Reading National Geographic

Author: Catherine Lutz,Jane Lou Collins

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 9780226497242

Category: Social Science

Page: 309

View: 9420

Discusses the ways that the magazine and its authors and editors have both passively and actively shaped American opinions of other cultures and caused us to reflect on our own culture.
Posted in Social Science

Reading National Geographic

Author: Catherine Lutz,Jane Lou Collins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780226497242

Category: Social Science

Page: 309

View: 5463

Discusses the ways that the magazine and its authors and editors have both passively and actively shaped American opinions of other cultures and caused us to reflect on our own culture.
Posted in Social Science

National Geographic Readers: Wolverines (L3)

Author: Melissa Stewart

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426332246

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 1250

Superhero and comic book force? Sure, but also a real-life animal! Find out in this Level 3 Reader how fierce wolverines, who are expert survivors, can be even more fantastic than those in movies and graphic novels. Journey through harsh cold and rugged mountain ranges to see how wolverines take down prey, raise their young, and live in one of the world's harshest environments. Learn about how their bodies adapt for survival, and about the animal's challenges in a warming world. National Geographic Readers' combination of expert-vetted text, along with brilliant images and a fun approach to reading has proved to be a winning formula with kids, parents and educators. Level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for fluent readers. Each reader includes text written by an experienced, skilled children's books author, a photo glossary, and interactive features in which kids get to reinforce what they've learned in the book.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

Freedom Readers

Author: Fran Downey,National Geographic Learning,Nonie K. Lesaux,Lada Kratky,Dr Nancy Frey,Sylvia Linan Thompson,Deborah J Short

Publisher: National Geographic Learning

ISBN: 9780792280385

Category: Education

Page: 12

View: 7476

Single copy of Freedom Readers. Find out why reading was so important to slaves and how some African-American slaves beat the odds and found freedom through reading.
Posted in Education

National Geographic Readers: Go Cub!

Author: Susan B. Neuman

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426315953

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 5916

Join the little lion cub on his day of adventures on the African savanna. Watch him run, jump, play, eat, and sleep, cuddle with mom, and roll around with his brother and sister. Told in simple yet lively text built with sight words and using picture icons to aid reading, National Geographic Pre-readers will enchant kids just beginning their journey with books.
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National Geographic Readers: Jump Pup!

Author: Susan B. Neuman

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426315961

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 6236

Come along as little puppy goes out exploring in the world. Along the way he meets new friends, big and small, and sees amazing sites, but can't wait to get back home to mom. Told in simple yet lively text built with sight words and using picture icons to aid reading, National Geographic Pre-readers will enchant kids just beginning their journey with books.
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National Geographic Readers: Swing Sloth!

Explore the Rain Forest

Author: Susan B. Neuman

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426316003

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 1206

Come along on an adventure through the rain forest. Along the way, you'll meet new friends big and small, see amazing sights, and learn all about the creatures that make their home in the rain forest. Told in simple yet lively text built with sight words and using picture icons to aid reading, National Geographic Pre-readers will enchant kids just beginning their journey with books. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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National Geographic Readers: Swim Fish!

Explore the Coral Reef

Author: Susan B. Neuman

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426315996

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 9310

Hooray! We're going to the beach! Do you know what kind of animals live in the ocean? You'll see fish swim, dolphins leap, and jellyfish float by. Told in simple yet lively text built with sight words and using picture icons to aid reading, National Geographic Pre-readers will enchant kids just beginning their journey with books.
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National Geographic Readers: Titanic

Author: Melissa Stewart

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426312792

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 1871

Get kids reading with cool information about the subjects that interest them the most. National Geographic Readers are high-interest, exciting, and easy to read. The latest in the series, Titanic is no exception. Just in time for the 100th anniversary of the Olympic-class passenger liner's ill-fated journey, this title is replete with brilliant photographs and exclusive in-depth coverage including Bob Ballard's 1985 discovery. Brought to you only as National Geographic can, the industrial feat of the powerful ship, the tragedy of the wreckage, and the fascinating stories of survival bring the historical significance of the Titanic to a new audience in this level 3 reader.
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Animal Armor (National Geographic Readers)

Author: National Geographic Kids,Laura Marsh

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1426330367

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 2537

Packed with beautiful and engaging photos, kids will learn all about these fantastic creatures. Learn about animals with shells, scales, and spikes! This Reader is carefully leveled for an early independent reading or read aloud experience, perfect to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!
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National Geographic Kids Readers: Buzz Aldrin (L3) (Readers)

