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Kindergarten to 3rd Grade Collection Option 1

Awesome Animal Lives

An eagle snatches up a mouse in one quick swoop. Meanwhile, a dolphin dives after some slippery fish. Animals’ lives are full of excitement and danger. Through infographics, powerful photography, and a nonfiction beginning reader format, behaviors readers can explore the habitats, life cycles, and behaviors of some very awesome animals.

Black Rabbit Books © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1-2

Calm Classes

My name is Caring Koala. Welcome to my calm class where we look after our minds and bodies. Not sure how to get started? No need to worry, that’s why I’m here to help! Sit down, relax, and let’s learn how to take care of ourselves.

Bearport Publishing © 2023

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
2-3
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Community Places

Time for errands! We drop off books at the library and send letters at the post office. Places like these keep our communities running! This series takes students who are just starting to read independently into familiar places in their communities. Simple, predictable text and bright, Colorful photos introduce each place, while features such as diagrams and labels reinforce the text. Take a walk around your community with this fun series!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
K

Eco Journeys

When we throw a glass jar, plastic bottle, or soda can in the trash, it goes straight to the landfill. But if we take another simple step, there could be a new life awaiting each item. When we recycle, we go on an eco journey as items get turned into something new. Help save the planet as we learn all about how small actions can have big impacts!

Bearport Publishing © 2023

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
2-3

Spot the Differences

Can you spot the differences? Readers will learn to distinguish common animals while learning about their appearances, habitats, and behaviors with this fun, interactive series! Carefully levelled text relays information about both animals and asks readers to name which is shown in the photos. Answers appear upside down on the bottom of each page, making reading for learning easy and fun.

Jump! © 2022

Binding Type
Reinforced Binding
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Why Does My Body Do That?

Growl! Burp! Achoo! Our bodies make many sounds. But what do all these sounds mean? Explore the wild, wacky, and (sometimes) downright gross things our bodies do. From burps to sneezes, hiccups to yawns, engaging STEM topics with clear text and bright photos make science fun. A simple infographic refreshes the content for visual learners as they finish flipping through the body books young readers won’t want to put down.

Bearport Publishing © 2023

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Kindergarten to 3rd Grade Collection Option 2

A Healthy Life

From eating nutritious foods to exercising to spending time with friends, each of our daily activities contribute to living healthy lives! In this series, readers will learn about the different ways to practice healthy living. Each title defines an element of healthy living by breaking down different ways it affects our lives. Narrative examples demonstrate specific behaviors, a question prompts active thinking about each topic, and a toolbox shows readers what will help them live a healthy life!

Bellwether Media © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1

Amazing Migrations

Amazing Migrations introduces early fluent readers to some of the most amazing animal migrations in a fun, fictional approach. Readers will learn about the appearances, habitats, life cycles, behaviors, diets, and survival techniques through the perspective of animals as they embark on their journeys. Bright, fun illustrations match the storylines to enhance imagination, and tightly controlled text helps children enhance reading skills.

Jump! © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
2

My Favorite Dog

Packed with information about their favorite furry friends, this is the series for dog lovers! Each title features informative sidebars, detailed infographics, vivid photos, and a glossary.

Kaleidoscope Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3

EyeDiscover

EYEDISCOVER is an exciting fusion of print, video, and audio, designed to engage children at the kindergarten to grade 2 levels in a fresh new way. Each optic readalong in this collection pairs the tactile experience of a printed book with interactive online content that truly brings each page to life.

AV2 © 2022

Binding Type
Hardback
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Forces in Motion

Have you ever wondered how things move? Investigate Forces in Motion with this high-interest approach to key science curriculum. Each book includes clear, simple text with approachable examples and vibrant images. Let's get moving!

Bearport Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1

Happy Holidays!

Let’s celebrate! This series for beginning readers introduces basic facts about popular holidays from around the world, including when they happen and why. Simple, predictable text and bright, Colorful photos take readers through the traditions of each celebration, including decorations, activities, and foods. Features highlight favorite activities and important aspects of each holiday. Students just starting to read independently will be ready to celebrate with this festive series!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
K

Kindergarten to 6th Grade Collection Option 1

Agent Danger

Will Washington plays a secret agent in the hit kids’ TV show Code Name Danger, based on the bestselling book series. What no one realizes is that he’s also a real-life undercover spy. Juggling filming, spy missions, and-ugh!-schoolwork is tough business. But Agent Danger is up for the task!

