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    Toilets, Toasters, and Telephones
      Subtitled "the how and why of everyday objects," this book offers a history...
      Author: Rubin, Susan Goldman GED Descriptors: social studies
    Drip, Drip, Drip or the Case of the Leaky Faucet
      Students will gather scientific data and be able to utilize the data to gen...
      Author: Paula Mullet GED Descriptors: Science | Math
    Scientific Method
      Students will conduct an experiment and complete a chart demonstrating an u...
      Author: Candy Bettinger GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading
    Adult Basic Education Resources
      This is a nice selection of links created by an adult educator at a communi...
      Author: Beverly Tice-Deering... GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | social studies | science | math | language arts - writing
    Atoms Family - The Phantom's Portrait Parlor
      This is a highly interactive site where visitors will learn about atoms, mo...
      Author: Miami Museum of Scie... GED Descriptors: science
    Developing Computer-based ABE/GED Lessons
      Links to lesson plans created by Adult Educators related to ABE and GED top...
      Author: ABLE Net, Pennsylvan... GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing | science | social studies
    People and Discoveries Data Bank - PBS
      What's the story behind electroshock therapy? Who's responsible for increas...
      Author: PBS, WGBH... GED Descriptors: science
    Snacks - Exploratorium
      These pages are full of Snacks...but they're not the kind you eat. They're ...
      Author: Exploratorium... GED Descriptors: science
    Sprocketworks
      An interactive place for kids (and adults) to learn the way that they choos...
      Author: Animatrix, Inc.... GED Descriptors: social studies | science | math
    The Key - New Reader's Newspaper Web Site
      The Key is published monthly and contains easy-to-read articles on the foll...
      Author: Milwaukee Area Techn... GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Treasure Hunts for ESL Students
      This site features a variety of Internet treasure hunts or scavenger hunts....
      Author: The Internet TESL Jo... GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | social studies | science
    Virtual Field Trips
      Take your students on nature field trips through the Web. Visit places such...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors: science
Science > agriculture
    Harvest Year
      This book offers a month-by-month presentation of the regional harvesting o...
      Author: Peterson, Cris GED Descriptors:
Science > archaeology
    Ancient Cliff Dwellers of Mesa Verde, The
      The Anasazi, "the ancient ones" in Navajo, had a unique and well developed ...
      Author: Arnold, Caroline GED Descriptors: social studies
    Bodies from the Ash:Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii
      With the help of detailed photographs, the author describes how historical ...
      Author: Deem, James M. GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Bog Bodies
      The discovery of the Lindow Man in a bog in England in 1984 provides the st...
      Author: Buell, Janet GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Breaking Ground, Breaking Silence
      In 1991, New York's long-ignored African Burial Ground was rediscovered. Th...
      Author: Hansen, Joyce, & McGowan, Gary GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Dinosaur Ghosts
      Paleontologists suggest explanations for the many fossils of the dinosaur C...
      Author: Gillette, J. Lynett GED Descriptors: science
    Great Unknown, The
      This biography of Charles Wilson Peale, artist and paleontologist, describe...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: science | language arts - writing
    Home Place
      While on a hike, a family discovers the site of a ruined house. They find ...
      Author: Dragonwagon, Cresent GED Descriptors:
    Maria De Sautuola: The Bulls in the Cave
      The scientific world did not accept until 1902 the discovery of prehistoric...
      Author: Fradin, Dennis GED Descriptors: social studies
    Right Here on This Spot
      Very easy text and beautiful illustrations chronicle changes in one farmer'...
      Author: Addy, Sharon Hart GED Descriptors: social studies
    Secrets of a Civil War Submarine
      The discovery in 1995 and the subsequent slow scientific recovery of the Ci...
      Author: Walker, Sally GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Secrets of the Sphinx
      Beautiful illustrations and extensive supplementary material accompany this...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross GED Descriptors: social studies
    Story of Clocks and Calendars, The: Marking a Millennium
      To celebrate the new millennium issued in by the year 2000, this well-illus...
      Author: Maestro, Betsy GED Descriptors: science
    Written in Bones
      This thoroughly researched book explores human history through the study of...
      Author: Bahn, Paul GED Descriptors: science | social studies
Science > archaeology
Science > archaeology > prehistoric
    Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins, The
      A story in three parts about a Victorian artist, Waterhouse Hawkins, who br...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: science | social studies
Science > astronomy
    Anno's Medieval World
      In Anno's beautifully illustrated medieval world, superstitions rather than...
      Author: Anno, Mitsumasa GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Dear Benjamin Banneker
      The book tells the life story of Benjamin Banneker, an 18th-century African...
      Author: Pinkney, Andrea GED Descriptors: social studies
    Library at Alexandria, The
      A fascinating account of the famous ancient library of papyrus scrolls once...
      Author: Trumble, Kelly GED Descriptors: social studies
    Man Who Went to the Far Side of the Moon, The
      This book, written almost in a scrapbook format, tells about Michael Collin...
      Author: Schyffert, Bea Uusma GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Night Rainbow, The
      Simple poetic verse describes the Aurora borealis or northern lights from t...
      Author: Esbensen, Barbara Juster GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Starry Messenger
      The simply told story of Galileo's life and "house arrest" for his work in ...
      Author: Sis, Peter GED Descriptors: science
    Story of Clocks and Calendars, The: Marking a Millennium
      To celebrate the new millennium issued in by the year 2000, this well-illus...
      Author: Maestro, Betsy GED Descriptors: science
    Student/Learner: Science and Technology Special Collections
      The purpose of this website is to provide learners with good resources to e...
      Author: Western/Pacific LINC... GED Descriptors: science
Science > astronomy > earth
    Anno's Medieval World
      In Anno's beautifully illustrated medieval world, superstitions rather than...
      Author: Anno, Mitsumasa GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Earth, The Elements
      The author illustrates different elements and places on earth with clear si...
      Author: Robbins, Ken GED Descriptors: science
    Spirit Walker
      This stunningly illustrated book of poetry celebrates a physical relationsh...
      Author: Wood, Nancy GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    The Sky Den
      Colorful, well-organized, informative, and easy-to-read site about the Sola...
      Author: Act Den - Digital Ed... GED Descriptors: science
Science > astronomy > meteors
    I'm in Charge of Celebrations
      A desert (Native American?) woman is asked if she is lonely and replies by ...
      Author: Baylor, Bird GED Descriptors:
    Star Walk
      Simon explains in the introduction that the excerpts of famous poems select...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
Science > astronomy > planet
    Earth, The Elements
      The author illustrates different elements and places on earth with clear si...
      Author: Robbins, Ken GED Descriptors: science
    Star Walk
      Simon explains in the introduction that the excerpts of famous poems select...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Story of Clocks and Calendars, The: Marking a Millennium
      To celebrate the new millennium issued in by the year 2000, this well-illus...
      Author: Maestro, Betsy GED Descriptors: science
    The Sky Den
      Colorful, well-organized, informative, and easy-to-read site about the Sola...
      Author: Act Den - Digital Ed... GED Descriptors: science
Science > astronomy > solar system
    Find Where the Wind Goes
      This is an autobiography of Mae Jemison, the first woman of color to become...
      Author: Jemison, Mae GED Descriptors: social studies | language arts - writing
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    Star Walk
      Simon explains in the introduction that the excerpts of famous poems select...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    The Sky Den
      Colorful, well-organized, informative, and easy-to-read site about the Sola...
      Author: Act Den - Digital Ed... GED Descriptors: science
Science > astronomy > stars
    Follow the Drinking Gourd
      Peg Leg Joe travels from plantation to plantation teaching slaves the song ...
      Author: Winter, Jeanette GED Descriptors: social studies
    Star Walk
      Simon explains in the introduction that the excerpts of famous poems select...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    The Sky Den
      Colorful, well-organized, informative, and easy-to-read site about the Sola...
      Author: Act Den - Digital Ed... GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology
    Bog Bodies
      The discovery of the Lindow Man in a bog in England in 1984 provides the st...
      Author: Buell, Janet GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Bone Dectives, The
      These fascinating cases that establish the identities of skeletons through ...
      Author: Jackson, Donna GED Descriptors: science
    Charles and Emma
      Charles Darwin's struggles with religious beliefs and his developing theory...
      Author: Heligman, Deborah GED Descriptors: science
    Genius of Leonardo, The
      Giacomo, a servant of Leonardo da Vinci, recounts the later life of the fam...
      Author: Visconti, Guido GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Invisible Allies
      Subtitled "Microbes that Shape our Lives," this book uses cheese, chocolat...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Song of the Water Boatman
      Employing varied poetic forms and beautiful woodcut illustrations, the book...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Summer of Fire: Yellowstone 1988
      This book chronicles the 1988 fire at Yellowstone National Park and the fir...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Cells Alive!
      This is an incredible site that enables visitors to see cells in action. Wa...
      Author: Quill Graphics, Jame... GED Descriptors: science
    GED Review
      This is a fantastic resource created by adult education instructors at a co...
      Author: Adult education Inst... GED Descriptors: science
    Student/Learner: Science and Technology Special Collections
      The purpose of this website is to provide learners with good resources to e...
      Author: Western/Pacific LINC... GED Descriptors: science
    You Try It - Interactive Science Activities
      Fantastic site with links to 8 interactive science activities. Technology A...
      Author: PBS... GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > botany/plants
    Amazing Potato, The
      A wonderful example of thematic writing, this book about the potato include...
      Author: Meltzer, Milton GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Carver
      Personal and professional details of the life of George Washington Carver a...
      Author: Nelson, Marilyn GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Counting on the Woods
      Using a counting book format, the author combines rhymes with lovely color ...
      Author: Lyon, George Ella GED Descriptors: science
    Garden
      The cycle of gardens and the role of the gardener are presented by color ph...
      Author: Maass, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    George Washington Carver
      This biography of George Washington Carver, known as the "peanut man," is i...
      Author: Bolden, Tanya GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Into the Deep Forest: With Henry David Thoreau
      Thoreau's journal entries have been placed into a broader context and are a...
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Into the Woods: A Woodland Scrapbook
      In a scrapbook format, this book offers lots of interesting facts, Native A...
      Author: Krupinski, Loretta GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Katya's Book of Mushrooms
      The author, a mushroom lover, has compiled lots of mushroom facts and ficti...
      Author: Arnold, Katya with Sam Swope GED Descriptors: science
    Miss Rumphius
      The Lupine Lady, the great-aunt of the narrator, travels around the world b...
      Author: Cooney, Barbara GED Descriptors: social studies
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Ride the Wind
      Beautiful watercolor illustrations and well-written text present the season...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Wildfire
      This beautiful and thoroughly researched book provides a comprehensive look...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Build a Prairie
      Visitors have the opportunity to build a tall grass or a short grass North ...
      Author: BELL Live, Education... GED Descriptors: science
    Geo-Globe; Interactive Geography
      This site features the following six interactive activities: Geo-Find- Cho...
      Author: Thinkquest competiti... GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > biology > botany/plants > gardens
    Seedfolks
      Thirteen people of different ethnic backgrounds who are strangers to each o...
      Author: Fleischman, Paul GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology
    Actual Size
      Accompanied by an easy-reading text, bright collages of insects, fish, and ...
      Author: Jenkins, Steve GED Descriptors: science | math
    Close to Shore
      The author details the first shark attacks in American history along the At...
      Author: Michael Capuzzo GED Descriptors: science | social studies
Science > biology > zoology > animal behavior
    And So They Build
      Each page depicts an unusual animal, insect, or bird and how it builds a ho...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Animal Architecture
      The author describes the shelters created by a wide variety of creatures fr...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    Bizarre Birds
      Simple chapters focus on unusual birds. Stunning illustrations and a variet...
      Author: Wechsler, Doug GED Descriptors: science
    Dogsong
      14-year-old Russel, an Eskimo, feels assailed by the modernity of his life....
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Flight of the Snow Geese, The
      The 3,000 mile migration of the snow goose from the Artic to New Mexico is ...
      Author: King, Deborah GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    In November
      As trees, animals, birds, and insects prepare for winter, people gather in ...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Language of Doves, The
      On her sixth birthday, Julietta's grandfather gives her one of his homing p...
      Author: Wells, Rosemary GED Descriptors: social studies
    Light Shining through the Mist
      Lush color photographs and text tell the story of how Dian Fossey studied t...
