Oil Spill

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0064451216
Release Date: 1994-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Did you know that an oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year? Berger and Mirocha focus on one of the worst spills in history—the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill—to explain in simple terms and with bold, full color illustrations why oils spills happen, how experts clean up after them, and what effect spilled oil has on ocean plants and wildlife. "A good introduction to the subject."––BL. 1994 "Pick of the Lists" (ABA) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1995 (NSTA/CBC)

Beyond Picture Books

Author: Barbara Barstow
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 083523519X
Release Date: 1995-01
Genre: Education

A bibliography that suggests books for beginner readers is accompanied by subject, title, illustrator, readability level, and series indexes

Differentiating for Success

Author: Mary McMackin
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781496606532
Release Date: 2016-06-16
Genre: Education

"In this book, Nancy Witherell and Mary McMackin share easy-to-follow lesson plans that address key reading skills for students in grades 3-5"--

The Sea

Publisher: R.I.C. Publications
ISBN: 9781741264593
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Beaches

"The wide variety of activities in this book extend across many learning areas, particularly science and society and environment. The book covers predominantly factual information about sea, compiled in such a way as to develop simple understandings and motivate early learners to extend their learning beyond its contents." -- P. i.

Oil Spills

Author: Walker Duden
ISBN: 0780740327
Release Date: 1994-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year. This book focuses on one of the worst spills in history--the Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill--to explain in simple terms and with bold, full-color illustrations why oil spills happen, how they are cleaned up and what effects spilled oil has on our ocean plants and wildlife.

Books to Build On

Author: E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 9780307567215
Release Date: 2009-10-14
Genre: Education

A companion volume to the highly successful series of textbooks for grades one through six, Books to Build On lists books and other print resources--organized by topic--related to the material covered in the textbooks, designed to encourage further study.

Making facts come alive

Author: Rosemary A. Bamford
Publisher: Christopher-Gordon Publishers
ISBN: UOM:49015002547124
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Education

Look Out for Turtles

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0064451569
Release Date: 1996-01-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Turtles are among the oldest living creatures in the world. They have been on earth for nearly 200 million years! In Look Out for Turtles! readers will discover why these creatures have survived so long. Hard shells protect many turtles from harm. Colorful markings on their shells help some turtles to blend in with their surroundings. Different kinds of turtles can live almost anywhere on land or sea and can eat many kinds of plants and animals...Today turtles must struggle to. survive. They are hunted, and threatened by pollution. There is less and less open space for turtles to live in. If turtles are going to be around for another 200 million years, they are going to need our help!

Spinning Spiders

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064452076
Release Date: 2003-05-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Find out all about the many kinds of webs spiders spin in this level 2 Let′s Read and Find Out. How do spiders spin such large webs? Spiders produce a unique silk that can stretch from wall to wall, or between the legs of a chair. In this book, featuring remarkably realistic artwork by S.D. Schindler, you will learn about the silk spiders produce, the webs they spin, and the prey they capture. You will even learn how to make a web of your own! Ages 5-9

Germs Make Me Sick

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064451543
Release Date: 1995-08-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

With Marilyn Hefner's new full color illustrations, bacteria and viruses have never looked so good! As packed with wit and good humor as with charts and diagrams, this book is still the best explanation of how your body fights germs. ‘An introduction to bacteria and viruses and how each of the two forms attacks cells and makes a person feel sick. The text mixes information with reassurance. . . . A nonthreatening first exposure, administered with a pleasant bedside manner.' 'K. A Reading Rainbow Featured Selection Best Children's Science Books 1995 (Science Books and Films)

Children s Catalog

Author: Anne Price
Publisher: New York : H.W. Wilson
ISBN: UOM:39076001719306
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Cataloging of children's literature