Flux (Jolly Fish Press) © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3 - 4

Animal Babies

Is there anything young readers love more than baby animals? This series features some of the most adorable baby animals in the world. Controlled text paired closely with attention-grabbing images is sure to build confidence in students' reading skills while they learn about these cute and cuddly animal babies.

Bearport Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Anti-Bias Learning: Social Justice in Action

The Social Justice Standards from Learning for Justice are a proven framework for developing anti-bias in students. This series shows the Social Justice Standards in action in school and in the community, modeling best practices for young readers as they learn to interact with others and themselves. Engaging inquiry-based sidebars encourage students to think, create, guess, and ask questions around the content.

Cherry Lake Publishing © 2021

Binding Type
Reinforced Binding
Reading Level
3

My Favorite Music

Each title in this series explores a well-known genre of music, providing facts about its origins and the instruments used.

AV2 © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Sequence National Landmarks

Future engineers and architects will love insight into how America’s most famous national landmarks were engineered, designed and built. A progressive timeline highlights the building sequence from idea to execution. These nonfiction early chapter books make an excellent choice for elementary STEM units.

Amicus © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Spotting Differences

The animal kingdom is full of look-alikes! Young readers will dig into physical and behavioral traits of each animal to spot the differences between each pair. Full spread side-by-side comparisons point out special characteristics of each animal, while labeled photos and picture glossaries visually define difficult vocab words within the low-level text. Beginning readers will be able to tell these doppelgängers apart in no time!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Unofficial Guides

The Unofficial Guides series explores the various aspects of today's most popular games and programs including Apex Legends, LEGO Mindstorms, Fortnite, Minecraft, Animal Crossing, Among Us and more! Each collection covers topics ranging from basic to advanced. This series is perfect for the hands-on techie.

Cherry Lake Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
5

Kindergarten to 6th Grade Collection Option 2

Curious about Cool Rides

How is a top fuel dragster like a rocket? How do you soup up a hot rod? Build on kids’ natural curiosity about the high-interest topic of vehicles with a fun question-and-answer format that reinforces inquiry skills. A Stay Curious! Learn More feature models research skills while simple infographics support visual literacy.

Amicus © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Exploring Biomes

Where can you find Earth’s different biomes? Which biomes are the coldest, wettest, and warmest? Learn about the climate, geology, geography, wildlife, and resources of each biome in this high-interest STEM series. Each book highlights a specific biome, highlighting its vital role on Earth and the importance of protecting and preserving it.

Jump! © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
2

How It Works

Submarines dive, rockets soar to space, and computers process information. But how do these things work? In this title, readers will explore the science behind common machines and vehicles through levelled text and engaging photographs. Special features show the machine’s parts, break down how they work, and explain what people do to control the machine. Each book closes by discussing what future machines will look like and asking readers to join in.

Bellwether Media © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Meet the Community Helpers!

Meet the Community Helpers! introduces emergent readers to community helpers with fun, simple storylines and bright illustrations. Each title focuses on a day in the life of a community helper, highlighting his or her roles and responsibilities. These fully-illustrated books provide a supportive educational fiction reading experience with a focus on sight words, tightly controlled vocabulary, repetitive text patterns and sounds, and fun illustrations to match the storylines and enhance imagination. Children will develop reading skills by learning about the important jobs of the helpers they see and interact with in their communities.

Jump! © 2022

Binding Type
Reinforced Binding
Reading Level
1

Spotting Differences

The animal kingdom is full of look-alikes! Young readers will dig into physical and behavioral traits of each animal to spot the differences between each pair. Full spread side-by-side comparisons point out special characteristics of each animal, while labeled photos and picture glossaries visually define difficult vocab words within the low-level text. Beginning readers will be able to tell these doppelgängers apart in no time!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

X-treme Facts: Space

Did you know that the planet Mercury is slowly shrinking? Or that people grow a little taller while in space? Learn these cool facts and so much more in this engaging series all about space. Readers will explore STEM curriculum in a fun and enticing way that is so fun they will forget that they are learning. Written with a sense of humor, this series is especially wonderful for reluctant readers.