      Author: Matthews, Tom GED Descriptors: science
    Marley and Me
      This is a memoir about a family's "life and love with the world's worst dog...
      Author: Grogan, John GED Descriptors:
    My Life in Dog Years
      Each chapter describes one of the amazing and unforgettable dogs Gary Pauls...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    One Kingdom: Our Lives with Animals
      Subtitled "the human-animal bond in history, science, and story," this fasc...
      Author: Noyes, Deborah GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Over the Top of the World
      The main text is a diary of explorer Will Steger's expedition (1994) from R...
      Author: Steger, Will GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Pocket Babies And Other Amazing Marsupials
      A fascinating introduction to the many kinds of marsupials, or animals who ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science
    Pride of Baghdad
      This graphic novel of a family of lions liberated from the Baghdad zoo by U...
      Author: Vaughan, Brian K. GED Descriptors: social studies
    Puppies, Dogs, and Blue Northers
      Paulsen shares his love of the Iditarod and especially of Cookie, his prima...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Quest for the Tree Kangaroo
      Subtitled "An Expedition to the Cloud Forest of New Guinea," this is the st...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Sea Horse: The Shyest Fish in the Sea
      Beautiful color woodcuts illustrate information about the Barbour seahorse....
      Author: Butterworth, Chris GED Descriptors: science
    Secret Life of Bees, The
      Fourteen-year-old Lily and Rosaleen, the black servant who has look after h...
      Author: Kidd, Sue Monk GED Descriptors:
    Sparrows
      The art and the method of telling about the life of sparrows is captivating...
      Author: Post, Hans & Heij, Kees GED Descriptors: science
    Symphony of Whales, A
      This book is based on the true story of a "whale rescue" by a group of Sibe...
      Author: Schuch, Steve GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Tarantula Scientist, The
      This book describes everything you ever wanted to know about tarantula spid...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science
    Whale Journey
      This book describes the migration journey of grey whales. Birthing and care...
      Author: French, Vivian GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    When Hunger Calls
      This stunningly illustrated informational book describes the eating habits ...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Where the Wild Horses Roam
      Text and accompanying photographs portray the "ways" of the wild horses in ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Wolves
      The author/illustrator presents fascinating, positive information about gre...
      Author: Gibbons, Gail GED Descriptors: science
    World According to Dog, The
      This is a charming collection of the author's poems and short essays about ...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors:
    Koko - The Gorilla Foundation
      This site features interesting information, videos, facts, pictures and mor...
      Author: The Gorilla Foundati... GED Descriptors: science
    Lakota's Wolf Page
      This is a fantastic site about wolves that contains quality color photograp...
      Author: Lakota's Page; Ring ... GED Descriptors: science | social studies | language arts - writing
    Questions About Wolves
      This site contains three sections about wolves; Mating, Eating, and What Th...
      Author: Tripica School Distr... GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology > animal behavior > life cycles
    Antarctic Journal: Four Months at the Bottom of the World
      Interesting collection of letters, journal entries, and sketches from the ...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    Butterfly House
      A girl and her grandfather care for a larvae through the stages of becoming...
      Author: Bunting, Eve GED Descriptors: science
    Close to Shore
      The author details the first shark attacks in American history along the At...
      Author: Michael Capuzzo GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Forest Fire
      A fire caused by lightning is a part of the life cycle of the renewal of ve...
      Author: Fraser, Mary Ann GED Descriptors: science
    Garden
      The cycle of gardens and the role of the gardener are presented by color ph...
      Author: Maass, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    Garden of Happiness, The
      A young girl cares for a seed that she plants near a community garden in Ne...
      Author: Tamar, Erika GED Descriptors:
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    New Year Be Coming!
      Through beautiful colored woodcuts and rhythmic gullah dialect, this book d...
      Author: Boling, Katharine GED Descriptors:
    Sea Horse: The Shyest Fish in the Sea
      Beautiful color woodcuts illustrate information about the Barbour seahorse....
      Author: Butterworth, Chris GED Descriptors: science
    Snow Toward Evening
      In this book 13 poets and the landscape painter Thomas Locker combine to in...
      Author: Frank, Josette (Editor) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Song of the Water Boatman
      Employing varied poetic forms and beautiful woodcut illustrations, the book...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Wildfire
      This beautiful and thoroughly researched book provides a comprehensive look...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    In the Wild
      This site features four main topics: Vanishing, Extinct, In the Spotlight a...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > animal behavior > migration
    Flight of the Snow Geese, The
      The 3,000 mile migration of the snow goose from the Artic to New Mexico is ...
      Author: King, Deborah GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    I Wonder If I'll See a Whale
      A girl finally sees a humpback whale while on a whale-watching boat off the...
      Author: Weller, Frances Ward GED Descriptors: science
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Ride the Wind
      Beautiful watercolor illustrations and well-written text present the season...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Whale Journey
      This book describes the migration journey of grey whales. Birthing and care...
      Author: French, Vivian GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Winter Across America
      Part of a series on the seasons, Winter Across America is loosely ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > animal behavior > shelters
    Animal Architecture
      The author describes the shelters created by a wide variety of creatures fr...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    Sparrows
      The art and the method of telling about the life of sparrows is captivating...
      Author: Post, Hans & Heij, Kees GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > animals
    Actual Size
      Accompanied by an easy-reading text, bright collages of insects, fish, and ...
      Author: Jenkins, Steve GED Descriptors: science | math
    And So They Build
      Each page depicts an unusual animal, insect, or bird and how it builds a ho...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Animal Architecture
      The author describes the shelters created by a wide variety of creatures fr...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    Black Star, Bright Dawn
      Bright Dawn, a teenaged Eskimo girl, takes her father's place in the grueli...
      Author: O'Dell, Scott GED Descriptors:
    Black Swan White Crow
      The book introduces the reader to Haiku poetry that is accompanied by delic...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patricia GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Caribbean Dozen: Poems from Caribbean Poets, A
      This book includes many short poems, some childish and some more complex, ...
      Author: Agard, John & Nichols, Grace GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Counting on the Woods
      Using a counting book format, the author combines rhymes with lovely color ...
      Author: Lyon, George Ella GED Descriptors: science
    Duck's Breath and Mouse Pie: A Collection of Animal Superstitions
      This is a collection of 17 superstitions about animals. Collage illustrati...
      Author: Jenkins, Steve GED Descriptors: science
    Every Living Thing
      Each story in this collection features an animal, and in every case the exi...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Faithful Elephants: A True Story
      During WW II many zoo animals starved, by order of the Army, or had to be k...
      Author: Tsuchiya, Yukio GED Descriptors: social studies
    Father Water, Mother Woods
      These essays recount Paulsen's adventures alone and with friends, along the...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Forest Fire
      A fire caused by lightning is a part of the life cycle of the renewal of ve...
      Author: Fraser, Mary Ann GED Descriptors: science
    I'm in Charge of Celebrations
      A desert (Native American?) woman is asked if she is lonely and replies by ...
      Author: Baylor, Bird GED Descriptors:
    Into the Woods: A Woodland Scrapbook
      In a scrapbook format, this book offers lots of interesting facts, Native A...
      Author: Krupinski, Loretta GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    North Country Night
      This easy-to-read and stunningly illustrated book shows what animals do at ...
      Author: San Souci, Daniel GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    One Kingdom: Our Lives with Animals
      Subtitled "the human-animal bond in history, science, and story," this fasc...
      Author: Noyes, Deborah GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Rabbit, the Fox, and the Wolf, The
      The three creatures of the title confront each other in this wordless book ...
      Author: Sara GED Descriptors:
    Summer of Fire: Yellowstone 1988
      This book chronicles the 1988 fire at Yellowstone National Park and the fir...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Swan Song
      The poet and artist collaborated to create poetic, humorous post-mortems fo...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patrick GED Descriptors: science
    Sweet Corn
      The poet writes mostly of summer things and illustrates with black pen and ...
      Author: Stevenson, James GED Descriptors:
    Talk, Talk
      This Ashanti legend tells of the day when all the animate objects--animals,...
      Author: Chocolate, Deborah GED Descriptors:
    Very Best of Friends, The
      When a farmer dies, his wife deals with her grief by ignoring (hating) his ...
      Author: Wild, Margaret GED Descriptors:
    When Hunger Calls
      This stunningly illustrated informational book describes the eating habits ...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Where Once There Was a Wood
      With beautiful paper pulp illustrations and rich, alliterative text, the au...
      Author: Fleming, Denise GED Descriptors:
    Winter Across America
      Part of a series on the seasons, Winter Across America is loosely ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Wolves
      The author/illustrator presents fascinating, positive information about gre...
      Author: Gibbons, Gail GED Descriptors: science
    San Diego Zoo
      Wonderful site showcasing this award winning, fascinating and successful Ca...
      Author: San Diego Zoo natura... GED Descriptors: science
    The Ninety Second Naturalist
      The drawing card of this site is that it features 90 second real audios abo...
      Author: Cincinnati Zoo... GED Descriptors: science
    The Writing Den
      WRITING and READING activities - This is a very handy web site to help lear...
      Author: Act Den - Digital Ed... GED Descriptors: language arts - writing | science | social studies
Science > biology > zoology > animals > pets
    Every Living Thing
      Each story in this collection features an animal, and in every case the exi...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Gowanus Dogs
      A homeless man meets some homeless dogs. The meeting changes everyone's lif...
      Author: Frost, Jonathan GED Descriptors:
    Marley and Me
      This is a memoir about a family's "life and love with the world's worst dog...
      Author: Grogan, John GED Descriptors:
    Measuring Penny
      A young girl, Lisa, fulfills a math assignment by finding numerous ways to...
      Author: Leedy, Loreen GED Descriptors: math
    One Kingdom: Our Lives with Animals
      Subtitled "the human-animal bond in history, science, and story," this fasc...
      Author: Noyes, Deborah GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Traveling Cat, The
      A young girl takes in a stray cat who stays long enough to have kittens bef...
      Author: Lyon, George Ella GED Descriptors:
    Tulip Sees America
      The author tells a fictionalized version of her trip from the midwest to he...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Very Best of Friends, The
      When a farmer dies, his wife deals with her grief by ignoring (hating) his ...
      Author: Wild, Margaret GED Descriptors:
    World According to Dog, The
      This is a charming collection of the author's poems and short essays about ...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology > endangered species
    Back to the Wild
      Endangered species are bred in captivity and taught survival skills before ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy GED Descriptors: science
    Bizarre Birds
      Simple chapters focus on unusual birds. Stunning illustrations and a variet...
      Author: Wechsler, Doug GED Descriptors: science
    Cod's Tale, A
      With charming illustrations and text, this book makes a case for ecology an...
      Author: Kurlansky, Mark GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Great Unknown, The
      This biography of Charles Wilson Peale, artist and paleontologist, describe...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: science | language arts - writing
    Hoot
      This charming and funny young adult mystery by the well-known adult mystery...
      Author: Hiassen, Carl GED Descriptors:
    I Wonder If I'll See a Whale
      A girl finally sees a humpback whale while on a whale-watching boat off the...
      Author: Weller, Frances Ward GED Descriptors: science
    Light Shining through the Mist
      Lush color photographs and text tell the story of how Dian Fossey studied t...
      Author: Matthews, Tom GED Descriptors: science
    Pocket Babies And Other Amazing Marsupials
      A fascinating introduction to the many kinds of marsupials, or animals who ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science
    Quest for the Tree Kangaroo
      Subtitled "An Expedition to the Cloud Forest of New Guinea," this is the st...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Where the Buffalo Roam
      An expanded version of the words to the song "Home on the Range" and waterc...
      Author: Geis, Jacqueline GED Descriptors:
    Wolves
      The author/illustrator presents fascinating, positive information about gre...
      Author: Gibbons, Gail GED Descriptors: science
    Build a Prairie
      Visitors have the opportunity to build a tall grass or a short grass North ...
      Author: BELL Live, Education... GED Descriptors: science
    In the Wild
      This site features four main topics: Vanishing, Extinct, In the Spotlight a...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors: science
    Lakota's Wolf Page
      This is a fantastic site about wolves that contains quality color photograp...
      Author: Lakota's Page; Ring ... GED Descriptors: science | social studies | language arts - writing
    Questions About Wolves
      This site contains three sections about wolves; Mating, Eating, and What Th...
