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Children - Science & Nature Books

Climate Action: What Happened and What We Can Do Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062943309
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Published: HarperCollins - February 23rd, 2021

Meet the young activists who are using their voices and minds to fight climate change.

Did you know that the past five years have been the hottest ever recorded? Or that over seven million people participated in the global Climate Strike? We’re facing a very real problem, but there’s hope.

First Friend: How Dogs Evolved from Wolves to Become Our Best Friends Cover Image
By Kersten Hamilton, Jaime Kim (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780374313432
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 9th, 2021

With lyrical text by Kersten Hamilton and luminous illustrations by Jaime Kim, First Friend is an exploration of how the wild wolves became dogs, and how we learned to communicate and grow alongside the creatures we love.

Long, long ago, when the world was new…a girl met a pup.

Lovely Beasts: The Surprising Truth Cover Image
By Kate Gardner, Heidi Smith (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780063019751
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 5th, 2021

A stunning debut picture book that encourages kids to look beyond first impressions by sharing unexpected details about seemingly scary wild animals like gorillas, rhinoceroses, and more. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6.

Wow! Look What's In The Forests Cover Image
ISBN: 9780753475690
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Published: Kingfisher - February 2nd, 2021

Which tree is as tall as a skyscraper ? Who lives high up in the trees? Is there really a ghost bear? Find out the answers to these questions, and lots more, in this book featuring tree, leaves, animals on the ground, at the top of a tree and everything in between.

Wow! Look What Robots Can Do! Cover Image
By Ste Johnson (Illustrator), Andrea Mills
ISBN: 9780753475447
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Published: Kingfisher - February 2nd, 2021

Discover an amazing world of robots, how they save lives, the tasks they do, and what the world of robots could be like in the future. Learn surprising facts in this lively and fascinating picture book all about robots.

1000 Words: Science: Build Knowledge, Vocabulary, and Literacy Skills Cover Image
ISBN: 9780744026528
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Published: DK Children - January 19th, 2021

This picture word book of 1000 first science words is the perfect STEM book for helping children learn.

This book introduces key scientific concepts while broadening children's vocabulary and strengthening their early reading and writing skills. Every picture-packed page is full of things such as sounds, light, senses, and machines, with words for each image.

Tales of the Rails: Legendary Train Routes of the World Cover Image
By Ryan Johnson (Illustrator), Nathaniel Adams, Little Gestalten (Editor)
ISBN: 9783899558456
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Published: Little Gestalten - November 24th, 2020

Jump on board a visual journey that will draw readers young and old into the magic of traveling by train, the sense of adventure and discovery as you look around at the world passing by. Learn about the trains like the bullet train Shinkansen and the most ambitious, daring and important train routes ever constructed. From Australia to Wales, each route is unique.

Dear Earth…From Your Friends in Room 5 Cover Image
By Erin Dealey, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780062915320
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Published: HarperCollins - December 1st, 2020

"A well-thought-out presentation of an important environmental message." —Kirkus

Exploring the Elements: A Complete Guide to the Periodic Table Cover Image
By Sara Gillingham (By (artist)), Isabel Thomas
ISBN: 9781838662318
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 18th, 2020

A graphically stunning, comprehensive introduction to the chemical elements that make up our universe for ages 8-14

This artful and accessible guide to the periodic table — the ultimate reference tool for scientists worldwide — names all 118 chemical elements and helps young readers understand the remarkable ways we have learned to use them.

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Into The Forest Cover Image
ISBN: 9781547604579
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - November 17th, 2020

The world is rich with marvelous forests and amazing communities of plants, animals, fungi, and minute creatures that populate them. Marvel at the peaceful twilight of the deciduous forest, where birds gather twigs, bats shelter in tree trunks, and the carpet of fallen leaves becomes small creatures' homes.

Let's Get Tiny!: Jumping Into the Science of the Smallest Part of Matter with Quantum Physics Cover Image
ISBN: 9781492680659
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - December 1st, 2020

It's time to bring Chris Ferrie's unique brand of learning to the next level of readers beyond Baby University with a new series--Everyday Science Academy Peek into a microscope with Dr. Chris and learn we are all made of atoms

Solids, Liquids, Gases, and Plasma Cover Image
By David A. Adler, Anna Raff (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780823448395
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Published: Holiday House - January 5th, 2021

Explore physics in this early introduction to the states of matter, starring a goofy dog and his all-too-human family.

Zippy art and clear explanations introduce the basic characteristics of four states of matter and how they change from one state to another. Totally up-to-date, this book for elementary school children includes plasma, now covered in all curricula.

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