Bearport Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

4th to 8th Grade Preview Collection Option 1

Black Voices on Race

The United States has been reckoning with race and racism since its inception. Black creatives of all types-novelists, poets, musicians, singers, actors, directors, and more-have used their chosen media to illuminate this struggle and articulate the experience of being Black in America. This fascinating series, written by Black authors, tells the stories of eight Black creatives whose artistic and cultural contributions have expanded the collective conversation on race. Each book summarizes the person’s life and career to date, drawing attention to their accomplishments and how they have spoken out as a voice on race.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3 - 5

In the Clutch

It all comes down to this: The final buzzer. The bases loaded. The last chance to break a tie. In the Clutch hooks readers with a do-or-die moment from little league sports, then rewinds to show how the books’ young athletes found themselves needing to perform under pressure.

Flux (Jolly Fish Press) © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3 - 6

The World of Snakes

The World of Snakes invites young readers to learn about these fascinating reptiles. Each book explores a type of snake including where it lives, what it eats, and much more.

AV2 © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3

U.S. Government: Need to Know

With the confusing political discourse in today's world, it can be hard to understand the United States Government. "U.S. Government: Need to Know" will walk struggling readers through key curriculum about the U.S. government including who works in each branch, what they do, and how all of the branches work together. Featuring infographics and SilverTips for Success, readers will review key concepts from the books to reinforce their comprehension followed by test-taking tips.

Bearport Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
2

U.S. National Parks

Put on your hiking boots and get ready to explore mountains, canyons, coastlines, and more! This series takes readers on a trip to some of the most popular national parks in the United States. Along the way, levelled text and crisp photographs introduce the formation, human history, animals, and activities of each park. Special features include animal profiles, diagrams, maps, lists of top sites, and more. Each book concludes with a full-spread list of stats, an animal food web, and a timeline!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
4

World War II

World War II was one of the defining events of the 20th century. This informative series helps readers understand the events that caused the war, the many parts of life the conflict affected, the key battles, and the lasting impacts the war had around the world. Each book includes historic photos, two "A Closer Look" special features, as well as a table of contents, infographics, critical thinking questions, a reading comprehension quiz, a glossary, additional resources, and an index.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
5 - 6

4th to 8th Grade Preview Collection Option 2

Animal Superpowers!

ZIP! ZAP! POOF! It's the super animals! Read about their superpowers in action through exciting stories, informative sidebars, detailed diagrams, vivid photos, and a glossary.

Kaleidoscope Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Black Voices on Race

The United States has been reckoning with race and racism since its inception. Black creatives of all types-novelists, poets, musicians, singers, actors, directors, and more-have used their chosen media to illuminate this struggle and articulate the experience of being Black in America. This fascinating series, written by Black authors, tells the stories of eight Black creatives whose artistic and cultural contributions have expanded the collective conversation on race. Each book summarizes the person’s life and career to date, drawing attention to their accomplishments and how they have spoken out as a voice on race.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
3 - 5

Chapter Books

Flux (Jolly Fish Press) © 2022

Binding Type
Paperback
Reading Level
3 - 7

Dangerous Journeys

Explorers boldly venture into places that most people would never dare to go. In this hi-lo series, readers will learn about what it takes to journey into some of the most dangerous places on Earth. Crisp images bring these areas to life, and engaging text informs readers about the dangers that await in them and how they can be overcome. Special features include a map, a famous explorerprofile, a preparation checklist, and more. Are you brave enough to depart on one of these dangerous journeys?

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3

Make It!

Practice being a maker with Make It! Each title in this series includes interesting information and hands-on activities to help young makers start exploring their interests.

AV2 © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
5

STEM and the Human Body

This series introduces young readers to different parts of the human body and how they function together. Each title explores a body system and its main organs, along with facts about keeping the system healthy.

AV2 © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
4

World War II

World War II was one of the defining events of the 20th century. This informative series helps readers understand the events that caused the war, the many parts of life the conflict affected, the key battles, and the lasting impacts the war had around the world. Each book includes historic photos, two "A Closer Look" special features, as well as a table of contents, infographics, critical thinking questions, a reading comprehension quiz, a glossary, additional resources, and an index.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
5 - 6

Young Adult Collection Option 1

Odysseys in the Environment

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7

Rising Stars

The future is now. The next generation of amazing athletes is already taking over, and these young stars are gearing up to take their sports to new heights. Learn about these dynamic young players in Rising Stars. With engaging text, fact boxes, and action photographs, these books will prepare you to cheer on the biggest sports stars for years to come.