      Author: Tripica School Distr... GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology > fish
    Beneath Blue Waters
      The authors guide readers on a tour of the mysterious creatures who live in...
      Author: Kovacs, Deborah and Madin, Kate GED Descriptors: science
    Cod's Tale, A
      With charming illustrations and text, this book makes a case for ecology an...
      Author: Kurlansky, Mark GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Flotsam
      This wordless picture book tells the story of a young boy who finds a very ...
      Author: Weisner, David GED Descriptors:
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Safari Beneath the Sea
      Chapters entitled "Far Out Fish" and "Mind-Boggling Mammals" etc. are illus...
      Author: Swanson, Diane GED Descriptors: science
    Sea Horse: The Shyest Fish in the Sea
      Beautiful color woodcuts illustrate information about the Barbour seahorse....
      Author: Butterworth, Chris GED Descriptors: science
    Swan Song
      The poet and artist collaborated to create poetic, humorous post-mortems fo...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patrick GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > insects
    And So They Build
      Each page depicts an unusual animal, insect, or bird and how it builds a ho...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Garden
      The cycle of gardens and the role of the gardener are presented by color ph...
      Author: Maass, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
      These poems that celebrate the insect world were written to be read aloud b...
      Author: Fleischman, Paul GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Ride the Wind
      Beautiful watercolor illustrations and well-written text present the season...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Song of the Water Boatman
      Employing varied poetic forms and beautiful woodcut illustrations, the book...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
Science > biology > zoology > insects > bees
    Beekeepers
      A grandfather teaches his granddaughter how to care for bees....
      Author: High, Linda Oatman GED Descriptors:
    Clan Apis
      This is a graphic novel (a.k.a.comic book) about bees. Students will learn ...
      Author: Hosler, Jay GED Descriptors: science
    Secret Life of Bees, The
      Fourteen-year-old Lily and Rosaleen, the black servant who has look after h...
      Author: Kidd, Sue Monk GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology > insects > butterflies
    Butterfly House
      A girl and her grandfather care for a larvae through the stages of becoming...
      Author: Bunting, Eve GED Descriptors: science
    Butterfly Seeds, The
      When Jake sails with his family for America, his grandfather gives him a gi...
      Author: Watson, Mary GED Descriptors: social studies
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Prairie Builders, The
      At the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in central Iowa, scientists are ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Ride the Wind
      Beautiful watercolor illustrations and well-written text present the season...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Pocket Babies And Other Amazing Marsupials
      A fascinating introduction to the many kinds of marsupials, or animals who ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science
    Safari Beneath the Sea
      Chapters entitled "Far Out Fish" and "Mind-Boggling Mammals" etc. are illus...
      Author: Swanson, Diane GED Descriptors: science
    Symphony of Whales, A
      This book is based on the true story of a "whale rescue" by a group of Sibe...
      Author: Schuch, Steve GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Welcome to the Ice House
      The author uses very poetic language to describe the natural life that exis...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
    Whale Journey
      This book describes the migration journey of grey whales. Birthing and care...
      Author: French, Vivian GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Where the Wild Horses Roam
      Text and accompanying photographs portray the "ways" of the wild horses in ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Koko - The Gorilla Foundation
      This site features interesting information, videos, facts, pictures and mor...
      Author: The Gorilla Foundati... GED Descriptors: science
    Questions About Wolves
      This site contains three sections about wolves; Mating, Eating, and What Th...
      Author: Tripica School Distr... GED Descriptors:
    San Diego Zoo
      Wonderful site showcasing this award winning, fascinating and successful Ca...
      Author: San Diego Zoo natura... GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > cats
    Black Cat
      A black cat explores an urban neighborhood. The stunning illustrations are...
      Author: Myers, Christopher GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Cats in Krasinski Square, The
      With a simple text and marvelous watercolors, Hesse tells a true story of ...
      Author: Hesse, Karen GED Descriptors: social studies
    Every Living Thing
      Each story in this collection features an animal, and in every case the exi...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Tulip Sees America
      The author tells a fictionalized version of her trip from the midwest to he...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > dogs
    Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds
      The author and the illustrator, both from Appalachia, lovingly remember the...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Because of Winn-Dixie
      10-year-old Opal and her preacher father move to a small Florida town. Opal...
      Author: DiCamillo, Kate GED Descriptors:
    Dogs of Myth
      Here are 13 tales about dogs from myths and legends from around the world....
      Author: Hausman, Gerald, & Hausman, Loretta GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Gowanus Dogs
      A homeless man meets some homeless dogs. The meeting changes everyone's lif...
      Author: Frost, Jonathan GED Descriptors:
    Marley and Me
      This is a memoir about a family's "life and love with the world's worst dog...
      Author: Grogan, John GED Descriptors:
    My Life in Dog Years
      Each chapter describes one of the amazing and unforgettable dogs Gary Pauls...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Orville: A Dog Story
      Chained alone in a barn by the couple he thought might give him a good home...
      Author: Kimmel, Haven GED Descriptors:
    Painting the Wind
      This "is a beautiful story about holding on to perfect moments that only a ...
      Author: MacLachlan, Patricia & MacLachlan, Emily GED Descriptors:
    Peace, Locomotion
      This book is a collection of the letters and poems Lonnie, hero of the book...
      Author: Woodson, Jacqueline GED Descriptors: language arts - writing
    Puppies, Dogs, and Blue Northers
      Paulsen shares his love of the Iditarod and especially of Cookie, his prima...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Selvakumar Knew Better
      Based on a true story, the book tells of a dog named Selvakumar who saved a...
      Author: Kroll, Virginia GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    World According to Dog, The
      This is a charming collection of the author's poems and short essays about ...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors:
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > elephant
    Safari
      Bateman, a famous nature artist, creates a pictorial safari of African wild...
      Author: Bateman, Robert GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > ferret
    Back to the Wild
      Endangered species are bred in captivity and taught survival skills before ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > giraffe
    Safari
      Bateman, a famous nature artist, creates a pictorial safari of African wild...
      Author: Bateman, Robert GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > horses
    Black Cowboy Wild Horses
      This book is based on the true story of Bob Lemmons, a former slave, whose ...
      Author: Lester, Julius GED Descriptors: social studies
    Where the Wild Horses Roam
      Text and accompanying photographs portray the "ways" of the wild horses in ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw GED Descriptors: social studies | science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > lemur
    Back to the Wild
      Endangered species are bred in captivity and taught survival skills before ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > lion
    Safari
      Bateman, a famous nature artist, creates a pictorial safari of African wild...
      Author: Bateman, Robert GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > rhinoceros
    Safari
      Bateman, a famous nature artist, creates a pictorial safari of African wild...
      Author: Bateman, Robert GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > tamarin
    Back to the Wild
      Endangered species are bred in captivity and taught survival skills before ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > wolves
    Back to the Wild
      Endangered species are bred in captivity and taught survival skills before ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy GED Descriptors: science
    Wolves
      The author/illustrator presents fascinating, positive information about gre...
      Author: Gibbons, Gail GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > mammals > zebra
    Blues Singers, The
      The author tells his granddaughter about the origin of blues in America thr...
      Author: Lester, Julius GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Safari
      Bateman, a famous nature artist, creates a pictorial safari of African wild...
      Author: Bateman, Robert GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > ornithology/birds
    And So They Build
      Each page depicts an unusual animal, insect, or bird and how it builds a ho...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Antarctic Journal: Four Months at the Bottom of the World
      Interesting collection of letters, journal entries, and sketches from the ...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    Backyard Birds
      This informational book begins with four pages of data on birds in winter, ...
      Author: Lerner, Carol GED Descriptors: science
    Bird House, The
      This is a modern-day fairy tale that features a homeless girl, an old woman...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Bizarre Birds
      Simple chapters focus on unusual birds. Stunning illustrations and a variet...
      Author: Wechsler, Doug GED Descriptors: science
    Black Swan White Crow
      The book introduces the reader to Haiku poetry that is accompanied by delic...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patricia GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Capturing Nature: The Writings of John James Audubon
      This 40-page book contains excerpts from the journals of Audubon, along wit...
      Author: Roop, Peter & Roop, Connie GED Descriptors: science
    Flight of the Snow Geese, The
      The 3,000 mile migration of the snow goose from the Artic to New Mexico is ...
      Author: King, Deborah GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Hoot
      This charming and funny young adult mystery by the well-known adult mystery...
      Author: Hiassen, Carl GED Descriptors:
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Language of Doves, The
      On her sixth birthday, Julietta's grandfather gives her one of his homing p...
      Author: Wells, Rosemary GED Descriptors: social studies
    Loons
      Short chapters and stunning photographs combine to describe the characteris...
      Author: Peck, George K. GED Descriptors: science
    Sparrows
      The art and the method of telling about the life of sparrows is captivating...
      Author: Post, Hans & Heij, Kees GED Descriptors: science
    Swan Song
      The poet and artist collaborated to create poetic, humorous post-mortems fo...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patrick GED Descriptors: science
    Time Flies
      In this book time unravels and dinosaurs spring to life as a bird makes a j...
      Author: Rohmann, Eric GED Descriptors:
    Welcome to the Ice House
      The author uses very poetic language to describe the natural life that exis...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > ornithology/birds > penguins
    Animals in Flight
      This is an excellent science picture book on flight of winged creatures wit...
      Author: Steve Jenkins & Robin Page GED Descriptors: science
    Antarctic Journal: Four Months at the Bottom of the World
      Interesting collection of letters, journal entries, and sketches from the ...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    Welcome to the Ice House
      The author uses very poetic language to describe the natural life that exis...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > reptiles
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    San Diego Zoo
      Wonderful site showcasing this award winning, fascinating and successful Ca...
      Author: San Diego Zoo natura... GED Descriptors: science
Science > biology > zoology > wildlife
    American Safari, An
      Award-winning wildlife photographer Jim Brandenburg shows and tells the sto...
      Author: Brandenburg, Jim GED Descriptors: science
    Catskill Eagle, A
      The book quotes a few lines from Melville's classic, Moby Dick. T...
      Author: Melville, Herman GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
      From a work-filled childhood as an immigrant from Scotland, self-taught Joh...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors: science
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
      These poems that celebrate the insect world were written to be read aloud b...
      Author: Fleischman, Paul GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    North Country Night
      This easy-to-read and stunningly illustrated book shows what animals do at ...
      Author: San Souci, Daniel GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Pocket Babies And Other Amazing Marsupials
      A fascinating introduction to the many kinds of marsupials, or animals who ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science
    Wildfire
      This beautiful and thoroughly researched book provides a comprehensive look...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Wildfires
      Interesting text and stunning photographs tell what happens with wildfires ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Build a Prairie
      Visitors have the opportunity to build a tall grass or a short grass North ...
      Author: BELL Live, Education... GED Descriptors: science
    K-12 Electronic Guide - The K-12 Guide for African Resources on the Internet
      This site features a variety of links to web pages about the continent of A...
      Author: African Studies Cent... GED Descriptors: social studies
    Koko - The Gorilla Foundation
      This site features interesting information, videos, facts, pictures and mor...
      Author: The Gorilla Foundati... GED Descriptors: science
    San Diego Zoo
      Wonderful site showcasing this award winning, fascinating and successful Ca...
      Author: San Diego Zoo natura... GED Descriptors: science
    The Ninety Second Naturalist
      The drawing card of this site is that it features 90 second real audios abo...
      Author: Cincinnati Zoo... GED Descriptors: science
    The Writing Den
      WRITING and READING activities - This is a very handy web site to help lear...
      Author: Act Den - Digital Ed... GED Descriptors: language arts - writing | science | social studies
Science > chemistry
Science > dinosaurs
    Dinosaur Ghosts
      Paleontologists suggest explanations for the many fossils of the dinosaur C...
      Author: Gillette, J. Lynett GED Descriptors: science
    Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins, The
      A story in three parts about a Victorian artist, Waterhouse Hawkins, who br...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    Time Flies
      In this book time unravels and dinosaurs spring to life as a bird makes a j...
      Author: Rohmann, Eric GED Descriptors:
Science > ecology
    American Safari, An
      Award-winning wildlife photographer Jim Brandenburg shows and tells the sto...
      Author: Brandenburg, Jim GED Descriptors: science
    Animals in Flight
      This is an excellent science picture book on flight of winged creatures wit...
