.

Energy, ed. , v.

This book explains the fundamentals of energy science and the impact of energy on human life and the environment. Interdisciplinary in nature, it covers topics from such fields as geology, biology, physics, history, sociology, and economics.

Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.
Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.

Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.

Provides a translation of Scribner's Human Diseases and Conditions for Spanish-speaking researchers. Details health and medical information on 280 diseases and conditions.

Engineering, ed. 3, v.
Engineering, ed. 3, v.

Engineering, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Engineering such as Aerospace engineers, Biomedical engineers, Chemical engineers, Nuclear engineers, Software engineers, and more.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.
Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs for career-driven readers interested in managing their own business such as Antiques and art dealers, Bed and breakfast owners, Florists, Franchise owners, Pet Sitters, and more.

Environment, ed. 4, v.
Environment, ed. 4, v.

Environment, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in the environment such as air quality engineers, fish and game wardens, geologists, park rangers, and soil scientists.

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.
Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

Environmental Encyclopedia, ed. 4, v.

Provides in-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues. Each article is written in a nontechnical style and provides current status, analysis, and suggested solutions whenever possible.

Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.
Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.

Environmental Pollution and Health, ed. , v.

Focuses on how pollution impacts both human health as well as environmental health. Discusses the types of pollution, increased awareness of pollution and the negative consequences, and how laws and treaties are being used to curb pollution.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

This book takes readers to the prehistoric era when creatures like Smilodons, Pterodactyls and the Megatooth Shark ruled the land, air, and sea. It features images, games, size comparisons, timelines, a glossary, an index, and more.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.
Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Fashion, Costume, and Culture, ed. 2, v.

Provides facts and information about the cultural, religious, and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century. In 500 entries, detailed information about clothing, hairstyles, tattoos, jewelry, body piercing, feet binding, and other types of fashion or style is examined. Entries explain the fashion or style within the context of the traditions, customs, rituals, and practices.

Fashion, ed. 3, v.
Fashion, ed. 3, v.

Fashion, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Fashion such as Apparel industry workers, Fashion coordinators, Fashion designers, Fashion photographers, Models, Tailors and dressmakers, and more.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Film, ed. , v.
Film, ed. , v.

Film, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in Film such as Actors, Animators, Camera Operators, Film Writers, Screenwriters, Stunt Performers, and more.

Financial Services, ed. 3, v.
Financial Services, ed. 3, v.

Financial Services, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in Financial Services such as Accountants and Auditors, Actuaries, Bank Examiners, Financial Analysts, Financial Planners, Insurance Underwriters, and more.

Flowers, ed. , v.
Flowers, ed. , v.

Flowers, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will find out more about the work of flowers, how they attract help, and how they help plant species survive.

Food, ed. 3, v.
Food, ed. 3, v.

Food, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the Food industry such as Bakery workers, Canning and preserving industry workers, Cooks and chefs, Dietitians and nutritionists, Personal chefs, and more.

Forensics, ed. , v.
Forensics, ed. , v.

Forensics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in forensics such as computer forensics specialists, crime scene investigators, fire investigators, forensic botanists, and forensic toxicologists.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.
Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Introduces a variety of frogs and toads and describes their distinguishing characteristics.

Funky Fractions, ed. , v.
Funky Fractions, ed. , v.

Funky Fractions, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, allows students to apply and extend previous understanding of multiplication and division to multiply and divide fractions. Step by step directions and visual representations are also provided.

Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 3, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 3, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 3, v.

Covers today's leading cases, major statutes, legal terms and concepts, notable persons involved with the law, and important documents. Includes topics such as the Americans with Disabilities Act, capital punishment, domestic violence, gay and lesbian rights, physician-assisted suicide and more.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, ed. 3, v.

This work includes 23 new ethnic groups and contains 152 revised ethnic entries on specific minority groups in the U.S., with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical background and settlement patterns. The encyclopedia also covers ethnoreligious groups such as Jews, Chaldeans and Amish.

Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.
Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.

Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History, ed. 2, v.

Designed to answer such key questions as: How has the U.S. Constitution shaped the economy of the United States? What were the consequences of Prohibition on consumers behavior? This title presents 1,000 entries, era overviews, event/movement profiles, biographies, business/industry profiled, geographic profiles, and more.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.
Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

This book covers the foundations of genes and heredity to give readers a solid understanding of what modern genetics has been built on, before examining the ways in which genetic testing is used to assess genetic risk.

Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.
Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.

Geriatric Care, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in Geriatric Care such as Adult day care coordinators, Financial planners, Geriatric psychiatrists, Hospice workers, and Senior care pharmacists.

Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.
Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.

