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A Dog in the Cave: The Wolves Who Made Us Human Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780544286566
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 14th, 2017

We know dogs are our best animal friends, but have you ever thought about what that might mean? 

Fossils show we’ve shared our work and homes with dogs for tens of thousands of years. Now there’s growing evidence that we influenced dogs’ evolution—and they, in turn, changed ours.


Blood, Bullets, and Bones: The Story of Forensic Science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062387639
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 20th, 2018

Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ever-evolving science of forensics. This nonfiction book is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 7 to 8, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.


Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918 Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781101931462
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 9th, 2018

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a fascinating look at the history and science of the deadly 1918 flu pandemic--and its chilling and timely resemblance to the worldwide coronavirus outbreak.


Challenge Everything: An Extinction Rebellion Youth Guide to Saving the Planet Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781843654643
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Published: Pavilion Children's - September 8th, 2020

A call to action from an inspiring young environmental activist


The Science of Natural Disasters: When Nature and Humans Collide (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619308589
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - January 15th, 2020

An informative and compelling book for ages 12 to 15 about both the science and human sides of natural disasters, full of hands-on investigative activities and research projects along with real-world connections that encourage kids to dive deeper into a topic that directly affects them.


The Human Genome: Mapping the Blueprint of Human Life (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
By Carla Mooney, Tom Casteel (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619309074
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - August 15th, 2020

A fascinating tour of the human genome and the role of genetics in our lives Hands-on science investigations and STEM research projects help readers ages 12 to 15 discover a mysterious part of their own bodies--their genes

Have you ever wondered why you look the way you do? The answer lies in your human genome, the code of life.


The Great American Dust Bowl Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781328740878
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Published: Etch/HMH Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

“A complete visual package.” —Booklist, starred review

On a clear, warm Sunday, April 14, 1935, a wild wind whipped up millions upon millions specks of dust to form a duster—a savage storm—on America’s high southern plains.

The sky turned black, sand-filled winds scoured the paint off houses and cars, trains derailed, and electricity coursed


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


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.


We Are the Weather Makers: The History of Climate Change Cover Image
By Tim Flannery, Sally M. Walker (Adapted by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780763646561
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Published: Candlewick - March 9th, 2010

Every young person who cares about preserving the planet needs to know what’s inside this book—and follow the authors’ call to action.


Dy Drn Prjcts Evl Gns (Evil Genius) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781259861468
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Published: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing - November 25th, 2016

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Design, build, and pilot custom drones―no prior experience necessary


Inside the Human Body (Inquire & Investigate) Cover Image
By Carla Mooney, Tom Casteel (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619309036
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - August 15th, 2020

A fun and informative introduction to the bodily systems that keep us alive Hands-on science experiments and STEM research projects help readers ages 12 to 15 discover an amazing world--their own bodies

What is the most complex machine on earth? The human body


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