Author: National Geographic Kids,Kitson Jazynka

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1426332084

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 8069

Blast off and experience humankind's first steps on the moon in this new biography about Buzz Aldrin, perfect for fluent readers! You'll learn about astronaut Aldrin's life – from his childhood, his work on NASA's Apollo 11 mission, and his dream to get humans to Mars.
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National Geographic Readers: ¡Agárrate, Mono! (Pre-reader)

Author: Susan B. Neuman

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426332343

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 8429

¡AHORA EN ESPAÑOL! Sigue la historia de un monito que aprende sobre la vida en la jungla. Obsérvalo colgándose de las ramas, columpiándose de árbol en árbol y andando sobre la espalda de su mamá. Este libro para principiantes utiliza vocabulario simple e imágenes divertidas para captar el interés y desarrollar las habilidades de lectores que recién empiezan a leer. Las locas travesuras, el humor y la información divertida hacen que esta lectura sea un placer. Los libros de National Geographic han tenido mucho éxito en la categoría competitiva de libros para principiantes, y este libro contribuye a este éxito con el mismo texto cuidadosamente nivelado e imágenes maravillosas. Ahora la serie se expande más allá de los niveles de la escuela primaria para llegar a los principios de la relación entre el niño y la lectura. Los libros Pre-Lectores de National Geographic utilizan la representación visual, la repetición y el reconocimiento para enseñar a los niños la base de esta hermosa habilidad.
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National Geographic Kids Readers: Bugs (Pre-reader)

Author: Shira Evans

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426330332

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 742

Young readers learn all about insects in this new Pre-reader from National Geographic Kids. Through text features such as a vocabulary tree and wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to vocabulary in concept groups, helping them make connections between words and expand their understanding of the world. Along with brilliant photos and a fun approach to reading, National Geographic Readers are a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators.
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Mother Teresa (L1) (National Geographic Readers)

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1426333498

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1948

Follow the young Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu as she grows up, travels far from home, and becomes one of the most beloved figures of our time: Mother Teresa. This new leveled reader from National Geographic Kids journeys from Ireland to India, portraying the charity and hard work of Mother Teresa and the nuns who followed in her footsteps.
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National Geographic Readers: Mummies

Author: Elizabeth Carney

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426312733

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 8730

Why were mummies mummified? These mysterious corpses provide a fascinating window on the past of cultures worldwide. Mummies has plenty of ghoulish intrigue to keep young readers reading. This irresistible title provides the solid science behind the myths and guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for kids at level 2. Mummies is a compelling combination of fun, facts, jokes and captivating photography. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
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Tide Pools (L1) (National Geographic Readers)

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1426333455

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1728

Bright starfish, spiky sea anenomes, sea cucumbers, mussels, and colorful fish! Peak into these vibrant shoreline pools and discover amazing ocean habitats teeming with life!
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National Geographic Kids Readers: Animal Homes (Pre-reader)

Author: Shira Evans

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426330294

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 8404

Young readers learn all about animal abodes--from cozy dens to towering trees--in this new Pre-reader from National Geographic Kids. Through text features such as a vocabulary tree and wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to vocabulary in concept groups, helping them make connections between words and expand their understanding of the world. Along with brilliant photos and a fun approach to reading, National Geographic Readers are a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

National Geographic Readers: Coral Reefs

Author: Kristin Rattini

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426321155

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 6576

In this level 2 reader, young readers explore the amazing underwater world of coral reefs. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud and for independent reading.
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National Geographic Readers: Planets

Author: Elizabeth Carney

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426312814

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 4861

This brilliantly illustrated book taps into children's natural curiosity about the vast world of space. This level 2 reader, written in simple language that is easy for young readers to understand, introduces children to our solar system, including all of the planets and dwarf planets, and lots of fascinating fun facts. This reader helps cultivate the explorers of tomorrow! This high-interest, educationally vetted series of beginning readers features the magnificent images of National Geographic, accompanied by texts written by experienced, skilled children's book authors. The inside back cover of the paperback edition is an interactive feature based upon the book. Level 1 books reinforce the content of the book with a kinesthetic learning activity. In Level 2 books readers complete a Cloze letter, or fun fill-in, with vocabulary words. Releases simultaneously in Reinforced Library Binding: 978-1-4263-1037-9 , $13.90/$15.95 Can National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
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Foxes (L2) (National Geographic Readers)

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1426334931

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 3142

Mysterious, cunning, smart, and sleek, foxes are one of kids' favourite animals. Learn all about this fantastic forest canine!
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