      Author: Steve Jenkins & Robin Page GED Descriptors: science
    Back to the Wild
      Endangered species are bred in captivity and taught survival skills before ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy GED Descriptors: science
    Beneath Blue Waters
      The authors guide readers on a tour of the mysterious creatures who live in...
      Author: Kovacs, Deborah and Madin, Kate GED Descriptors: science
    Big, Blue Whale
      Everything you ever wanted to know about blue whales is presented in an eas...
      Author: Davies, Nikola GED Descriptors: science
    Bizarre Birds
      Simple chapters focus on unusual birds. Stunning illustrations and a variet...
      Author: Wechsler, Doug GED Descriptors: science
    Catskill Eagle, A
      The book quotes a few lines from Melville's classic, Moby Dick. T...
      Author: Melville, Herman GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Clan Apis
      This is a graphic novel (a.k.a.comic book) about bees. Students will learn ...
      Author: Hosler, Jay GED Descriptors: science
    Cloud Eyes
      A young Indian dreamer named Cloud Eyes uses his understanding of the langu...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors:
    Cod's Tale, A
      With charming illustrations and text, this book makes a case for ecology an...
      Author: Kurlansky, Mark GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Cool Drink of Water, A
      Colorful photographs and simple text present people around the world obtain...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: social studies
    Dogsong
      14-year-old Russel, an Eskimo, feels assailed by the modernity of his life....
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Fire in Their Eyes
      Color photographs and lively text follow a group of special wildfire firefi...
      Author: Biel, Karen GED Descriptors: science
    Flight of the Snow Geese, The
      The 3,000 mile migration of the snow goose from the Artic to New Mexico is ...
      Author: King, Deborah GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Forest Fire
      A fire caused by lightning is a part of the life cycle of the renewal of ve...
      Author: Fraser, Mary Ann GED Descriptors: science
    Giants in the Land
      Beautiful black and white scratchboard drawings illustrate how giant pine t...
      Author: Appelbaum, Diana GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Haystack
      The uses of the old-fashioned haystack are brought back to life throughout ...
      Author: Geisert, Bonnie GED Descriptors:
    Hoot
      This charming and funny young adult mystery by the well-known adult mystery...
      Author: Hiassen, Carl GED Descriptors:
    John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
      From a work-filled childhood as an immigrant from Scotland, self-taught Joh...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors: science
    Journey of the Red Wolf
      The author-photographer traces the red wolf from near extinction in 1971 to...
      Author: Smith, Roland GED Descriptors: science
    Me, All Alone, at the End of the World
      A boy enjoys living quietly by himself at the End of the World until Const...
      Author: Anderson, M.T. GED Descriptors: social studies
    Music of Dolphins, The
      Mila, a feral child raised by dolphins after her parents' death, is rescued...
      Author: Hesse, Karen GED Descriptors:
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    Prairie Builders, The
      At the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in central Iowa, scientists are ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Rabbits, The
      A myth/allegory about rabbits who take over a country and destroy the envir...
      Author: Marsden, John GED Descriptors:
    River Ran Wild, A
      This book recounts the history of the Nashua River in Massachusetts and New...
      Author: Cherry, Lynn GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Safari
      Bateman, a famous nature artist, creates a pictorial safari of African wild...
      Author: Bateman, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    Safari Beneath the Sea
      Chapters entitled "Far Out Fish" and "Mind-Boggling Mammals" etc. are illus...
      Author: Swanson, Diane GED Descriptors: science
    Song of the Water Boatman
      Employing varied poetic forms and beautiful woodcut illustrations, the book...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Summer of Fire: Yellowstone 1988
      This book chronicles the 1988 fire at Yellowstone National Park and the fir...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Swan Song
      The poet and artist collaborated to create poetic, humorous post-mortems fo...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patrick GED Descriptors: science
    Talking With Adventurers
      Several National Geographic scientists/explorers are interviewed in a Q & A...
      Author: Cummings, Pat and Linda, (compilers) GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Tarantula Scientist, The
      This book describes everything you ever wanted to know about tarantula spid...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science
    Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story From Africa
      The true story of how Wangari Maathai, a Kenyan educated in the USA, starte...
      Author: Winter, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Where Once There Was a Wood
      With beautiful paper pulp illustrations and rich, alliterative text, the au...
      Author: Fleming, Denise GED Descriptors:
    Where the Wild Horses Roam
      Text and accompanying photographs portray the "ways" of the wild horses in ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Wildfire
      This beautiful and thoroughly researched book provides a comprehensive look...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Wildfires
      Interesting text and stunning photographs tell what happens with wildfires ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Acid in the Water
      Students build their vocabulary development and create a flowchart that dep...
      Author: Sharon Reynolds GED Descriptors: Language Arts - Reading | Science
    Build a Prairie
      Visitors have the opportunity to build a tall grass or a short grass North ...
      Author: BELL Live, Education... GED Descriptors: science
    Geo-Globe; Interactive Geography
      This site features the following six interactive activities: Geo-Find- Cho...
      Author: Thinkquest competiti... GED Descriptors: social studies
    In the Wild
      This site features four main topics: Vanishing, Extinct, In the Spotlight a...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors: science
    The Ninety Second Naturalist
      The drawing card of this site is that it features 90 second real audios abo...
      Author: Cincinnati Zoo... GED Descriptors: science
Science > ecology > food chain
    Invisible Allies
      Subtitled "Microbes that Shape our Lives," this book uses cheese, chocolat...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    North Country Night
      This easy-to-read and stunningly illustrated book shows what animals do at ...
      Author: San Souci, Daniel GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    When Hunger Calls
      This stunningly illustrated informational book describes the eating habits ...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
Science > ecology > water
Science > ecology > water > water pollution
    Cool Drink of Water, A
      Colorful photographs and simple text present people around the world obtain...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: social studies
    Nobody Particular
      A graphic novel format depicts the activist Diane Wilson and her fight agai...
      Author: Bang, Molly GED Descriptors: science
    Acid in the Water
      Students build their vocabulary development and create a flowchart that dep...
      Author: Sharon Reynolds GED Descriptors: Language Arts - Reading | Science
Science > evolution
    Charles and Emma
      Charles Darwin's struggles with religious beliefs and his developing theory...
      Author: Heligman, Deborah GED Descriptors: science
    Tree of Life, The
      Peter Sis introduces the reader (of almost any age) to the life of Charles ...
      Author: Sis, Peter GED Descriptors: science
Science > health
    Cool Moonlight, A
      Lila, who has an allergy to sunlight, lives with her disability helped by h...
      Author: Johnson, Angela GED Descriptors:
    Just What the Doctor Ordered
      This book traces the history of medicine in North America, from the remedie...
      Author: Miller, Brandon Marie GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Snake Pits, Talking Cures, and Magic Bullets: A History of Mental Illness
      This is a roughly chronological history of thinking about and treatment for...
      Author: Kent, Deborah GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Stolen Dreams
      This collection of photographic essays on child labor around the world expl...
      Author: Parker, David GED Descriptors: social studies
    Written in Bones
      This thoroughly researched book explores human history through the study of...
      Author: Bahn, Paul GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Child Safety
      Students will apply a context clues strategy, learn new information to keep...
      Author: Emily Blessing GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science
    Child Safety Brochure
      Students will explore child safety information and use this information to ...
      Author: Emily Blessing GED Descriptors: Science | Language Arts Writing
    Comparing Health Insurance Plans
      Compare and contrast insurance plans and make a wise decision about choosin...
      Author: Emily Blessing GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science
    Dear Darla
      Using a letter writing format, students will describe a medical condition a...
      Author: Emily Blessing GED Descriptors: Science | language arts - writing
    Living Longer
      Choose a health topic that is relevant to their life, gather information, a...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: | Language Arts Reading | Science
    Managing Medical Conditions
      Students will learn more about a medical condition that is of interest to t...
      Author: Emily Blessing GED Descriptors: Science | Language Arts Writing
    OTC Medications
      A better way to become a safe, informed consumer is to read and understand ...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science
    Performing the Heimlich Maneuver
      Student will perform the Heimlich maneuver on him/herself and a partner....
      Author: Alice Davis GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Personal Medical History
      Students will gather the needed information and complete a personal medical...
      Author: Emily Blessing GED Descriptors: Science | Language Arts Writing
    Skin Cancer Prevention
      Students will read a pamphlet on skin cancer to discover three ways of prev...
      Author: Tawna Eubanks GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science
    The Impact of Disease on our Lives
      Each task force will analyze the impact of disease on their lives and make ...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science | Math
Science > inventions
    Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin, The
      This Franklin biography also includes details about important historical ev...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross GED Descriptors: social studies
    Boss of the Plains
      The illustrations and text tell how and why the cowboy hat, called the Boss...
      Author: Carlson, Laurie GED Descriptors:
    Flotsam
      This wordless picture book tells the story of a young boy who finds a very ...
      Author: Weisner, David GED Descriptors:
    Genius of Leonardo, The
      Giacomo, a servant of Leonardo da Vinci, recounts the later life of the fam...
      Author: Visconti, Guido GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Just What the Doctor Ordered
      This book traces the history of medicine in North America, from the remedie...
      Author: Miller, Brandon Marie GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Kid Who Invented the Trampoline, The
      Here are 50 short expository pieces about inventions. The selections are in...
      Author: Wulffson, Don GED Descriptors: social studies
    Leonardo daVinci
      This fascinating biography of Leonardo daVinci emphasizes his scientific cu...
      Author: Krull, Kathleen GED Descriptors: science
    Longitude Prize, The
      This history documents the competition between "ocean clocks" and "lunars" ...
      Author: Dash, Joan GED Descriptors: math | science
    My Brothers' Flying Machine
      This biography of Wilber and Orville Wright is told by their younger sister...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
    Toilets, Toasters, and Telephones
      Subtitled "the how and why of everyday objects," this book offers a history...
      Author: Rubin, Susan Goldman GED Descriptors: social studies
    Wright Sister, The,
      Often portrayed through letters, this biography, of Katherine Wright, the ...
      Author: Maurer, Richard GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > medicine
    Duck's Breath and Mouse Pie: A Collection of Animal Superstitions
      This is a collection of 17 superstitions about animals. Collage illustrati...
      Author: Jenkins, Steve GED Descriptors: science
    Just What the Doctor Ordered
      This book traces the history of medicine in North America, from the remedie...
      Author: Miller, Brandon Marie GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Matilda Bone
      Sometime in medieval Europe, a sombre-minded priest leaves a 14-year-old or...
      Author: Cushman, Karen GED Descriptors: social studies
    Phineas Gage: A Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science
      As the result of a bizarre mining accident in 1848 in which a metal rod ran...
      Author: Fleischman, John GED Descriptors: science
    Saint Valentine
      This biography of Saint Valentine describes the life of the physician and s...
      Author: Sabuda, Robert GED Descriptors: social studies
    OTC Medications
      A better way to become a safe, informed consumer is to read and understand ...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science
    Bull Run - Teacher Cyberguide
      This site features great content accompanied by hands-on activities includi...
      Author: San Diego County Off... GED Descriptors: social studies
    E Square!
      E Square is set up like a town square and features links to the Civic Cente...
      Author: metro-Boston communi... GED Descriptors:
    You Try It - Interactive Science Activities
      Fantastic site with links to 8 interactive science activities. Technology A...
      Author: PBS... GED Descriptors: science
Science > medicine > anatomy
    Bone Dectives, The
      These fascinating cases that establish the identities of skeletons through ...
      Author: Jackson, Donna GED Descriptors: science
    Brain, The
      Utilizing computerized color photography, the author describes and illustra...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Brooklyn Bridge, The
      This award winner tells the history of an unusual American family, the his...
      Author: Mann, Elizabeth GED Descriptors: science | math
    Fortune's Bones
      A powerful poem, written in the form of a requiem, recovers the life and re...
      Author: Nelson, Marilyn GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Genius of Leonardo, The
      Giacomo, a servant of Leonardo da Vinci, recounts the later life of the fam...
      Author: Visconti, Guido GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Invisible Allies
      Subtitled "Microbes that Shape our Lives," this book uses cheese, chocolat...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Phineas Gage: A Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science
      As the result of a bizarre mining accident in 1848 in which a metal rod ran...
      Author: Fleischman, John GED Descriptors: science
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    First Nine Months
      This is a wonderful site for pregnant women and includes an interactive pre...