Geriatric Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in geriatric care such as adult day care coordinators, elder law attorneys, geriatric nurses, hospice workers, and nursing home administrators.

Government, ed. 2, v.
Government, ed. 2, v.

Government, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in government such as Ambassadors, Congressional aides, Customs officials, FBI agents, Mail carriers, and more.

Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.
Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.

Great Depression and the New Deal Reference Library, ed. , v.

Covers the failure of the U.S. economy and its gradual recovery, with special attention to the New Deal, as well as the global situation, including the rise of Hitler. The Almanac covers the era in 16 subject chapters. Biographies profiles 29 major figures of the period. Primary Sources features annotated excerpts from speeches, newspaper and magazine articles, literature, and other documents from the period. For middle school and general audiences.

Great White Shark, ed. , v.
Great White Shark, ed. , v.

Great White Shark, ed. , v.

Great white sharks have one of the most powerful bites in the animal world. Readers will learn about these bites as well as other cool facts about great whites, like where they live, what they look like, and what they like to eat. This book is at a Level 1 and is written specifically for beginning readers. Aligned to Common Core standards & correlated to state standards.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

A completely revised and updated version of the original work published in Germany in 1960, this edition incorporates recent developments in the animal world as noted by prominent advisors and contributors from the scientific community.

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.

This book introduces the essential concepts of programming with simple instructions, and without specialized computer lingo. Fun projects let kids start putting their computer skills into practice and build their own code using Scratch programming and Python, the two most popular languages. Also included are profiles on coding stars and insights in technology such as the Raspberry Pi mini computer.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

This book covers everything from basic arithmetic to the more complex subjects of statistics, geometry, and algebra, using bright, easy to understand visuals and thoughtful explanations to cut through the confusion.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. 2, v.
International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. 2, v.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Covers scholarship and fields that have emerged and matured since the publication of the original international edition. Highlights the expanding influence of economics in social science research and features new articles and biographies contributed by scholars from around the world on a wide array of global topics in the social sciences.

Internet, ed. 3, v.
Internet, ed. 3, v.

Internet, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the internet industry such as Computer and video game designers, Digital agents, Information brokers, Internet security specialists, and more.

Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.
Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.

Landscaping and Horticulture, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in landscaping and horticulture such as Arborists, Beekeepers, Enologists, Farm crop production technicians, Horticulturists, Nursery owners and managers, and more.

Law, ed. 3, v.
Law, ed. 3, v.

Law, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in law such as Bail bondsmen, Bailiffs, Bank examiners, Bounty hunters, Corrections officers, Elder law attorneys, Forensic experts, Lawyers, and more.

Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.
Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.

Learning About the Holocaust, ed. , v.

Offers articles written at the 9th and 10th grade reading levels; includes diary entries and stories about young people who lived during the Holocaust.

Library & Information Science, ed. , v.
Library & Information Science, ed. , v.

Library & Information Science, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in library and information science such as Acquisition Librarians, Archivists, Book Conservators, Children's Librarians, Library Assistants, and more.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.
Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Con este libro ilustrado, los niños pequeños pueden aprender sobre las libras, los pies, y las pulgadas por repetición y frases simples. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.
Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

This book follows the adventures of a young dolphin as it learns from its mother and then joins the other dolphins as they play.

Manufacturing & Distribution USA, ed. 8, v.
Manufacturing & Distribution USA, ed. 8, v.

Manufacturing & Distribution USA, ed. 8, v.

Presents statistics on numerous NAICS classifications in the manufacturing, wholesaling and retail industries. Compiled from the most recent government publications. Covers input-output data by industrial sector when available as well as classifications of leading public and private corporations in each industry.

Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.
Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.

Manufacturing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in manufacturing such as Aerospace engineers, Cost estimators, Industrial designers, Industrial engineers, and more.

Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.
Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.

Mathematics and Physics, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in mathematics and physics such as Accountants and auditors, Actuaries, Architects, Astronomers, Engineers, Mathematicians, Tax preparers, and more.

Mechanics, ed. 3, v.
Mechanics, ed. 3, v.

Mechanics, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the mechanics industry such as Aircraft mechanics, Appliance service technicians, Bicycle mechanics, Diesel mechanics, Elevator installers and repairers, and more.

Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.
Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.

Medical Technicians and Technologists, ed. 5, v.

Profiles jobs as medical technicians and technologists such as Biomedical equipment technicians, Dietetic technicians, Medical laboratory technicians, Radiologic technologists, and more.

Mega Machines, ed. , v.
Mega Machines, ed. , v.

Mega Machines, ed. , v.