Flux (Press Box Books) © 2019

Binding Type
Paperback
Reading Level
4-8

Teen Problems

Teen Problems explores the various struggles teens face in today’s society. Readers will learn about challenges for LGBTQ teens, suicide, anxiety, cyberbullying, depression, and sexual violence. Each book includes source notes, a graphic that presents key information visually, and an annotated bibliography to facilitate deeper research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

LIGHT Literature Studies

Weigl © 2018

Binding Type
Reading Level

Odysseys in Outdoor Adventure

Every day, explorers and adventurers push their limits as they venture farther, faster, deeper, and higher into the natural world. Odysseys in Outdoor Adventures invites advanced readers along on a journey to experience six outdoor activities like never before. With color photographs complementing the comprehensive texts, these titles feature a sophisticated design that depicts the tamer version of each activity before plunging into the breathtaking endeavors of thrill-seekers. Exploratory side panels provide further information, and colored glossary terms assist in making the text accessible to a wide range of learners.

Creative Education © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-7

Stand Alone Nonfiction Title

Advancing technology revolutionized health care in the twentieth century. The Medical Revolution: How Technology Is Changing Health Care explores the many ways that revolution continues in the current century. The book discusses new techniques for diagnosing disease, operating on patients in less invasive ways, providing care and treatment to patients living in remote areas, and more easily and safely storing medical data.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Young Adult Collection Option 3

Drug Risks

This series gives readers a full understanding of the use of specific, commonly abused substances. Books will discuss the scope of the problem, addiction, other consequences of drug use, prevention strategies, and the challenges of treatment and recovery. Personal accounts, comments from experts, and relevant facts add insight and interest.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Odysseys in Artistry

From the immortal sculptures of Michelangelo to the timeless music of Mozart, the world's greatest artists have managed to create works that retain their relevancy through decades and centuries of change. With historical and color illustrations andphotographs complementing biographical texts, Odysseys in Artistry invites advanced readers along on a journey to experience the lives of famous artists like never before.

Creative Education © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-7

Rising Stars

The future is now. The next generation of amazing athletes is already taking over, and these young stars are gearing up to take their sports to new heights. Learn about these dynamic young players in Rising Stars. With engaging text, fact boxes, and action photographs, these books will prepare you to cheer on the biggest sports stars for years to come.

Flux (Press Box Books) © 2019

Binding Type
Paperback
Reading Level
4-8

Young Adult Collection Option 4

Elements of Chemistry

Weigl © 2019

Binding Type
Reading Level

Giants of Rap and Hip Hop

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

LIGHT Literature Studies

Weigl © 2018

Binding Type
Reading Level

Odysseys in Mysteries

Some of history's most mysterious phenomena involve tales so incredible that they blur the lines between fact and fiction. Odysseys in Mysteries invites advanced and curious readers along on a journey to explore legendary sites and creatures like never before. Encounters, rumors, and hoaxes are laid out along with scientific facts, official investigations, and real events, allowing for fascinating examination of the creature or location in question. These titles feature a sophisticated design peppered with eye-catching photographs and illustrations, sidebars, and colored callouts, encouraging readers to decide for themselves: could this mystery be solvable? The truth is out there-for someone to find!

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7

Smartphones and Society

Smartphones and Society examines how smartphones have changed different aspects of daily life. Readers will learn how these devices have shaped society in both positive and negative ways. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Kindergarten to 1st Grade Nonfiction

A Healthy Life

From eating nutritious foods to exercising to spending time with friends, each of our daily activities contribute to living healthy lives! In this series, readers will learn about the different ways to practice healthy living. Each title defines an element of healthy living by breaking down different ways it affects our lives. Narrative examples demonstrate specific behaviors, a question prompts active thinking about each topic, and a toolbox shows readers what will help them live a healthy life!

Bellwether Media © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1

Activities We Do

From celebrating holidays to taking care of pets, there are all sorts of activities we do. Each title in this informative set describes an activity in our daily lives.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Amazing Trains

Calling all young train fans! Each book in this series welcomes kids aboard a specific type of train. Readers will move underground in subways, aboveground on monorails, and around downtown via city trains. High-speed trains will rush readers to final destinations fast enough to earn their bullet trains nickname.

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.6 (Quiz #192551)

Animal Babies

Is there anything young readers love more than baby animals? This series features some of the most adorable baby animals in the world. Controlled text paired closely with attention-grabbing images is sure to build confidence in students' reading skills while they learn about these cute and cuddly animal babies.

Focus Readers © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1

Animal Colors

Animals paint the world with Color! Readers of this series will discover what gives birds, mammals, and other creatures their vivid hues. Learn how animals use their Color to blend in, stand out, and survive in the wild!