      Author: ivillage.com... GED Descriptors:
Science > medicine > diseases
    American Plague, An
      Subtitled "The True and Terifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 179...
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: social studies
    At the End of Words: A Daughter's Memoir
      What happens "at the end of words"? The author faced this difficult questio...
      Author: Stone, Miriam GED Descriptors:
    Fever 1793
      This is a very compelling fictionalization of life for one teenaged girl, h...
      Author: Anderson, Laurie Halse GED Descriptors: social studies
    Invisible Allies
      Subtitled "Microbes that Shape our Lives," this book uses cheese, chocolat...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Invisible Enemies
      This well-written but long book describes seven deadly diseases--Small Pox,...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Memories of Summer
      The novel is set in 1955. A father and 2 daughters (Lyric, the narrator, is...
      Author: White, Ruth GED Descriptors:
    Outbreak: Plagues That Changed History
      A look at the spread of six major diseases and how they changed history and...
      Author: Barnard, Bryn GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Snake Pits, Talking Cures, and Magic Bullets: A History of Mental Illness
      This is a roughly chronological history of thinking about and treatment for...
      Author: Kent, Deborah GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Way Things Never Were, The
      The eight chapters of this interesting book, subtitled "The Truth About the...
      Author: Finkelstein, Norman GED Descriptors: social studies
    The Impact of Disease on our Lives
      Each task force will analyze the impact of disease on their lives and make ...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Science | Math
    Cells Alive!
      This is an incredible site that enables visitors to see cells in action. Wa...
      Author: Quill Graphics, Jame... GED Descriptors: science
Science > medicine > diseases > AIDS
    Invisible Enemies
      This well-written but long book describes seven deadly diseases--Small Pox,...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    When Plague Strikes: The Black Death, Smallpox, AIDS
      This carefully written book contains three parts: a prologue, a five-chapte...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Cells Alive!
      This is an incredible site that enables visitors to see cells in action. Wa...
      Author: Quill Graphics, Jame... GED Descriptors: science
Science > medicine > diseases > Black Death
    Invisible Enemies
      This well-written but long book describes seven deadly diseases--Small Pox,...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Outbreak: Plagues That Changed History
      A look at the spread of six major diseases and how they changed history and...
      Author: Barnard, Bryn GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Run Far, Run Fast
      When a mother tells a young girl in 14th C Europe to "run far, run fast" to...
      Author: Decker, Timothy GED Descriptors: social studies
    Truce
      Ostensibly writing about the real "Christmas truce" of Dec. 25, 1914, the a...
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: social studies
    When Plague Strikes: The Black Death, Smallpox, AIDS
      This carefully written book contains three parts: a prologue, a five-chapte...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross GED Descriptors: science | social studies
Science > medicine > diseases > smallpox
Science > medicine > x-rays
    Brain, The
      Utilizing computerized color photography, the author describes and illustra...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Heroines
      Organized chronologically from early Greece through the 20th Century, the b...
      Author: Hazell, Rebecca GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Mysterious Rays of Dr. Rontgen, The
      This biography focuses on Rontgen's discovery of x-rays, the ways he resear...
      Author: Gherman, Beverly GED Descriptors: science
    Something out of Nothing: Marie Curie and Radiation
      This is a very readable biography of Marie Curie and her discovery of radia...
      Author: McClafferty, Carla GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology
    Antarctic Journal: Four Months at the Bottom of the World
      Interesting collection of letters, journal entries, and sketches from the ...
      Author: Dewey, Jennifer Owings GED Descriptors: science
    Black Whiteness
      During the several months Admiral Richard Byrd spent alone in Antarctica in...
      Author: Burleigh, Robert GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Hurricanes
      This story of hurricanes in the 20th Century--how they form, how scientists...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    I'm in Charge of Celebrations
      A desert (Native American?) woman is asked if she is lonely and replies by ...
      Author: Baylor, Bird GED Descriptors:
    Night Rainbow, The
      Simple poetic verse describes the Aurora borealis or northern lights from t...
      Author: Esbensen, Barbara Juster GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Team Moon
      This fact-filled book commemorates the achievement of 400,00 people of "tea...
      Author: Thimmesh, Catherine GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > climate
    To the Top: The Story of Everest
      This book recounts the history of 20th Century human attemps to climb Mt Ev...
      Author: Venables, Stephen GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Regions of the United States
      Learners will present a travelogue of a particular U.S. geographic region t...
      Author: Jackie Hamlett GED Descriptors: Language Arts Writing | Social Studies | Science
    Climates Around the World
      This site features an interactive world map where visitors can find out the...
      Author: World Book Encyclope... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > clouds
    Water Dance
      Told in a first-person poetic narrative with illustrations that elicit emot...
      Author: Locker, Thomas GED Descriptors: science
    Weather Sky, The
      The author uses labeled photographs, charts of weather fronts and graphs to...
      Author: McMillan, Bruce GED Descriptors: social studies | math
Science > meteorology > cycles of the day
    Twilight Comes Twice
      The author describes in poetic prose the transition from dusk to night and ...
      Author: Fletcher, Ralph GED Descriptors:
Science > meteorology > storms
    Eye of the Storm
      A storm chaser discusses the techniques, dangers, and difficulties of photo...
      Author: Kramer, Stephan GED Descriptors: science
    Flood
      As Sarajean and her family prepare for and deal with the devastating Midwes...
      Author: Calhoun, Mary GED Descriptors:
    Ghost of the Southern Belle
      This is a ghost story set on the high seas. The young son of a ship's capta...
      Author: Bodkin, Odds GED Descriptors:
    Selvakumar Knew Better
      Based on a true story, the book tells of a dog named Selvakumar who saved a...
      Author: Kroll, Virginia GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Weather - What Forces Affect Our Weather?
      This site features information and activities to help students explore the ...
      Author: Annenberg CPB Multim... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > storms > hurricanes
    A. D., New Orleans After the Deluge
      This graphic novel originates in the personal involvement of the writer/art...
      Author: Neufeld, Josh GED Descriptors: social studies
    Hurricanes
      This story of hurricanes in the 20th Century--how they form, how scientists...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Time of Wonder
      This picture book tells a factual story of a family living along the ocean ...
      Author: McCloskey, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    Weather - What Forces Affect Our Weather?
      This site features information and activities to help students explore the ...
      Author: Annenberg CPB Multim... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > storms > snowstorms
    Blizzard!
      This book tells the story of an amazing blizzard that struck the Eastern U....
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Winter Poems
      This collection features 25 poems about different aspects of winter. Sever...
      Author: Rogasky, Barbara (compiler) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
Science > meteorology > weather
    Drylongso
      Drylongso, which takes place west of the Mississippi in 1975, is t...
      Author: Hamilton, Viginia GED Descriptors:
    Eye of the Storm
      A storm chaser discusses the techniques, dangers, and difficulties of photo...
      Author: Kramer, Stephan GED Descriptors: science
    Flood
      As Sarajean and her family prepare for and deal with the devastating Midwes...
      Author: Calhoun, Mary GED Descriptors:
    Hurricanes
      This story of hurricanes in the 20th Century--how they form, how scientists...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Lightship
      Watercolor illustrations and ship diagrams enlarge the scope of this book a...
      Author: Floca, Brian GED Descriptors:
    Night Rainbow, The
      Simple poetic verse describes the Aurora borealis or northern lights from t...
      Author: Esbensen, Barbara Juster GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Skytree
      The 14 paintings of a tree in various seasons and weather are accompanied b...
      Author: Locker, Thomas GED Descriptors: science
    Snow Toward Evening
      In this book 13 poets and the landscape painter Thomas Locker combine to in...
      Author: Frank, Josette (Editor) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Sweet Corn
      The poet writes mostly of summer things and illustrates with black pen and ...
      Author: Stevenson, James GED Descriptors:
    Time of Wonder
      This picture book tells a factual story of a family living along the ocean ...
      Author: McCloskey, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    Twilight Comes Twice
      The author describes in poetic prose the transition from dusk to night and ...
      Author: Fletcher, Ralph GED Descriptors:
    Water Dance
      Told in a first-person poetic narrative with illustrations that elicit emot...
      Author: Locker, Thomas GED Descriptors: science
    Weather Sky, The
      The author uses labeled photographs, charts of weather fronts and graphs to...
      Author: McMillan, Bruce GED Descriptors: social studies | math
    Winter Across America
      Part of a series on the seasons, Winter Across America is loosely ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Global Warming
      Learners need to be able to communicate with others in writing, orally, a...
      Author: Jackie Hamlett GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Social Studies | Science | Language Arts Writing
    Reading a Local and National Weather Map
      Students will read a local and national weather map, analyze the weather ma...
      Author: Kathy Petrek GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading | Social Studies | Science
    Temperature Bar Graph
      Students will figure mean, median and mode using weather temperature data, ...
      Author: Candy Bettinger GED Descriptors: Science | Math
    The Weather - What Forces Affect Our Weather?
      This is a great site about weather and contains sections on: Atmosphere, St...
      Author: Annenberg CPB Projec... GED Descriptors: science
    Weather - What Forces Affect Our Weather?
      This site features information and activities to help students explore the ...
      Author: Annenberg CPB Multim... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > weather > seasons
    Black Swan White Crow
      The book introduces the reader to Haiku poetry that is accompanied by delic...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patricia GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Black Whiteness
      During the several months Admiral Richard Byrd spent alone in Antarctica in...
      Author: Burleigh, Robert GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Cracked Corn and Snow Ice Cream
      Almanac information and family history are given for each month in sections...
      Author: Willard, Nancy GED Descriptors:
    Haystack
      The uses of the old-fashioned haystack are brought back to life throughout ...
      Author: Geisert, Bonnie GED Descriptors:
    Henry David's House
      These seamlessly woven excerpts from Thoreau's Walden and the beau...
      Author: Schnur, Steven (ed.) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Last Leaf First Snowflake to Fall
      Part creation myth, part father/son initiation story, the book beautifully ...
      Author: Yerxa, Leo GED Descriptors: science
    My Mama Had a Dancing Heart
      In simple poetic language, a ballet dancer recalls how she and her mother w...
      Author: Gray, Libba Moore GED Descriptors:
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    New Year Be Coming!
      Through beautiful colored woodcuts and rhythmic gullah dialect, this book d...
      Author: Boling, Katharine GED Descriptors:
    Persephone and the Pomegranate
      The Persephone myth explains the seasons. The daughter is kidnapped by the...
      Author: Waldherr, Kris GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Skytree
      The 14 paintings of a tree in various seasons and weather are accompanied b...
      Author: Locker, Thomas GED Descriptors: science
    Snow Toward Evening
      In this book 13 poets and the landscape painter Thomas Locker combine to in...
      Author: Frank, Josette (Editor) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Sparrows
      The art and the method of telling about the life of sparrows is captivating...
      Author: Post, Hans & Heij, Kees GED Descriptors: science
    To Every Thing There Is a Season
      The extraordinarily beautiful art from different cultural and historic peri...
      Author: Dillon, Leo and Dianne GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Winter Room, The
      This book tells the story of Eldon, a boy growing up in the mid-20th centur...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Changing Seasons
      Students will write a paragraph of at least five sentences to show the chan...
      Author: Kathy Petrek GED Descriptors: Science | Language Arts Writing
    The Seasons
      This site focuses on the four seasons. Here visitors can find out what caus...
      Author: World Book Encyclope... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > weather > seasons > fall
    Autumn
      Autumn, an alphabet book of acrostics with linoleum-cut prints, describes t...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors:
    The Seasons
      This site focuses on the four seasons. Here visitors can find out what caus...
      Author: World Book Encyclope... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > weather > seasons > spring
    Spring Thaw
      In this deceptively simple and beautifully illustrated book, the sights and...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors:
    Spring: An Alphabet Acrostic
      Description of spring using acrostic poetry and in alphabetical order. Thi...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing
    The Seasons
      This site focuses on the four seasons. Here visitors can find out what caus...
      Author: World Book Encyclope... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > weather > seasons > summer
    Knoxville, Tennessee
      This brief and beautifully illustrated poem celebrates a young child's summ...
      Author: Giovanni, Nikki GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Summer: An Alphabet Acrostic
      Description of summer using acrostic poetry and told in alphabetical order....