This book introduces children to the construction vehicles and processes that are used to construct a new school building.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Se imparte el concepto de los dias de la semana a traves de texto previsible y fotos correspondientes.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Los meses del año se imparten a través de texto y fotos que simbolizan cada mes. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Multiplication Master, ed. , v.
Multiplication Master, ed. , v.

Multiplication Master, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhythmic text, teaches students to understand the properties of multiplication, the relationship between multiplication and division, and the pattern within multiplication rules. Visual representation, sample problems, and easy to follow instructions are also provided.

Multiplication Meltdown, ed. , v.
Multiplication Meltdown, ed. , v.

Multiplication Meltdown, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhythmic text, helps students to gain familiarity with factors and multiples. Visual representations, step by step instructions, sample problems, and tips are also provided.

Music, ed. 2, v.
Music, ed. 2, v.

Music, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the music industry such as Audio recording engineers, Computer and video game sound workers, Disc jockeys, Music producers, Music teachers, Singers, and more.

New Catholic Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.
New Catholic Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

New Catholic Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

This 15 volume, second edition features revised and new articles. Among the 12,000 entries in the encyclopedia are articles on theology, philosophy, history, literary figures, saints, musicians and much more.

New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.

New Dictionary of the History of Ideas, ed. , v.

A six-volume survey of the history of Western thought and culture, presented through 700 alphabetically arranged entries. Each entry explores the origin, cultural interpretations, and historical themes of such subjects as beauty, love, feminism, diversity, and social capital, among many others. For students and general readers.

Newspapers, ed. , v.
Newspapers, ed. , v.

Newspapers, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the newspaper industry such as Art directors, Columnists, Foreign correspondents, Photo editors, Reporters, and more.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.
Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in nonprofit organizations such as Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, Career and employment counselors and technicians, Directors of volunteers, Grant coordinators and writers, HIV/AIDS counselors and case managers, and more.

Oceanography, ed. , v.
Oceanography, ed. , v.

Oceanography, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in oceanography such as aquarists, biological oceanographers, divers and diving technicians, geological oceanographers, and ocean engineers.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.
Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Este libro explora la idea de los opuestos usando 'delante' y 'detrás' como ejemplos.

Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.
Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.

Performing Arts, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in performing arts such as Actors, Circus performers, Comedians, Disc Jockeys, Magicians, Singers, Songwriters, and more.

Personal Services, ed. 2, v.
Personal Services, ed. 2, v.

Personal Services, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in personal services such as Bodyguards, Color analysts and image consultants, Dry cleaning and laundry workers, Household workers, Nannies, Pet sitters, and more.

Photography, ed. 2, v.
Photography, ed. 2, v.

Photography, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in photography such as Camera operators, Exhibit designers, Film and television editors, Photo stylists, Sports photographers, and more.

Physicians, ed. 3, v.
Physicians, ed. 3, v.

Physicians, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs as physicians in medicine such as anesthesiologists, cardiologists, ear, nose, and throat specialists, neurologists, pediatricians, and surgeons.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Politics, ed. , v.
Politics, ed. , v.

Politics, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in politics such as Ambassadors, Campaign Workers, City Managers, Congressional Aides, Federal and State Officials, Foreign Service Officers, Political Speechwriters, and more.

Public Relations, ed. , v.
Public Relations, ed. , v.

Public Relations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in public relations such as Copywriters, Demographers, Event planners, Media planners and buyers, Publicists, and more.

Public Safety, ed. 3, v.
Public Safety, ed. 3, v.

Public Safety, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in public safety such as Airport security personnel, Bodyguards, Border patrol officers, Crime analysts, Detectives, Firefighters, Police officers, and more.

Publishing, ed. 3, v.
Publishing, ed. 3, v.

Publishing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the publishing industry such as Art directors, Bindery workers, Columnists, Editors, Indexers, Reporters, Writers, and more.

Real Estate, ed. , v.
Real Estate, ed. , v.

Real Estate, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the real estate industry such as Architects, Assessors and appraisers, Inspectors, Property and real estate managers, Real estate agents and brokers, and Title searchers and examiners.

Respect, ed. , v.
Respect, ed. , v.

Respect, ed. , v.

This title will introduce readers to what respect is through everyday and relatable examples that they are sure to experience. Inviting covers and fun images throughout will keep readers engaged. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Responsibility, ed. , v.
Responsibility, ed. , v.

Responsibility, ed. , v.

This title will introduce readers to what responsibility is through everyday and relatable examples that they are sure to experience. Inviting covers and fun images throughout will keep readers engaged. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Retail, ed. 3, v.
Retail, ed. 3, v.

