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The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth: Understanding Our World and Its Ecosystems Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399580413
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 18th, 2018

An illustrated tour of the planet exploring ecosystems large and small, from reefs, deserts, and rainforests to a single drop of water—from the New York Times bestselling author of Women in Science.
 


Gender Identity: Beyond Pronouns and Bathrooms (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
By Christine Hallquist (Foreword by), Alexis Cornell (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619307599
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - April 16th, 2019

An informative and project-filled book for middle graders to explore the meaning and history behind LGBTQ rights movements, including biographies of key figures in gender and gay/lesbian history, the context behind today's transgender "bathroom wars" and dozens of activities and research ideas for perspectives and further learning.


The Electric War: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Light the World Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250120168
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 22nd, 2019

The spellbinding true account of the scientific competition to light the world with electricity.


Silver People: Voices from the Panama Canal Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544668706
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 29th, 2016

In 1914, the world celebrated the opening of the Panama Canal, which connected the world’s two largest oceans and signaled America’s emergence as a global superpower. It was a miracle, this path of water where a mountain had stood—and creating a miracle is no easy thing.


Blood, Bullets, and Bones: The Story of Forensic Science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062387622
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 4th, 2016

Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ever-evolving science of forensics.


The Story of Science: Newton at the Center: Newton at the Center Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781588341617
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Published: Smithsonian Books - November 1st, 2005

In volume two, students will watch as Copernicus's systematic observations place the sun at the center of our universe—to the dismay of establishment thinkers.


Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312661045
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Published: Square Fish - November 22nd, 2011

Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species, his revolutionary tract on evolution and the fundamental ideas involved, in 1859. Nearly 150 years later, the theory of evolution continues to create tension between the scientific and religious communities. Challenges about teaching the theory of evolution in schools occur annually all over the country.


Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544633353
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 7th, 2017

In Beastly Brains, Castaldo delves into the minds of animals and explores animal empathy, communication, tool use, and social societies through interviews and historical anecdotes.


The Big Book of Makerspace Projects: Inspiring Makers to Experiment, Create, and Learn Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781259644252
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Published: McGraw-Hill Education Tab - October 19th, 2016

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Start-to-finish, fun projects for makers of all types, ages, and skill levels


Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780544157774
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - August 4th, 2015

Sibert Honor Medalist ∙ Kirkus’ Best of 2015 list ∙ School Library Journal Best of 2015 ∙ Publishers Weekly’s Best of 2015 list ∙ Horn Book Fanfare Book ∙ Booklist Editor's Choice

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina's monstrous winds and surging water overwhelmed the protective levees around low-lying Ne


The Stars: A New Way to See Them Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780544763449
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - December 6th, 2016

This is a clear, vivid text with charts and maps showing the positions of the constellations the year round.


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The Way Things Work Now Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780544824386
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2016

A New York Times Bestseller

Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives.


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