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.8 (Quiz #197116)

Animal Life Cycles

How long do butterflies live? What are baby frogs called? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more in this engaging series about the life cycles of different animals. Levelled text and vivid photography highlight basic facts about each animal, while special features further illustrate the animal’s diet, size, and life stages. Each book concludes with a full-page feature that helps readers visualize the animal’s life cycle. This series about animals growing up is a great choice for growing readers!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
1

Animals

This series introduces early readers to some of the world's most fascinating animals. With simple text and vibrant photos, each book helps readers learn about the animal's appearance, behavior, diet, and more.

Focus Readers © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Animals of the Arctic

The Arctic is a barren land of blustering winds and sub-zero temperatures unfit for many of Earth's animals. But some have evolved to make this frozen world their home. Each title in Animals of the Arctic is filled with descriptions of adaptations, from special coats to inventive behaviors, explaining how animals survive in the Arctic!

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.5 (Quiz #500627)

Animals of the Coral Reef

Coral reefs are among the busiest biomes on Earth! These warm-water habitats are full of animals specially made to thrive in the reefs. This colorful series takes young readers on a journey to the world's coral reefs. Along the way, simple text and vibrant photos will explore how animals adapted to live in the reefs. Special features help readers explore the range, adaptations, conservation status, and diet of each coral reef creature.

Bellwether Media © 2022

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
1

Animals of the Desert

The desert is one of the most extreme biomes on Earth! Temperatures skyrocket as the sun rises and quickly plummet as it sets. These extremes have not stopped animals from making it their home. From roadrunners excreting salt to conserve water to bighorn sheep going days without a drop, this series explores the special ways animals of the desert have adapted to survive in this harsh biome.

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.5 (Quiz #509077)

Animals of the Forest

A twig snaps near a stand of tall trees. Something is on the move. Is it a powerful gray wolf, or a sneaky raccoon? This series for young readers explores the forest biome and the animals that live there, offering low-level text and vibrant photos alongside features that highlight range, conservation status, and diet. Readers will learn how animals are specially adapted to thrive in the forest!

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.2 (Quiz #508230)

Animals of the Grasslands

The sun beats down on the African savanna, while icy winds whip across the Great Plains in North America. There's nothing to shelter the animals that live in this wide-open biome from the harshness of these elements, so they must find other ways to survive. Profiles, maps, and other features support low-level text telling all about how animals have adapted to the grassland biome they call home.

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.6 (Quiz #502258)

Animals of the Mountains

Thin, cold air and steep slopes make mountaintops formidable to most animals. But some species thrive at these high altitudes! This low-level series examines alpine animals and how they adapt to their high-up homes. Features illustrate the range, diet, and adaptations of each animal to support levelled text. Young readers can find out what life is like on top of the world!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
1

Animals of the Rain Forest

The hot, humid rain forest is habitat to more than half of the world's plant and animal species! From colorful toucans to enormous anacondas, this informative series explores how the animals adapt to survive in the world's most diverse biome.

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.4 (Quiz #500367)

Animals of the Wetlands

Swamps, marshes, and other wetlands are home to some of the world's most interesting animals. But life isn't always easy for these creatures. They must adapt to escape predators, find food, and build shelter in their watery habitats. Packed with features such as animal profiles and range maps, this low-level series will give readers a sneak peek into the lives of the animals that make homes in the wetlands biome.

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.5 (Quiz #502241)

Animals on the Farm

Which animals will you see on the farm? Woolly sheep may be grazing in the pasture while tiny ducklings paddle across the pond. Maybe you can collect milk from a cow or eggs from a chicken. Young readers will explore the characteristics and lives of common farm animals in this low-level series.

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.5 (Quiz #193188)

Beginning to End

Most things have a beginning and end that are easily identified. But what about all the steps in between? Each title in this low-level series allows early readers to follow a product's path from start to finish! Maps point out where each product begins its journey, while another feature displays the important elements needed to get a finished product. Life cycle charts offer readers a visual summary of what they have learned, and impact features highlight how each product affects the world.

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
1

Big Machines

People have created all kinds of vehicles and machines. Each one has different parts and does different jobs. This series introduces early readers to several big and impressive machines, as well as the ways and places people use them.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Celebrating Holidays

Kids see popular holidays marked on the calendar, but do they know why the days have special status? This series offers beginning readers first looks at major celebrations linked to seasons, faiths, and people groups. Fun and meaningful traditions get prime attention, some even being featured as side bar activities.