Retail, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the retail industry such as Buyers, Cashiers, Florists, Pet shop workers, Supermarket workers, and more.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.
Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

This book covers the human accomplishments in rocket science, including the history of rocketry since the advent of rocket-powered missiles, as well as today’s triumphs and our hopes for the future. It provides explanations of the science behind multi-stage rockets, liquid propellants, and sounding rockets, as well as profiles of pioneers in rocket science, challenges and setbacks in the field, and advice for pursuing a career in rocket science.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'rodear' y 'atravesar' a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Roots, ed. , v.
Roots, ed. , v.

Roots, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will discover how roots help plants survive, from keeping plants anchored in the ground to sucking up water from the soil.

STEM and COVID-19, ed. , v.
STEM and COVID-19, ed. , v.

STEM and COVID-19, ed. , v.

This book examines some of the amazing medicine and technology being created (like a COVID-19 vaccine and antibody therapy) and utilized (like drones and ventilators) to help in the fight against COVID-19. It also explores the incredible things that scientists and engineers can accomplish when faced with a problem as big as a pandemic. Photos and images, glossary terms, and an index are also provided.

Sales, ed. , v.
Sales, ed. , v.

Sales, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the sales industry such as Advertising account executives, Antiques and art dealers, Auctioneers, Commodities brokers, Counter and rental clerks, Financial services brokers, Insurance agents and brokers, and more.

Saltwater Crocodiles, ed. , v.
Saltwater Crocodiles, ed. , v.

Saltwater Crocodiles, ed. , v.

This book explores the life of the saltwater crocodile, the biggest reptile in the world. Readers will learn all that is super-sized about this amazing creature.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Siberian Tigers, ed. , v.
Siberian Tigers, ed. , v.

Siberian Tigers, ed. , v.

This book explores the life of Siberian tigers, the biggest cat in the world. Readers will learn all that is super-sized about this amazing mammal.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.
Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in social work such as adult day care coordinators, alcohol and drug abuse counselors, career and employment counselors and technicians, hospice workers, and social workers.

Solar System Mission, ed. , v.
Solar System Mission, ed. , v.

Solar System Mission, ed. , v.

Vibrant images and a simple introduction about galaxies and the universe lead the reader into a tour of our Sun and all 8 planets and the dwarf planets in our solar system and what lies beyond the eighth planet, Neptune.

Space Exploration, ed. , v.
Space Exploration, ed. , v.

Space Exploration, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in space exploration such as Aerospace engineers, Astrobiologists, Astronauts, Astronomers, Avionics engineers and technicians, Chemical engineers, Pilots, and more.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

From the history of space exploration to the future of 'space business', this set offers a broad survey of the space sciences. Includes biographies of scientists and the space-related job market.

Sports, ed. 4, v.
Sports, ed. 4, v.

Sports, ed. 4, v.

Profiles jobs in sports such as Golf course superintendents, Groundsmanagers and groundskeepers, Jockeys, Professional athletes, Sports broadcasters and announcers, and more.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.
St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, ed. 2, v.

Covers topics and persons in major areas of popular culture: film, music, print culture, social life, sports, television and radio, and art and performance (including theater, dance, stand-up comedy, and other live performance).

Symbiotic Relationships, ed. , v.
Symbiotic Relationships, ed. , v.

Symbiotic Relationships, ed. , v.

This book looks at the amazing relationships between living things, as well as the threats they face and how people can protect them.

Technicians, ed. 3, v.
Technicians, ed. 3, v.

Technicians, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in a broad range of environments, including factories, businesses, science labs, hospitals, and clinics. Job profiles include automobile service technicians, chemical technicians, laser technicians, robotics technicians, and welding technicians.

The Business Book, ed. , v.
The Business Book, ed. , v.

The Business Book, ed. , v.

The Business Book is a primer to key theories of business and management, covering inspirational business ideas, business strategy and alternative business models. One hundred quotations introduce you to the work of great commercial thinkers, leaders, and gurus from Henry Ford to Steve Jobs, and to topics spanning from start-ups to ethics.

The COVID-19 Virus, ed. , v.
The COVID-19 Virus, ed. , v.

The COVID-19 Virus, ed. , v.

This title explains the many new terms kids are hearing, like virus, coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, and COVID-19, and examines the difference between a virus and the illness it causes, how viruses spread, and how to stay healthy. Photos and images, glossary terms, and an index are also provided.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.
The Elements Book, ed. , v.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.

This book profiles every element on the periodic table and describes their properties, when they were discovered, and how they are used in household materials.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, ed. 4, v.

Covers all aspects of the subject including therapies, conditions/diseases, herbs/plants, and people. Identifies numerous types of alternative medicine being practiced today, including reflexology, acupressure, acupuncture, chelation therapy, kinesiology, yoga, chiropractic, Feldenkrais, polarity therapy, detoxification, naturopathy, Chinese medicine, biofeedback, Ayurveda and osteopathy.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer, ed. 4, v.

