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Scholastic First Dictionary
Scholastic First Dictionary
School & Library      ISBN: 059096786x

Perfect for beginning readers, this new reference is the most up-to-date, informative, and visually appealing dictionary on the market for children ages 6 to 9. Containing 1,700 headwords and 600 full-color photographs, this volume has been carefully designed to reflect the vocabulary and interests of early elementary school children.

Live Writing: Breathing Life Into Your Words
Live Writing
Breathing Life Into Your Words
Paperback      ISBN: 0380797011

A practical guide for how to make your writing come alive, by the bestselling author of A Writer's Notebook and the ALA Notable Book Fig Pudding.

What is "live writing"? It's the kind of writing that has a current running through it--energy, electricity, juice. This book is a young writer's toolbox for bringing writing to life. But instead of awls and hammers, this toolbox contains words, imagination, a love of books, a sense of story, and ideas for how to make the writing live and breathe.

Perfect for classrooms, Live Writing is full of practical wisdom for young writers, from bestselling writer Ralph Fletcher. Aspiring writers will devour these tips for how to make their words jump off the page

Reading Skills: Grade 5 (Flash Kids Harcourt Family Learning)
Reading Skills
Grade 5 (Flash Kids Harcourt Family Learning)
Paperback      ISBN: 1411401174

Age-appropriate reading passages combine with whimsical illustrations to help readers understand more about the basic concepts needed to be a good reader.

Harcourt Family Learning Workbooks are a comprehensive line of workbook developed through a partnership with Harcourt, a leading educational publisher. Based on national teaching standards, these workbooks provide complete practice in math, reading, and other key subject areas.
My Book of Alphabet Games Ages 4, 5, 6
My Book of Alphabet Games Ages 4, 5, 6
Paperback      ISBN: 1933241365

One bar of soap, two rubber duckies...make bath time more fun and educational with our Numbers 1-10 poster.

Letters A B C [With Writing Pen]
Letters A B C [With Writing Pen]
Hardcover      ISBN: 0312492510

Help your child learn to write letters with this amazing wipe-clean book from bestselling children's book author Roger Priddy

The outlines to complete and activities to do make writing practice simple The special pen included with Wipe Clean: Letters allows text to be written again and again--simply wipe letters away with a cloth.
My Book of Multiplication
My Book of Multiplication
Paperback      ISBN: 1934968102
My First Book of Tracing
My First Book of Tracing
Paperback      ISBN: 4774307076

Mastering basic pencil skills builds a firm foundation for writing letters and numbers. Use this book as both a fun introduction to using pencis and as a great practice guide.

My Book Of Rhyming Words And Phrases
My Book Of Rhyming Words And Phrases
Paperback      ISBN: 4774307629

If your childs is learning to recognize rhyming words, then this book will build on that foundation.

My Book of Sentences: Ages 6,7, 8
My Book of Sentences
Ages 6,7, 8
Paperback      ISBN: 1933241381

Stars, Squares, Triangles and Circles...the world is full of shapes and so is this unique Tub Time Poster.

Mine, All Mine!: A Book about Pronouns
Mine, All Mine!
A Book about Pronouns
Paperback      ISBN: 0698117972
Perfect for introductory grammar and language arts lessons

What is a pronoun? How do you use it? Do you say, These candies are for him and me--or he and I?

Explore language and discover how to use pronouns and their many forms from personal to reflexive to demonstrative.

Praise for Mine, All Mine

"Once again, Heller has taken a part of speech and made its function perfectly and entertainingly clear. ... From cover to cover, the stylishly drawn, brilliantly colored, double-paged illustrations grab readers and don't let go. ... Who would have thought pronouns could be such fun?"--School Library Journal

"Bold, handsome illustrations accompanied by a jaunty, rhymed text demonstrate their importance ... with all the panache of a Madison Avenue publicity campaign. ... Language teachers, rejoice "--The Horn Book

About the Explore series:

Dedicated to helping children learn a variety of nonfiction subjects, the Explore series uses pitch-perfect rhyming text and brilliantly illustrated images to make learning fun.

Books in the series:

Explore Language
1. Behind the Mask: A Book About Prepositions
2. Cache of Jewels: And Other Collective Nouns
3. Fantastic Wow and Unreal : A Book About Interjections and Conjunctions
4. Kites Sail High: A Book About Verbs
5. Many Luscious Lollipops: A Book About Adjectives
6. Mine, All Mine : A Book About Pronouns
7. Merry-Go-Round: A Book About Nouns
8. Up, Up and Away: A Book About Adverbs

Explore Nature
1. Animals Born Alive and Well: A Book About Mammals and Their Young
2. Chickens Aren't the Only Ones: A Book About Animals Who Lay Eggs
3. The Reason for a Flower: A Book About Flowers, Pollen, and Seeds
4. Plants that Never Ever Bloom: A Book About Fungi, Ferns, and Other Plants Without Flowers