Bellwether Media © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.3 (Quiz #188919)

Character Education

Kindness, honesty, respect, and responsibility: we value all these traits in ourselves and in others. This series helps young readers understand each of these qualities and learn how to use them in their everyday lives. With second-person opening narratives that place the reader into a relevant situation and examples of how they can exhibit each trait, these books can help young students build positive character!

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Coding is Everywhere

Our lives are filled with computers! We use them to work, play games, learn, and even drive our cars and heat our homes! At the heart of each of these computers is millions of lines of code telling it what to do. But how does that code work? This series introduces young readers to the power of code and how it impacts our daily lives.

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.5 (Quiz #197117)

Community Places

Time for errands! We drop off books at the library and send letters at the post office. Places like these keep our communities running! This series takes students who are just starting to read independently into familiar places in their communities. Simple, predictable text and bright, colorful photos introduce each place, while features such as diagrams and labels reinforce the text. Take a walk around your community with this fun series!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
K

Cool Cats

People have long loved cats for their companionship and simplicity. These books dive into the history, physical traits, and personality of each unique cat. Find out what makes each breed special in its own, cool cat way in this series for young readers.

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.3 (Quiz #192500)

Everyday Engineering

Engineers design structures that take our breath away. But how do these structures work? From towering skyscrapers to high-speed roller coasters, this series introduces young readers to some of the greatest feats of engineering. Explore the different types of each structure and learn about the science that makes them possible!

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.4 (Quiz #197128)

Fall Is Here

The fall season brings many changes, such as colder weather and changing leaves. This fun series explores the activities and natural wonders that people can enjoy in the fall.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Favorite Pets

Furry and feathered friends abound in this fun series! These simple introductions to common pets engage beginning readers and guide them with simple, predictable text and bright, colorful photos. Features including labeled diagrams of the pet’s home and examples of favorite toys reiterate facts from the main text. Which is your favorite pet?

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Forces in Motion

Have you ever wondered how things move? Investigate Forces in Motion with this high-interest approach to key science curriculum. Each book includes clear, simple text with approachable examples and vibrant images. Let's get moving!

Bearport Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1

Happy Holidays!

Let’s celebrate! This series for beginning readers introduces basic facts about popular holidays from around the world, including when they happen and why. Simple, predictable text and bright, colorful photos take readers through the traditions of each celebration, including decorations, activities, and foods. Features highlight favorite activities and important aspects of each holiday. Students just starting to read independently will be ready to celebrate with this festive series!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
K

Insects Up Close

This series is a microscope for bug lovers. Detailed photographs make insects larger than life for readers to study signature body parts and behaviors. These animal introductions reveal the hidden lives of ants, butterflies, fireflies, and their other insect relatives.

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.5 (Quiz #195519)

Let's Play Sports!

There is a sport for everyone! This series introduces students to the ins and outs of sports played all around the world. Leveled text details the positions, rules, and equipment needed for each sport. Special features highlight important equipment and maneuvers, while field and court layouts add visuals to support the text. These low-level books will inspire young readers to discover their sport and get out and play!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.5 (Quiz #509093)

Little Blue Readers: All About Me

People do many different things. They see many different things. They live in many different areas. This fun series helps young readers explore these differences.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
PK-1

Little Blue Readers: Animal Parts

Animal parts come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. This exciting series shows young readers the incredible diversity of the animal kingdom. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making it a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Little Blue Readers: Animals Live Here

From deserts to rain forests, animals live all over the world. This exciting series offers young readers a look into the many animals that live in Earth's diverse climates.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Little Blue Readers: Around the World

Life can be very different depending on what part of the world a person is in. This vibrant series helps young readers explore the many ways that people live around the world. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making it a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Little Blue Readers: Baby Farm Animals

Farms are home to some of the world’s cutest baby animals. This adorable series gives early readers an up-close look at some of the most charming farm animals. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
PK - 1

Little Blue Readers: Colors in My World

From blue sky to green plants, colors are all around us every day. This fun series helps young readers spot the different colors in the places they live. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making it a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
PK-1

Little Blue Readers: Dealing with Challenges

From the death of a loved one to moving to a new city, growing up involves changes, new experiences, and challenges. This thoughtful series affirms children in the complex emotions involved with change, and offers ways of building resilience in the face of life's many challenges. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Little Blue Readers: Field Trips

Field trips are always a great way to spend a day. This fun series offers young readers a fun look at several popular field trips.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Little Blue Readers: How I Feel