Comprehensive survey of cancers, cancer drugs, traditional and alternative treatments, side effects and diagnostic procedures.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 4, v.

Includes information on more than 1,700 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, ed. 3, v.

Provides coverage of numerous surgical procedures, medical tests and related topics, such as anesthetics, common lab test and procedures, medications and postoperative care. Entries for medical test and surgical include definition; purpose; demographic information; diagnosis/preparation; aftercare; risks; morbidity and mortality rates; alternatives; and more.

The Little Red Hen: La Gallinita Roja, ed. , v.
The Little Red Hen: La Gallinita Roja, ed. , v.

The Little Red Hen: La Gallinita Roja, ed. , v.

This title, retold in English and Spanish, is an excellent skill-builder for reading and foreign language comprehension. It is a classic tale of magic, imagination, and inspiration.

The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.
The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.

The Manhattan Project, ed. , v.

Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the background to the Manhattan Project; how the project development took form, the people involved in building the atom bomb, and how it led to the end of World War II.

The Princess and the Pea (La princesa y el guisante), ed. , v.
The Princess and the Pea (La princesa y el guisante), ed. , v.

The Princess and the Pea (La princesa y el guisante), ed. , v.

This title, retold in English and Spanish, is an excellent skill-builder for reading and foreign language comprehension. It is a classic tale of magic, imagination, and inspiration.

Therapists, ed. 2, v.
Therapists, ed. 2, v.

Therapists, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs as therapists such as Aromatherapists, Art therapists, Grief therapists, Horticultural therapists, Hypnotherapists, Massage therapists, and more.

Transportation, ed. 3, v.
Transportation, ed. 3, v.

Transportation, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in transportation such as Air traffic controllers, Airplane dispatchers, Civil engineers, Customs officials, Industrial traffic managers, and more.

Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.
Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.

Travel & Hospitality, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in travel and hospitality such as Baggage porters and bellhops, Bed and breakfast owners, Hotel concierges, Interpreters and translators, Ski resort workers, and Travel agents.

Trust, ed. , v.
Trust, ed. , v.

Trust, ed. , v.

This title will introduce readers to what trust is through everyday and relatable examples that they are sure to experience. Inviting covers and fun images throughout will keep readers engaged. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.
U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.

U.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library, ed. , v.

Chronicles and interpretations of the phenomenal waves of immigration to the United States from the earliest times through the period from 1820 to 1930, when the United States was the destination of some 60% of the world's immigrants -- up to the present day, when restrictive policies have temporarily stanched the flow of immigrants.

UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, ed. 3, v.
UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, ed. 3, v.

UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, ed. 3, v.

Provides detailed studies of tribes from all over the United States and Canada, including small tribes and some that no longer exist. Gives detailed yet accessible information on history, religion, art, government, economy, daily life and current social and political issues.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.
UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

This alphabetically organized ten-volume set opens up the entire world of science in clear, nontechnical language. Its 798 entries provide fascinating facts covering the entire spectrum of science, from physical, life, and earth sciences to math, psychology, engineering, technology, and the environment. This edition features 204 new entries and 594 updated entries.

UXL Ignition Science, ed. , v.
UXL Ignition Science, ed. , v.

UXL Ignition Science, ed. , v.

This book is a collection of seventy science projects, each intended to be performed by a group of two to four students. Projects have real-world applications, and each includes step-by-step instructions, budget and timetable estimates, expected outputs, and measures for evaluating success. The goal of the projects is not only to teach important science lessons but also to provide opportunities for students to engage in collaborative, project learning.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 2, v.
West's Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 2, v.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, ed. 2, v.

Provides current information on more than 5,000 legal topics. Includes completely revised articles covering important issues, biographies, definitions of legal terms and more. Covers such high-profile topics as the Americans with Disabilities Act, capital punishment, domestic violence, gay and lesbian rights, and physician-assisted suicide.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.
What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn about the importance of the Earth's natural sources of water, as well as their similarities and differences. Emphasis is also placed on the relationship between humans and these various water sources.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.
What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

This book takes a wide range of meteorological phenomena--including clouds, rain, snow, and fog--and examines their relationship to each other to explain how weather works. Scientific concepts such as energy, temperature, and electricity are described in the context of the weather cycle as well as the various climates on Earth, and how we as humans fit into the scheme.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.
What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about the variety of land formations found around the world--including plains, mountains, canyons, and caves. Key information is highlighted in captions, text boxes, and a glossary, which guide readers in connecting ideas about different landforms.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.
What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

Each step of the life cycle for a variety of living creatures is covered in this book, guiding readers from the first stages of development for many plants and animals—including flowers, insects, fish, and mammals—through later phases and death. Also addressed are the different environments required for each step in the life cycle and the dangers these species may encounter throughout their lives.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.
What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

This book explains features common to all plants’ anatomy and their purpose in each plant’s growth, how various types of plants absorb water, light, and nutrients to grow, and how distinct species have adapted for survival in their surroundings.