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing
    The Seasons
      This site focuses on the four seasons. Here visitors can find out what caus...
      Author: World Book Encyclope... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology > weather > seasons > winter
    Backyard Birds
      This informational book begins with four pages of data on birds in winter, ...
      Author: Lerner, Carol GED Descriptors: science
    Black Star, Bright Dawn
      Bright Dawn, a teenaged Eskimo girl, takes her father's place in the grueli...
      Author: O'Dell, Scott GED Descriptors:
    Blizzard!
      This book tells the story of an amazing blizzard that struck the Eastern U....
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    In November
      As trees, animals, birds, and insects prepare for winter, people gather in ...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    North Country Night
      This easy-to-read and stunningly illustrated book shows what animals do at ...
      Author: San Souci, Daniel GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Once Upon Ice
      The author and 16 other poets respond in a variety of poetic forms to beaut...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Welcome to the Ice House
      The author uses very poetic language to describe the natural life that exis...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
    Winter
      This beautifully illustrated alphabet picture book presents an acrostic poe...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - writing | language arts - reading
    Winter Across America
      Part of a series on the seasons, Winter Across America is loosely ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Winter Poems
      This collection features 25 poems about different aspects of winter. Sever...
      Author: Rogasky, Barbara (compiler) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    The Seasons
      This site focuses on the four seasons. Here visitors can find out what caus...
      Author: World Book Encyclope... GED Descriptors: science
Science > meteorology >weather> seasons > winter > snowflake
    Snowflake Bentley
      This is a biography of Wilson Bentley, a scientist who photographed thousan...
      Author: Martin, Jacqueline Briggs GED Descriptors: science
    Snowflakes in Photographs
      Nearly all of this book consists of pictures of snowflakes and frost, taken...
      Author: Bentley, W.A. GED Descriptors: science
Science > nature
    And So They Build
      Each page depicts an unusual animal, insect, or bird and how it builds a ho...
      Author: Kitchen, Bert GED Descriptors: science
    Autumn
      Autumn, an alphabet book of acrostics with linoleum-cut prints, describes t...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors:
    Baboon King, The
      Set in Africa, this powerful book explores the themes of the importance of ...
      Author: Quintana, Anton GED Descriptors:
    Backyard Birds
      This informational book begins with four pages of data on birds in winter, ...
      Author: Lerner, Carol GED Descriptors: science
    Beekeepers
      A grandfather teaches his granddaughter how to care for bees....
      Author: High, Linda Oatman GED Descriptors:
    Bird House, The
      This is a modern-day fairy tale that features a homeless girl, an old woman...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors:
    Bizarre Birds
      Simple chapters focus on unusual birds. Stunning illustrations and a variet...
      Author: Wechsler, Doug GED Descriptors: science
    Black Swan White Crow
      The book introduces the reader to Haiku poetry that is accompanied by delic...
      Author: Lewis, J. Patricia GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Blizzard!
      This book tells the story of an amazing blizzard that struck the Eastern U....
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Butterfly House
      A girl and her grandfather care for a larvae through the stages of becoming...
      Author: Bunting, Eve GED Descriptors: science
    Cloud Eyes
      A young Indian dreamer named Cloud Eyes uses his understanding of the langu...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors:
    Emily Dickinson's Letters to the World
      This introduction to Emily Dickinson's best-known poems also contains biogr...
      Author: Winter, Jeanette GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Flotsam
      This wordless picture book tells the story of a young boy who finds a very ...
      Author: Weisner, David GED Descriptors:
    Garden
      The cycle of gardens and the role of the gardener are presented by color ph...
      Author: Maass, Robert GED Descriptors: science
    Georgia's Bones
      A biography of the artist Georgia O'Keeffe's early years "celebrates her fa...
      Author: Bryant, Jen GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Henry David's House
      These seamlessly woven excerpts from Thoreau's Walden and the beau...
      Author: Schnur, Steven (ed.) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Hurricanes
      This story of hurricanes in the 20th Century--how they form, how scientists...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    In November
      As trees, animals, birds, and insects prepare for winter, people gather in ...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Into the Woods: A Woodland Scrapbook
      In a scrapbook format, this book offers lots of interesting facts, Native A...
      Author: Krupinski, Loretta GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Journey, The: Stories of Migration
      Bracketed by an introduction and conclusion, the book describes the migrati...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
      These poems that celebrate the insect world were written to be read aloud b...
      Author: Fleischman, Paul GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Last Leaf First Snowflake to Fall
      Part creation myth, part father/son initiation story, the book beautifully ...
      Author: Yerxa, Leo GED Descriptors: science
    Mississippi Going North
      A canoe journey at the headwaters of the Mississippi takes the reader north...
      Author: Baker, Sanna Anderson GED Descriptors:
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Persephone and the Pomegranate
      The Persephone myth explains the seasons. The daughter is kidnapped by the...
      Author: Waldherr, Kris GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Prairie Builders, The
      At the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in central Iowa, scientists are ...
      Author: Collard, Sneed B. III GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Raft, The
      A city boy spends a magical summer in the woods with an unusual grandmother...
      Author: LaMarche, Jim GED Descriptors:
    Ride the Wind
      Beautiful watercolor illustrations and well-written text present the season...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Skytree
      The 14 paintings of a tree in various seasons and weather are accompanied b...
      Author: Locker, Thomas GED Descriptors: science
    Snow Toward Evening
      In this book 13 poets and the landscape painter Thomas Locker combine to in...
      Author: Frank, Josette (Editor) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Song of the Water Boatman
      Employing varied poetic forms and beautiful woodcut illustrations, the book...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Spring Thaw
      In this deceptively simple and beautifully illustrated book, the sights and...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors:
    Spring: An Alphabet Acrostic
      Description of spring using acrostic poetry and in alphabetical order. Thi...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing
    Summer: An Alphabet Acrostic
      Description of summer using acrostic poetry and told in alphabetical order....
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing
    Tarantula Scientist, The
      This book describes everything you ever wanted to know about tarantula spid...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science
    To Go Singing Through the World
      The childhood of one of Chile's most famous poets is told through a juxtapo...
      Author: Ray, Deborah Kogan GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Weather Sky, The
      The author uses labeled photographs, charts of weather fronts and graphs to...
      Author: McMillan, Bruce GED Descriptors: social studies | math
    Welcome to the Ice House
      The author uses very poetic language to describe the natural life that exis...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
    Where the Buffalo Roam
      An expanded version of the words to the song "Home on the Range" and waterc...
      Author: Geis, Jacqueline GED Descriptors:
    Winter Across America
      Part of a series on the seasons, Winter Across America is loosely ...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Geo-Globe; Interactive Geography
      This site features the following six interactive activities: Geo-Find- Cho...
      Author: Thinkquest competiti... GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > nature > naturalists
Science > nature > naturalists > Audubon, John James
    Capturing Nature: The Writings of John James Audubon
      This 40-page book contains excerpts from the journals of Audubon, along wit...
      Author: Roop, Peter & Roop, Connie GED Descriptors: science
    Mill Grove
      Nicely done site containing two major themes: John J. Audubon, His Life and...
      Author: Mill Gorve School an... GED Descriptors:
Science > nature > naturalists > Thoreau, Henry David
    Henry David's House
      These seamlessly woven excerpts from Thoreau's Walden and the beau...
      Author: Schnur, Steven (ed.) GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
Science > nutrition
    Home Lovely
      Janelle and Tiffany move to a trailer, where Tiffany is alone after school ...
      Author: Perkins, Lynne Rae GED Descriptors:
    Invisible Allies
      Subtitled "Microbes that Shape our Lives," this book uses cheese, chocolat...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    Nutritional Basics - The American Medial Association
      This site offers helpful and practical information on nutrition and include...
      Author: AMA - American Medic... GED Descriptors:
    Web Quest - Personal Trainer
      Visitors become a personal trainer for a hot new fitness consulting firm. U...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors:
Science > nutrition > foods
    Food
      The evolution of the acquisition, distribution, and consumption of food thr...
      Author: Ventura, Piero GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Harvest Year
      This book offers a month-by-month presentation of the regional harvesting o...
      Author: Peterson, Cris GED Descriptors:
    Invisible Allies
      Subtitled "Microbes that Shape our Lives," this book uses cheese, chocolat...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Tortilla Factory, The
      This very simple text describes the process for making tortillas, from plan...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Food Pyramid Menu
      Students will read charts about nutrition, exercise, and caloric intake, pr...
      Author: Gail Morgan GED Descriptors: Language Arts - Reading | Science
    Making a Grocery List
      Students are decoding a growing number of words specific to grocery shoppin...
      Author: Judy Franks GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading
    E Square!
      E Square is set up like a town square and features links to the Civic Cente...
      Author: metro-Boston communi... GED Descriptors:
    English Language Study Zone
      This site features lessons for five levels of English as a Second Language ...
      Author: University of Victor... GED Descriptors:
    Nutritional Basics - The American Medial Association
      This site offers helpful and practical information on nutrition and include...
      Author: AMA - American Medic... GED Descriptors:
    Web Quest - Personal Trainer
      Visitors become a personal trainer for a hot new fitness consulting firm. U...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors:
Science > outdoors
    American Safari, An
      Award-winning wildlife photographer Jim Brandenburg shows and tells the sto...
      Author: Brandenburg, Jim GED Descriptors: science
    I Heard the Owl Call my Name
      Although this book is not universally appealing, some readers respond emoti...
      Author: Craven, Margaret GED Descriptors:
    In November
      As trees, animals, birds, and insects prepare for winter, people gather in ...
      Author: Rylant, Cynthia GED Descriptors: science
    John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
      From a work-filled childhood as an immigrant from Scotland, self-taught Joh...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors: science
    Katya's Book of Mushrooms
      The author, a mushroom lover, has compiled lots of mushroom facts and ficti...
      Author: Arnold, Katya with Sam Swope GED Descriptors: science
    Mississippi Going North
      A canoe journey at the headwaters of the Mississippi takes the reader north...
      Author: Baker, Sanna Anderson GED Descriptors:
    Nearer Nature
      The author writes reflectively of his winter walks on his Vermont farm and ...
      Author: Arnosky, Jim GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Puppies, Dogs, and Blue Northers
      Paulsen shares his love of the Iditarod and especially of Cookie, his prima...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Spring: An Alphabet Acrostic
      Description of spring using acrostic poetry and in alphabetical order. Thi...
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing
    Summer: An Alphabet Acrostic
      Description of summer using acrostic poetry and told in alphabetical order....
      Author: Schnur, Steven GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | language arts - writing
Science > physical/earth science
    Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins, The
      A story in three parts about a Victorian artist, Waterhouse Hawkins, who br...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Find Where the Wind Goes
      This is an autobiography of Mae Jemison, the first woman of color to become...
      Author: Jemison, Mae GED Descriptors: social studies | language arts - writing
    Great Unknown, The
      This biography of Charles Wilson Peale, artist and paleontologist, describe...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: science | language arts - writing
    Night Rainbow, The
      Simple poetic verse describes the Aurora borealis or northern lights from t...
      Author: Esbensen, Barbara Juster GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Over the Top of the World
      The main text is a diary of explorer Will Steger's expedition (1994) from R...
      Author: Steger, Will GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Rabbits, The
      A myth/allegory about rabbits who take over a country and destroy the envir...
      Author: Marsden, John GED Descriptors:
    Star Walk
      Simon explains in the introduction that the excerpts of famous poems select...
      Author: Simon, Seymour GED Descriptors: science
    Summer of Fire: Yellowstone 1988
      This book chronicles the 1988 fire at Yellowstone National Park and the fir...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Pumped Up Gas Prices
      Students will keep track of mileage and gasoline amounts for one month and ...
      Author: Jackie Hamlett GED Descriptors: Science | Math
    GED Review
      This is a fantastic resource created by adult education instructors at a co...
      Author: Adult education Inst... GED Descriptors: science
    Student/Learner: Science and Technology Special Collections
      The purpose of this website is to provide learners with good resources to e...
      Author: Western/Pacific LINC... GED Descriptors: science
    Virtual Biomes: What's It Like Where You Live?
      This great web site was produced by the Missouri Botanical Garden. Graphs, ...
      Author: Missouri Botanical G... GED Descriptors: science
    You Try It - Interactive Science Activities
      Fantastic site with links to 8 interactive science activities. Technology A...