People experience a wide range of emotions. These high-interest texts foster emotional intelligence in young readers, exploring common causes, responses, and coping skills to various emotions. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Little Blue Readers: I Can Do It

Cleaning up, staying healthy, and tying one’s own shoes are some of the earliest life skills that children learn. In this fun series, early readers build vocabulary and reading confidence as they explore these important life skills. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers. Each book also has a table of contents, picture glossary, and index.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
PK - 1

Little Blue Readers: I Got a Pet

A pet can be a wonderful addition to a family, and this adorable series offers young readers a look at ten of the most popular animals. Each book discusses the animal's behavior along with the type of care that owners must provide. Each book includes simple text and vibrant photos, making this series a perfect choice for beginning readers. Each book also has a table of contents, picture glossary, and index.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Little Blue Readers: If I Were an Animal

All animals move, eat, and behave in different ways. This exciting series lets young readers experience life from the perspective of some of Earth's most interesting animals. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Little Blue Readers: Living Green

From planting trees to reusing clothes, there are many ways children can help the environment. This engaging series empowers children to make a difference in their communities by living green. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers. Each book also has a table of contents, picture glossary, and index.

Focus Readers © 2023

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Little Blue Readers: Math Basics

Counting, adding, and measuring are valuable skills that all children must learn. This informative series uses high-interest topics to guide young readers through a variety of math basics. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making it a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
PK - 1

Little Blue Readers: My Family

Everyone has a family, but all families are different. This series explores similarities and differences in where families live, who makes up a family, and what they eat and celebrate.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Little Blue Readers: Taking Care of Myself

From eating nutritious foods to getting enough sleep, developing healthy habits can set children up for success. This informative series provides tips on building the habits that will lead to greater physical, mental, and emotional health. Each book includes easy-to-read text and vibrant photos, making this series a great choice for beginning readers.

Focus Readers © 2022

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Little Blue Readers: Things I Like

Some people like dancing or building. Others like cats and dogs. This high-interest series will help young readers explore the things they like.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
PK-1

Machines with Power!

Vroom! Engines roar and wheels turn in this fun series. Exciting facts about different machines engage beginning readers while simple, predictable text and bright, colourful photos aid them on the first step of their literacy journey. Features including labelled diagrams of the machine’s parts and examples of the machine in action reiterate facts from the main text. This series is sure to get kids revved up about reading!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Meet the Community Helpers!

Meet the Community Helpers! introduces emergent readers to community helpers with fun, simple storylines and bright illustrations. Each title focuses on a day in the life of a community helper, highlighting his or her roles and responsibilities. These fully-illustrated books provide a supportive educational fiction reading experience with a focus on sight words, tightly controlled vocabulary, repetitive text patterns and sounds, and fun illustrations to match the storylines and enhance imagination. Children will develop reading skills by learning about the important jobs of the helpers they see and interact with in their communities.

Jump! © 2022

Binding Type
Reinforced Binding
Reading Level
1

Mighty Machines in Action

"Ready to work" describes the heavy-duty machines featured in this series. They are made to dig, haul, transport, and rescue, usually with incredible horsepower or speed. Each book in this set is geared up to show young readers the amazing things each mighty machine can do!

Bellwether Media © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.0 (Quiz #188849)

Ocean Animals

Dive in for an underwater adventure! Simple, predictable text and bright, colorful photos introduce amazing undersea creatures to beginning readers while helping them gain confidence in reading. Features including labeled diagrams of the animals and food graphics reinforce information and new vocabulary. This beginning series is sure to help young students make a splash with reading!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
K

Opposites

Introduces readers to the concept of opposites through the pairing of big and small. Simple text, straightforward photos, and a photo glossary make this title the perfect primer on a common pair of opposites.

Focus Readers © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Our Government

From the president to those working at the community level, government leaders help shape the United States! This low-level series highlights the basics of the country’s most important government positions, detailing what they do, where they work, and why they’re important. Added features include job requirement graphics, charts of how leaders work together, and questions that prompt readers to consider how they would handle being a government leader.

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

People at Work

From schools to fire stations, people work in many different places. This fun series explores the kinds of jobs people do based on where they work.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Responsible Citizenship

Living responsibly makes the world a better place! Young readers will learn all about how to be responsible citizens in this low-level series. Simple text tells the importance of responsible citizenship, while crisp images provide clear examples. Special features reinforce the text, showing the benefits of acting responsibly and the consequences of the opposite. This series will empower kids to make the right choices!