World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.
World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.

World War II Reference Library, ed. , v.

Provides background and information on major topics about the World War II period, biographies of significant men and women involved in the war, and primary sources such as full or excerpted speeches, diary entries, newspaper accounts and other original documents.

Writing, ed. 3, v.
Writing, ed. 3, v.

Writing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in writing such as Columnists, Comic book writers and editors, Editors, Food writers, Interpreters and translators, Medical transcriptionists, and more.

Kids

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

This book tells the story about a leaf bug who introduces other bugs that also have great camouflaging ability.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.
Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Frogs and Toads, ed. , v.

Introduces a variety of frogs and toads and describes their distinguishing characteristics.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.
Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

Little Dolphin, ed. , v.

This book follows the adventures of a young dolphin as it learns from its mother and then joins the other dolphins as they play.

Mega Machines, ed. , v.
Mega Machines, ed. , v.

Mega Machines, ed. , v.

This book introduces children to the construction vehicles and processes that are used to construct a new school building.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

This book takes readers to the prehistoric era when creatures like Smilodons, Pterodactyls and the Megatooth Shark ruled the land, air, and sea. It features images, games, size comparisons, timelines, a glossary, an index, and more.

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding, ed. , v.

This book introduces the essential concepts of programming with simple instructions, and without specialized computer lingo. Fun projects let kids start putting their computer skills into practice and build their own code using Scratch programming and Python, the two most popular languages. Also included are profiles on coding stars and insights in technology such as the Raspberry Pi mini computer.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.
Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

This book covers the human accomplishments in rocket science, including the history of rocketry since the advent of rocket-powered missiles, as well as today’s triumphs and our hopes for the future. It provides explanations of the science behind multi-stage rockets, liquid propellants, and sounding rockets, as well as profiles of pioneers in rocket science, challenges and setbacks in the field, and advice for pursuing a career in rocket science.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.
The Elements Book, ed. , v.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.

This book profiles every element on the periodic table and describes their properties, when they were discovered, and how they are used in household materials.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

This book covers everything from basic arithmetic to the more complex subjects of statistics, geometry, and algebra, using bright, easy to understand visuals and thoughtful explanations to cut through the confusion.

Energy, ed. , v.
Energy, ed. , v.

Energy, ed. , v.

This book explains the fundamentals of energy science and the impact of energy on human life and the environment. Interdisciplinary in nature, it covers topics from such fields as geology, biology, physics, history, sociology, and economics.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

From the history of space exploration to the future of 'space business', this set offers a broad survey of the space sciences. Includes biographies of scientists and the space-related job market.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Reviews the history of computer science, discusses concepts, and profiles contributors in the field. Also explores the impact of computers on society, with examples in literature and film to illustrate and support trends. Includes illustrations, sidebars, bibliographies, filmographies, timelines, charts, and a glossary. For general audiences.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.
Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'arriba' y 'debajo' a través de oraciones simples y texto repetitivo ilustrado. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.
Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'cerca' y 'lejos' a través de oraciones sencillas y un repetivo texto ilustrado. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.
Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Con este libro ilustrado, los niños pequeños pueden aprender sobre las libras, los pies, y las pulgadas por repetición y frases simples. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Se imparte el concepto de los dias de la semana a traves de texto previsible y fotos correspondientes.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Los meses del año se imparten a través de texto y fotos que simbolizan cada mes. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.
Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Este libro explora la idea de los opuestos usando 'delante' y 'detrás' como ejemplos.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'rodear' y 'atravesar' a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.
What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn about the importance of the Earth's natural sources of water, as well as their similarities and differences. Emphasis is also placed on the relationship between humans and these various water sources.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.
What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

This book takes a wide range of meteorological phenomena--including clouds, rain, snow, and fog--and examines their relationship to each other to explain how weather works. Scientific concepts such as energy, temperature, and electricity are described in the context of the weather cycle as well as the various climates on Earth, and how we as humans fit into the scheme.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.
What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about the variety of land formations found around the world--including plains, mountains, canyons, and caves. Key information is highlighted in captions, text boxes, and a glossary, which guide readers in connecting ideas about different landforms.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.
What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

Each step of the life cycle for a variety of living creatures is covered in this book, guiding readers from the first stages of development for many plants and animals—including flowers, insects, fish, and mammals—through later phases and death. Also addressed are the different environments required for each step in the life cycle and the dangers these species may encounter throughout their lives.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.
What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

This book explains features common to all plants’ anatomy and their purpose in each plant’s growth, how various types of plants absorb water, light, and nutrients to grow, and how distinct species have adapted for survival in their surroundings.