      Author: PBS... GED Descriptors: science
Science > physical/earth science > change
    Surtsey
      This lovely book describes the formation of a new volcanic island. Each ch...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors: science | language arts - reading
Science > physical/earth science > mountains
    Growing Up in Coal Country
      Based on primary documents and oral histories, this book tells the stories ...
      Author: Bartoletti, Susan GED Descriptors: social studies
    Rushmore
      This long, beautifully illustrated picture book tells the story of Mount Ru...
      Author: Curlee, Lynn GED Descriptors: social studies
    To the Top: The Story of Everest
      This book recounts the history of 20th Century human attemps to climb Mt Ev...
      Author: Venables, Stephen GED Descriptors: social studies | science
Science > physical/earth science > oceanography
    Exploring the Titanic: How the Greatest Ship Ever Lost-Was Found
      Author Robert Ballard led the expedition to find and explore the Titanic. ...
      Author: Ballard, Robert GED Descriptors: social studies | math
    Flotsam
      This wordless picture book tells the story of a young boy who finds a very ...
      Author: Weisner, David GED Descriptors:
    Safari Beneath the Sea
      Chapters entitled "Far Out Fish" and "Mind-Boggling Mammals" etc. are illus...
      Author: Swanson, Diane GED Descriptors: science
    Top of the World, The
      The author-illustrator employs paper collage to depict the many aspects of ...
      Author: Jenkins, Steve GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Whale Journey
      This book describes the migration journey of grey whales. Birthing and care...
      Author: French, Vivian GED Descriptors: social studies | science
Science > physical/earth science > rivers
Science > physical/earth science > rocks
    Earth, The Elements
      The author illustrates different elements and places on earth with clear si...
      Author: Robbins, Ken GED Descriptors: science
Science > physical/earth science > volcano
    Bodies from the Ash:Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii
      With the help of detailed photographs, the author describes how historical ...
      Author: Deem, James M. GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Earth, The Elements
      The author illustrates different elements and places on earth with clear si...
      Author: Robbins, Ken GED Descriptors: science
    Into the Volcano
      Two brothers face an erupting volcano and a variety of other troubles in th...
      Author: Wood, Don GED Descriptors:
    Surtsey
      This lovely book describes the formation of a new volcanic island. Each ch...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors: science | language arts - reading
Science > physics
    Book of Rhythms, The
      The chapters are essays by Langston Hughes on different aspects of rhythm. ...
      Author: Hughes, Langston GED Descriptors:
    Brooklyn Bridge, The
      This award winner tells the history of an unusual American family, the his...
      Author: Mann, Elizabeth GED Descriptors: science | math
    Castle
      This engaging informational book tells the story of the step-by-step planni...
      Author: Macaulay, David GED Descriptors: science
    Cranes, Dump Trucks, Bulldozers and Other Building Machines
      Aspects of simple machines (levers, ramp, pulleys, wheel and axle, and scre...
      Author: Jennings, Terry GED Descriptors: science
    Genius of Leonardo, The
      Giacomo, a servant of Leonardo da Vinci, recounts the later life of the fam...
      Author: Visconti, Guido GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Genius: A Photobiography of Albert Einstein
      This photobiography of Albert Einstein documents his celebrated scientific ...
      Author: Delano, Marfe Ferguson GED Descriptors: science
    Giants in the Land
      Beautiful black and white scratchboard drawings illustrate how giant pine t...
      Author: Appelbaum, Diana GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Homemakers, The
      The author presents American colonial history through descriptions of makin...
      Author: Fisher, Leonard Everett GED Descriptors: social studies
    Isaac Newton
      This is a biography of Isaac Newton. It is interesting and full of personal...
      Author: Krull, Kathleen GED Descriptors: math | science
    Library at Alexandria, The
      A fascinating account of the famous ancient library of papyrus scrolls once...
      Author: Trumble, Kelly GED Descriptors: social studies
    Mosque
      Once again David Macaulay describes and illustrates the construction of a ...
      Author: Macaulay, David GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Mysterious Rays of Dr. Rontgen, The
      This biography focuses on Rontgen's discovery of x-rays, the ways he resear...
      Author: Gherman, Beverly GED Descriptors: science
    Odd Boy Out: Young Albert Einstein
      This picture book biography of Albert Einstein focuses on his early years w...
      Author: Brown, Don GED Descriptors: science | math
    Pantheon, The
      Although few records survive to describe the construction of the Pantheon i...
      Author: Dutemple, Lesley GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Pyramid
      Black and white illustrations accompany this nonfiction account, a process ...
      Author: Macaulay, David GED Descriptors: social studies
    Starry Messenger
      The simply told story of Galileo's life and "house arrest" for his work in ...
      Author: Sis, Peter GED Descriptors: science
    Timelines Flight: Fliers and Flying Machines
      This nonfiction book contains information related to aviation and aviators ...
      Author: Jefferis, David GED Descriptors: science
    Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane, The
      Original photographs by the Wright brothers complement their story. This i...
      Author: Freedman, Russell GED Descriptors: social studies
    Atoms Family - The Phantom's Portrait Parlor
      This is a highly interactive site where visitors will learn about atoms, mo...
      Author: Miami Museum of Scie... GED Descriptors: science
    Snacks - Exploratorium
      These pages are full of Snacks...but they're not the kind you eat. They're ...
      Author: Exploratorium... GED Descriptors: science
    The Exploratorium - Science of Baseball
      This site features many interactive activities including Fastball Reaction...
      Author: The Exploratorium, m... GED Descriptors: science
Science > physics > light
    Night Rainbow, The
      Simple poetic verse describes the Aurora borealis or northern lights from t...
      Author: Esbensen, Barbara Juster GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Theodoric's Rainbow
      Although Theodoric of Freiberg lived, wrote, and experimented from 1250 AD ...
      Author: Kramer, Stephen GED Descriptors: science
    Atoms Family - The Phantom's Portrait Parlor
      This is a highly interactive site where visitors will learn about atoms, mo...
      Author: Miami Museum of Scie... GED Descriptors: science
    Snacks - Exploratorium
      These pages are full of Snacks...but they're not the kind you eat. They're ...
      Author: Exploratorium... GED Descriptors: science
    The Science of Light
      The Science of Light is an interactive lab of activities. The activities in...
      Author: Annenberg CPB Projec... GED Descriptors: science
Science > prehistory
    Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins, The
      A story in three parts about a Victorian artist, Waterhouse Hawkins, who br...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Great Unknown, The
      This biography of Charles Wilson Peale, artist and paleontologist, describe...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: science | language arts - writing
    Written in Bones
      This thoroughly researched book explores human history through the study of...
      Author: Bahn, Paul GED Descriptors: science | social studies
Science > psychology
Science > scientific method
    American Plague, An
      Subtitled "The True and Terifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 179...
      Author: Murphy, Jim GED Descriptors: social studies
    Bodies from the Ash:Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii
      With the help of detailed photographs, the author describes how historical ...
      Author: Deem, James M. GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Bog Bodies
      The discovery of the Lindow Man in a bog in England in 1984 provides the st...
      Author: Buell, Janet GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Bone Dectives, The
      These fascinating cases that establish the identities of skeletons through ...
      Author: Jackson, Donna GED Descriptors: science
    Breaking Ground, Breaking Silence
      In 1991, New York's long-ignored African Burial Ground was rediscovered. Th...
      Author: Hansen, Joyce, & McGowan, Gary GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Dinosaur Ghosts
      Paleontologists suggest explanations for the many fossils of the dinosaur C...
      Author: Gillette, J. Lynett GED Descriptors: science
    Drop of Water, A
      Beautiful magnified photographs and clear, direct text describe different s...
      Author: Wick, Walter GED Descriptors: science
    Eye of the Storm
      A storm chaser discusses the techniques, dangers, and difficulties of photo...
      Author: Kramer, Stephan GED Descriptors: science
    Great Unknown, The
      This biography of Charles Wilson Peale, artist and paleontologist, describe...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: science | language arts - writing
    Hurricanes
      This story of hurricanes in the 20th Century--how they form, how scientists...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    Invisible Enemies
      This well-written but long book describes seven deadly diseases--Small Pox,...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Isaac Newton
      This is a biography of Isaac Newton. It is interesting and full of personal...
      Author: Krull, Kathleen GED Descriptors: math | science
    Light Shining through the Mist
      Lush color photographs and text tell the story of how Dian Fossey studied t...
      Author: Matthews, Tom GED Descriptors: science
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    Mysterious Rays of Dr. Rontgen, The
      This biography focuses on Rontgen's discovery of x-rays, the ways he resear...
      Author: Gherman, Beverly GED Descriptors: science
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    Secrets of a Civil War Submarine
      The discovery in 1995 and the subsequent slow scientific recovery of the Ci...
      Author: Walker, Sally GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Sigmund Freud
      This biography introduces the history of the study of the physical and emot...
      Author: Krull, Kathleen GED Descriptors: science
    Tarantula Scientist, The
      This book describes everything you ever wanted to know about tarantula spid...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science
    Theodoric's Rainbow
      Although Theodoric of Freiberg lived, wrote, and experimented from 1250 AD ...
      Author: Kramer, Stephen GED Descriptors: science
    Tree of Life, The
      Peter Sis introduces the reader (of almost any age) to the life of Charles ...
      Author: Sis, Peter GED Descriptors: science
    Unexplained
      The author explores several categories of unexplained phenomena from Stoneh...
      Author: Allen, Judy GED Descriptors: social studies
    Written in Bones
      This thoroughly researched book explores human history through the study of...
      Author: Bahn, Paul GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Scientific Method
      Students will conduct an experiment and complete a chart demonstrating an u...
      Author: Candy Bettinger GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading
    Snacks - Exploratorium
      These pages are full of Snacks...but they're not the kind you eat. They're ...
      Author: Exploratorium... GED Descriptors: science
    Student/Learner: Science and Technology Special Collections
      The purpose of this website is to provide learners with good resources to e...
      Author: Western/Pacific LINC... GED Descriptors: science
Science > scientist/inventors
Science > scientist/inventors > Einstein, Albert
    Genius: A Photobiography of Albert Einstein
      This photobiography of Albert Einstein documents his celebrated scientific ...
      Author: Delano, Marfe Ferguson GED Descriptors: science
    Here in Harlem
      Walter Dean Myers recreates the Harlem of his youth in poetry and populates...
      Author: Myers, Walter Dean GED Descriptors:
    Odd Boy Out: Young Albert Einstein
      This picture book biography of Albert Einstein focuses on his early years w...
      Author: Brown, Don GED Descriptors: science | math
Science > scientists/inventors
    Amelia to Zora: Twenty-Six Women Who Changed the World
      Minute biographies of 26 illustrious women with quotes from each. Discover ...
      Author: Chin-Lee, Cynthia GED Descriptors: social studies
    Breaking Into Print
      The history of the production of books from quills to movable type to the p...
      Author: Krensky, Stephan GED Descriptors: social studies
    Capturing Nature: The Writings of John James Audubon
      This 40-page book contains excerpts from the journals of Audubon, along wit...
      Author: Roop, Peter & Roop, Connie GED Descriptors: science
    Carver
      Personal and professional details of the life of George Washington Carver a...
      Author: Nelson, Marilyn GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Century That Was, The
      Each of the 11 chapters of this fascinating look back at the 20th century f...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross (Ed.) GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Cloudmakers, The
      In A.D. 751 during a time of war, a Chinese grandfather and grandson have 7...
      Author: Rumford, James GED Descriptors: social studies
    Eye of the Storm
      A storm chaser discusses the techniques, dangers, and difficulties of photo...
      Author: Kramer, Stephan GED Descriptors: science
    Find Where the Wind Goes
      This is an autobiography of Mae Jemison, the first woman of color to become...
      Author: Jemison, Mae GED Descriptors: social studies | language arts - writing
    Fly!
      An illustrated chronicle of flight from the hot-air balloon to space statio...
      Author: Moser, Barry GED Descriptors: social studies
    Food
      The evolution of the acquisition, distribution, and consumption of food thr...
      Author: Ventura, Piero GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    G Is For Googol
      Letters of the alphabet introduce mathematical concepts with sidebar illust...
      Author: Schwartz, David GED Descriptors: math
    Genius of Leonardo, The
      Giacomo, a servant of Leonardo da Vinci, recounts the later life of the fam...