Bellwether Media © 2022

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
1

Saddle Up!

Get ready to gallop! This fun and informative series is tailor-made for readers chomping at the bit for horse books. Each title explores a different horse breed’s appearance, history, and activities through levelled text and bright photos. Special features such as coat color charts, maps, timelines, and activity graphics bring even more to the stable in this fact-filled series.

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.2 (Quiz #509089)

Seasons of the Year

What makes each season unique? This series explores the new blooms of spring, the heat of the summer sun, the colorful leaves of fall, and the cold and snow of winter. It introduces young readers to the shifting weather, animal adaptations, and other changes associated with each of the four seasons.

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.2 (Quiz #193060)

Simple Machines Fun!

Pulleys, levers, and wedges have been around for thousands of years! This title introduces young readers to the science behind these simple machines and how they make our lives and work easier every day. Features such as diagrams explain tough concepts, while experiments let readers test the machines themselves. Readers will discover just how fun simple machines can be!

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.3 (Quiz #502206)

Sports

This series introduces early readers to some of the world's most exciting sports. With simple text and vibrant photos, each book helps readers learn about the sport's objective, rules, equipment, and more.

Focus Readers © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Spot the Differences

Can you spot the differences? Readers will learn to distinguish common animals while learning about their appearances, habitats, and behaviors with this fun, interactive series! Carefully levelled text relays information about both animals and asks readers to name which is shown in the photos. Answers appear upside down on the bottom of each page, making reading for learning easy and fun.

Jump! © 2022

Binding Type
Reinforced Binding
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Spotting Differences

The animal kingdom is full of look-alikes! Young readers will dig into physical and behavioral traits of each animal to spot the differences between each pair. Full spread side-by-side comparisons point out special characteristics of each animal, while labeled photos and picture glossaries visually define difficult vocab words within the low-level text. Beginning readers will be able to tell these doppelgängers apart in no time!

Bellwether Media © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Spreading Kindness

No matter what's going on in the world, individuals can choose to act with kindness and respect. This series introduces young readers to eight ways they can make a difference in their families, schools, and communities.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
1 - 2

Spring Is Here

From baby animals to rain showers, the spring season brings many changes. This charming series explores the activities and natural wonders that people can enjoy in spring.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K-1

Symbols of American Freedom

The United States was founded on freedom. The many symbols that represent this liberty build patriotism and a sense of community. This introduction for young readers explains the meaning, history, and importance of these symbols that celebrate the freedom of the United States.

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.9 (Quiz #500682)

Weather

This series introduces readers to the science behind common kinds of weather. Each title defines and describes one type of weather and explains the process that causes it to appear.

Focus Readers © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Where I Live

Home can mean many things. It can be the street a person lives on or the planet that supports us all. This engaging series gives young readers a high-level look at their place in the world.

Focus Readers © 2021

Binding Type
Hardcover
Reading Level
K - 1

Why Does My Body Do That?

Growl! Burp! Achoo! Our bodies make many sounds. But what do all these sounds mean? Explore the wild, wacky, and (sometimes) downright gross things our bodies do. From burps to sneezes, hiccups to yawns, engaging STEM topics with clear text and bright photos make science fun. A simple infographic refreshes the content for visual learners as they finish flipping through the body books young readers won’t want to put down.

Bearport Publishing © 2023

Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

2nd to 3rd Grade Nonfiction

A Pet What?!

Pets come in all shapes and sizes, and this series proves it! Each engaging title explores the personalities and behaviors of unique pets from around the globe. The books introduce readers to the best care practices for each pet, including what they eat, where they sleep, how they play, and how to keep them healthy. Special features such as profiles, supply lists, and care duties checklists offer even more pet care information.

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2
Accelerated Reader
2.6 (Quiz #508301)

Amazing Migrations

Amazing Migrations introduces early fluent readers to some of the most amazing animal migrations in a fun, fictional approach. Readers will learn about the appearances, habitats, life cycles, behaviors, diets, and survival techniques through the perspective of animals as they embark on their journeys. Bright, fun illustrations match the storylines to enhance imagination, and tightly controlled text helps children enhance reading skills.

Jump! © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
2

Animal Tag Teams

The animal kingdom is full of unlikely friendships! From the grasslands of Africa to the middle of the ocean, animals across the world team up to trade food, protection, and much more to help one another survive. This series about symbiotic relationships proves that opposites attract!

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2
Accelerated Reader
2.9 (Quiz #500368)