Spanish

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.
Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'arriba' y 'debajo' a través de oraciones simples y texto repetitivo ilustrado. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.
Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'cerca' y 'lejos' a través de oraciones sencillas y un repetivo texto ilustrado. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.
Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Con este libro ilustrado, los niños pequeños pueden aprender sobre las libras, los pies, y las pulgadas por repetición y frases simples. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Se imparte el concepto de los dias de la semana a traves de texto previsible y fotos correspondientes.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Los meses del año se imparten a través de texto y fotos que simbolizan cada mes. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.
Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Este libro explora la idea de los opuestos usando 'delante' y 'detrás' como ejemplos.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'rodear' y 'atravesar' a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.
Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.

Enfermedades y Trastornos de la Salud, ed. , v.

Provides a translation of Scribner's Human Diseases and Conditions for Spanish-speaking researchers. Details health and medical information on 280 diseases and conditions.

Careers

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.
Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Entrepreneurs, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs for career-driven readers interested in managing their own business such as Antiques and art dealers, Bed and breakfast owners, Florists, Franchise owners, Pet Sitters, and more.

Education, ed. 3, v.
Education, ed. 3, v.

Education, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in education such as Adult and vocational education teachers, Career and employment counselors and technicians, College professors, Education directors and museum teachers, Elementary school teachers, English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers, Park rangers, and more.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.
Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Nonprofit Organizations, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in nonprofit organizations such as Alcohol and drug abuse counselors, Career and employment counselors and technicians, Directors of volunteers, Grant coordinators and writers, HIV/AIDS counselors and case managers, and more.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.
Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Social Work, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in social work such as adult day care coordinators, alcohol and drug abuse counselors, career and employment counselors and technicians, hospice workers, and social workers.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.
Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Agriculture, ed. 2, v.

Profiles jobs in the agricultural industry such as Beekeepers, Farmers, Food Technologists, Range Managers, and more.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.
Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Animal Care, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in the animal care field such as Animal Breeders and Technicians, Animal Caretakers, Animal Handlers, Farmers, Park Rangers, Pet Sitters, Veterinarians, and more.

Animation, ed. , v.
Animation, ed. , v.

Animation, ed. , v.

Profiles jobs in the field of animation such as animators, business managers, directors, editors, producers, and scriptwriters.

ELA

Writing, ed. 3, v.
Writing, ed. 3, v.

Writing, ed. 3, v.

Profiles jobs in writing such as Columnists, Comic book writers and editors, Editors, Food writers, Interpreters and translators, Medical transcriptionists, and more.

Math

Funky Fractions, ed. , v.
Funky Fractions, ed. , v.

Funky Fractions, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhyming text, allows students to apply and extend previous understanding of multiplication and division to multiply and divide fractions. Step by step directions and visual representations are also provided.

Multiplication Meltdown, ed. , v.
Multiplication Meltdown, ed. , v.

Multiplication Meltdown, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhythmic text, helps students to gain familiarity with factors and multiples. Visual representations, step by step instructions, sample problems, and tips are also provided.

Multiplication Master, ed. , v.
Multiplication Master, ed. , v.

Multiplication Master, ed. , v.

This book, through the use of rhythmic text, teaches students to understand the properties of multiplication, the relationship between multiplication and division, and the pattern within multiplication rules. Visual representation, sample problems, and easy to follow instructions are also provided.

Social Studies

Science

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.
Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

This book covers the foundations of genes and heredity to give readers a solid understanding of what modern genetics has been built on, before examining the ways in which genetic testing is used to assess genetic risk.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.
The Elements Book, ed. , v.

The Elements Book, ed. , v.

This book profiles every element on the periodic table and describes their properties, when they were discovered, and how they are used in household materials.

UXL Ignition Science, ed. , v.
UXL Ignition Science, ed. , v.

UXL Ignition Science, ed. , v.

This book is a collection of seventy science projects, each intended to be performed by a group of two to four students. Projects have real-world applications, and each includes step-by-step instructions, budget and timetable estimates, expected outputs, and measures for evaluating success. The goal of the projects is not only to teach important science lessons but also to provide opportunities for students to engage in collaborative, project learning.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, ed. 2, v.