      Author: Visconti, Guido GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Genius: A Photobiography of Albert Einstein
      This photobiography of Albert Einstein documents his celebrated scientific ...
      Author: Delano, Marfe Ferguson GED Descriptors: science
    George Washington Carver
      This biography of George Washington Carver, known as the "peanut man," is i...
      Author: Bolden, Tanya GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Great Unknown, The
      This biography of Charles Wilson Peale, artist and paleontologist, describe...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: science | language arts - writing
    Gutenberg
      This black and white picture book tells the story of Johann Gutenberg, crea...
      Author: Fisher, Leonard Everett GED Descriptors: social studies
    Heroes
      The author provides 12 biographies of important men throughout the world an...
      Author: Hazell, Rebecca GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Invisible Enemies
      This well-written but long book describes seven deadly diseases--Small Pox,...
      Author: Farrell, Jeanette GED Descriptors: science
    Isaac Newton
      This is a biography of Isaac Newton. It is interesting and full of personal...
      Author: Krull, Kathleen GED Descriptors: math | science
    Jump at de Sun
      This interesting biography of the author and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurs...
      Author: Porter, A. P. GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Kid Who Invented the Trampoline, The
      Here are 50 short expository pieces about inventions. The selections are in...
      Author: Wulffson, Don GED Descriptors: social studies
    Leonardo Da Vinci
      This biography of Da Vinci's life has beautiful illustrations in various Re...
      Author: Stanley, Diane GED Descriptors: social studies | language arts - reading
    Library at Alexandria, The
      A fascinating account of the famous ancient library of papyrus scrolls once...
      Author: Trumble, Kelly GED Descriptors: social studies
    Light Shining through the Mist
      Lush color photographs and text tell the story of how Dian Fossey studied t...
      Author: Matthews, Tom GED Descriptors: science
    Marvelous Mattie
      Based on the life of Margaret E. Knight, the book portrays an imaginative g...
      Author: McCully, Emily GED Descriptors: science
    My Season with Penguins
      The author, a writer, scientist, and artist, keeps a journal and pictorial ...
      Author: Webb, Sophie GED Descriptors: science
    Mysterious Rays of Dr. Rontgen, The
      This biography focuses on Rontgen's discovery of x-rays, the ways he resear...
      Author: Gherman, Beverly GED Descriptors: science
    Road to There, The
      For all geography enthusiasts, this book recounts the history of mapmaking ...
      Author: Ross, Val GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Sea Clocks
      The true story of Englishman John Harrison's life-long struggle to win the ...
      Author: Borden, Louise GED Descriptors: science
    Something out of Nothing: Marie Curie and Radiation
      This is a very readable biography of Marie Curie and her discovery of radia...
      Author: McClafferty, Carla GED Descriptors: science
    Team Moon
      This fact-filled book commemorates the achievement of 400,00 people of "tea...
      Author: Thimmesh, Catherine GED Descriptors: science
    Theodoric's Rainbow
      Although Theodoric of Freiberg lived, wrote, and experimented from 1250 AD ...
      Author: Kramer, Stephen GED Descriptors: science
    Toilets, Toasters, and Telephones
      Subtitled "the how and why of everyday objects," this book offers a history...
      Author: Rubin, Susan Goldman GED Descriptors: social studies
    Hey Pythagoras! Help Me Understand Your Theorem!
      Students will demonstrate their knowledge of the Pythagorean Theorem by cre...
      Author: Paula Mullet GED Descriptors: math | science
    People and Discoveries Data Bank - PBS
      What's the story behind electroshock therapy? Who's responsible for increas...
      Author: PBS, WGBH... GED Descriptors: science
    Thomas A. Edison
      This is a great biography of Thomas Edision. It is organized very well into...
      Author: Edison Elementary Sc... GED Descriptors: science
    Turn of the Century
      This site features turn of the century information from 1874 through 1920 a...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors: social studies | science
Science > scientists/inventors > Archimedes
    Library at Alexandria, The
      A fascinating account of the famous ancient library of papyrus scrolls once...
      Author: Trumble, Kelly GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > scientists/inventors > Banneker, Benjamin
    Dear Benjamin Banneker
      The book tells the life story of Benjamin Banneker, an 18th-century African...
      Author: Pinkney, Andrea GED Descriptors: social studies
    Followers of the North Star
      These poems present a profile of African-American heroes in an historical a...
      Author: Altman, Susan & Lechner, Susan GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > scientists/inventors > Bleriot, Louis
Science > scientists/inventors > da Vinci, Leonardo
    Leonardo daVinci
      This fascinating biography of Leonardo daVinci emphasizes his scientific cu...
      Author: Krull, Kathleen GED Descriptors: science
    Second Mrs. Gioconda
      In this fictionalized story of real people, Salai, servant of Leonardo da V...
      Author: Konigsburg, E. L. GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
Science > scientists/inventors > Darwin, Charles
    Charles and Emma
      Charles Darwin's struggles with religious beliefs and his developing theory...
      Author: Heligman, Deborah GED Descriptors: science
    Tree of Life, The
      Peter Sis introduces the reader (of almost any age) to the life of Charles ...
      Author: Sis, Peter GED Descriptors: science
Science > scientists/inventors > Erastothenes
    Library at Alexandria, The
      A fascinating account of the famous ancient library of papyrus scrolls once...
      Author: Trumble, Kelly GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > scientists/inventors > Euclid
    Library at Alexandria, The
      A fascinating account of the famous ancient library of papyrus scrolls once...
      Author: Trumble, Kelly GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > scientists/inventors > Ford, Henry
    Inventors
      This book shows the evolution of various inventions, using photographs and ...
      Author: Sandler, Martin W. GED Descriptors: social studies | science
Science > scientists/inventors > Franklin, Benjamin
    Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin, The
      This Franklin biography also includes details about important historical ev...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross GED Descriptors: social studies
    Heroes
      The author provides 12 biographies of important men throughout the world an...
      Author: Hazell, Rebecca GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
Science > scientists/inventors > Galilei, Galileo
    Starry Messenger
      The simply told story of Galileo's life and "house arrest" for his work in ...
      Author: Sis, Peter GED Descriptors: science
Science > scientists/inventors > Gutenberg, Johannes
    Breaking Into Print
      The history of the production of books from quills to movable type to the p...
      Author: Krensky, Stephan GED Descriptors: social studies
Science > scientists/inventors > Newton, Isaac
    Library, The
      A delightfully illustrated story in verse about a shy, avid reader who gave...
      Author: Stewart, Sarah GED Descriptors:
Science > scientists/inventors > Rontgen, Wilhelm Conrad
Science > scientists/inventors > Washington, Booker T.
    More Than Anything Else
      Few people around young Booker T. Washington are able to read. But Booker,...
      Author: Bradby, Marie GED Descriptors: social studies
    Turn of the Century
      This site features turn of the century information from 1874 through 1920 a...
      Author: ... GED Descriptors: social studies | science
Science > scientists/inventors > Wright Brothers
    First to Fly
      This biography of the Wright Brothers is accompanied by archival photograph...
      Author: Busby, Peter GED Descriptors: social studies
    Fly!
      An illustrated chronicle of flight from the hot-air balloon to space statio...
      Author: Moser, Barry GED Descriptors: social studies
    Glorious Flight Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot, The
      Teachers should note that the child's perspective and art might put some ad...
      Author: Provensen, Alice & Provensen, Martin GED Descriptors: social studies
    Inventors
      This book shows the evolution of various inventions, using photographs and ...
      Author: Sandler, Martin W. GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    My Brothers' Flying Machine
      This biography of Wilber and Orville Wright is told by their younger sister...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors: science
    Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane, The
      Original photographs by the Wright brothers complement their story. This i...
      Author: Freedman, Russell GED Descriptors: social studies
    Wright Sister, The,
      Often portrayed through letters, this biography, of Katherine Wright, the ...
      Author: Maurer, Richard GED Descriptors: social studies
    People and Discoveries Data Bank - PBS
      What's the story behind electroshock therapy? Who's responsible for increas...
      Author: PBS, WGBH... GED Descriptors: science
Science > space exploration
    Auld Lang Syne
      Told from first person perspective, this life story of Robert Burns from ch...
      Author: Findon, Joanne GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
Science > technology
    Introducing Microsoft Word
      Introduce word processing by having students open a new document and use at...
      Author: Tawna Eubanks GED Descriptors: Science | Language Arts Writing
Science > water
    Cool Drink of Water, A
      Colorful photographs and simple text present people around the world obtain...
      Author: Kerley, Barbara GED Descriptors: social studies
    Drop of Water, A
      Beautiful magnified photographs and clear, direct text describe different s...
      Author: Wick, Walter GED Descriptors: science
    Flotsam
      This wordless picture book tells the story of a young boy who finds a very ...
      Author: Weisner, David GED Descriptors:
    If the World Were a Village
      The author takes the phrase "global village" literally, describing a hypoth...
      Author: Smith, David J. GED Descriptors: social studies
    Letting Swift River Go
      This book tells the story of a community's act of selling up the houses an...
      Author: Yolen, Jane GED Descriptors:
    Nobody Particular
      A graphic novel format depicts the activist Diane Wilson and her fight agai...
      Author: Bang, Molly GED Descriptors: science
    Science Verse
      Repeating the success of Math Curse, the author and illustrator de...
      Author: Scieszka, John GED Descriptors: science
    Song of the Water Boatman
      Employing varied poetic forms and beautiful woodcut illustrations, the book...
      Author: Sidman, Joyce GED Descriptors: language arts - reading | science
    Water Dance
      Told in a first-person poetic narrative with illustrations that elicit emot...
      Author: Locker, Thomas GED Descriptors: science
    Acid in the Water
      Students build their vocabulary development and create a flowchart that dep...
      Author: Sharon Reynolds GED Descriptors: Language Arts - Reading | Science
    Drip, Drip, Drip or the Case of the Leaky Faucet
      Students will gather scientific data and be able to utilize the data to gen...
      Author: Paula Mullet GED Descriptors: Science | Math
    Scientific Method
      Students will conduct an experiment and complete a chart demonstrating an u...
      Author: Candy Bettinger GED Descriptors: Language Arts Reading
Science > wilderness
    Black Star, Bright Dawn
      Bright Dawn, a teenaged Eskimo girl, takes her father's place in the grueli...
      Author: O'Dell, Scott GED Descriptors:
    Boy Who Saved Cleveland, The
      During a malarial epidemic in the late 18th century Cleveland, Ohio, ten-ye...
      Author: Giblin, James Cross GED Descriptors: social studies
    Dogsong
      14-year-old Russel, an Eskimo, feels assailed by the modernity of his life....
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors: language arts - reading
    Fire in Their Eyes
      Color photographs and lively text follow a group of special wildfire firefi...
      Author: Biel, Karen GED Descriptors: science
    John Muir: America's First Environmentalist
      From a work-filled childhood as an immigrant from Scotland, self-taught Joh...
      Author: Lasky, Kathryn GED Descriptors: science
    Over the Top of the World
      The main text is a diary of explorer Will Steger's expedition (1994) from R...
      Author: Steger, Will GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Puppies, Dogs, and Blue Northers
      Paulsen shares his love of the Iditarod and especially of Cookie, his prima...
      Author: Paulsen, Gary GED Descriptors:
    Quest for the Tree Kangaroo
      Subtitled "An Expedition to the Cloud Forest of New Guinea," this is the st...
      Author: Montgomery, Sy GED Descriptors: science | social studies
    Summer of Fire: Yellowstone 1988
      This book chronicles the 1988 fire at Yellowstone National Park and the fir...
      Author: Lauber, Patricia GED Descriptors: science
    This Vast Land
      A fictional account of a young man on the real Lewis and Clark Expedition e...
      Author: Ambrose, Stephen GED Descriptors: social studies
    Touching Spirit Bear
      Cole, a juvenile "delinquent," is offered jail or "circle justice," a syste...
      Author: Mikaelsen, Ben GED Descriptors:
    Where the Wild Horses Roam
      Text and accompanying photographs portray the "ways" of the wild horses in ...
      Author: Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw GED Descriptors: social studies | science
    Wildfire
      This beautiful and thoroughly researched book provides a comprehensive look...
      Author: Morrison, Taylor GED Descriptors: social studies | science


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