A completely revised and updated version of the original work published in Germany in 1960, this edition incorporates recent developments in the animal world as noted by prominent advisors and contributors from the scientific community.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.
Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, ed. , v.

Provides information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Computer Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Reviews the history of computer science, discusses concepts, and profiles contributors in the field. Also explores the impact of computers on society, with examples in literature and film to illustrate and support trends. Includes illustrations, sidebars, bibliographies, filmographies, timelines, charts, and a glossary. For general audiences.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.
Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

Discoveries in Modern Science, ed. , v.

This set cover more than 300 of the most important scientific discoveries as defined by a Board of scientists and historians. It aims to present an in-depth treatment of 'curiosity-led science,' as well as directed research that led to important inventions and technologies. It will spark curiosity and engagement among readers, ranging from advanced high school students, to those in college and universities, as well as educated readers.

Energy, ed. , v.
Energy, ed. , v.

Energy, ed. , v.

This book explains the fundamentals of energy science and the impact of energy on human life and the environment. Interdisciplinary in nature, it covers topics from such fields as geology, biology, physics, history, sociology, and economics.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures, ed. , v.

This book takes readers to the prehistoric era when creatures like Smilodons, Pterodactyls and the Megatooth Shark ruled the land, air, and sea. It features images, games, size comparisons, timelines, a glossary, an index, and more.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.
Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

Help Your Kids with Math, ed. , v.

This book covers everything from basic arithmetic to the more complex subjects of statistics, geometry, and algebra, using bright, easy to understand visuals and thoughtful explanations to cut through the confusion.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.
Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Con este libro ilustrado, los niños pequeños pueden aprender sobre las libras, los pies, y las pulgadas por repetición y frases simples. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.
Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

Rocket Science and Spacecraft Fundamentals, ed. , v.

This book covers the human accomplishments in rocket science, including the history of rocketry since the advent of rocket-powered missiles, as well as today’s triumphs and our hopes for the future. It provides explanations of the science behind multi-stage rockets, liquid propellants, and sounding rockets, as well as profiles of pioneers in rocket science, challenges and setbacks in the field, and advice for pursuing a career in rocket science.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden 'rodear' y 'atravesar' a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.
Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

Space Sciences, ed. 2, v.

From the history of space exploration to the future of 'space business', this set offers a broad survey of the space sciences. Includes biographies of scientists and the space-related job market.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.
UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science, ed. 3, v.

This alphabetically organized ten-volume set opens up the entire world of science in clear, nontechnical language. Its 798 entries provide fascinating facts covering the entire spectrum of science, from physical, life, and earth sciences to math, psychology, engineering, technology, and the environment. This edition features 204 new entries and 594 updated entries.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.
What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

What Are Rivers, Lakes, and Oceans?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn about the importance of the Earth's natural sources of water, as well as their similarities and differences. Emphasis is also placed on the relationship between humans and these various water sources.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.
What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

What Is Weather?, ed. , v.

This book takes a wide range of meteorological phenomena--including clouds, rain, snow, and fog--and examines their relationship to each other to explain how weather works. Scientific concepts such as energy, temperature, and electricity are described in the context of the weather cycle as well as the various climates on Earth, and how we as humans fit into the scheme.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.
What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

What Is a Landform?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about the variety of land formations found around the world--including plains, mountains, canyons, and caves. Key information is highlighted in captions, text boxes, and a glossary, which guide readers in connecting ideas about different landforms.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.
What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

Each step of the life cycle for a variety of living creatures is covered in this book, guiding readers from the first stages of development for many plants and animals—including flowers, insects, fish, and mammals—through later phases and death. Also addressed are the different environments required for each step in the life cycle and the dangers these species may encounter throughout their lives.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.
What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

What Is the Structure of a Plant?, ed. , v.

This book explains features common to all plants’ anatomy and their purpose in each plant’s growth, how various types of plants absorb water, light, and nutrients to grow, and how distinct species have adapted for survival in their surroundings.

Science: Q1 Abiotic and Biotic Factors and Scientific Inquiry

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.
Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, ed. , v.

This guide presents extensive data on the habitats and ecosystems of more than 1,200 species identified as endangered or threatened by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service. Entries include introductory information with an image of the species; a summary section detailing information on each species; a concluding summary of recovery efforts; and a bibliography of contacts for further information.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.
What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

What Is a Life Cycle?, ed. , v.

Each step of the life cycle for a variety of living creatures is covered in this book, guiding readers from the first stages of development for many plants and animals—including flowers, insects, fish, and mammals—through later phases and death. Also addressed are the different environments required for each step in the life cycle and the dangers these species may encounter throughout their lives.