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Books with author Kathiann M Kowalski

  • The Everything Kids' Nature Book: Create Clouds, Make Waves, Defy Gravity and Much More!

    Kathiann M Kowalski

    Paperback (Everything, March 1, 2002)
    The natural world holds secrets under every rock and around every tree. If you've ever wondered what life is like through a microscope, telescope, or with the naked eye--you'll love this book!You will:Run with the antelope across the American plains and learn about the food chain.Climb with a monkey to the highest tree in the rainforest and discover how photosynthesis keeps leaves green.Sink to the bottom of the ocean to follow creatures who have adapted to life in total darknessTravel with a meteor at speeds up to 160,000 miles per hour.Burrow with the earthworms in your own backyard. Through it all, you'll find out how things synergize, regenerate, and evaporate--and lots more! And don't worry about the big words--they are all defined and explained with familiar examples in this fascinating trip through the natural world.
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  • The Everything Kids' Nature Book: Create Clouds, Make Waves, Defy Gravity and Much More!

    Kathiann M Kowalski

    eBook (Everything, March 1, 2002)
    The natural world holds secrets under every rock and around every tree. If you've ever wondered what life is like through a microscope, telescope, or with the naked eye--you'll love this book!You will:Run with the antelope across the American plains and learn about the food chain.Climb with a monkey to the highest tree in the rainforest and discover how photosynthesis keeps leaves green.Sink to the bottom of the ocean to follow creatures who have adapted to life in total darknessTravel with a meteor at speeds up to 160,000 miles per hour.Burrow with the earthworms in your own backyard. Through it all, you'll find out how things synergize, regenerate, and evaporate--and lots more! And don't worry about the big words--they are all defined and explained with familiar examples in this fascinating trip through the natural world.
  • Judges and Courts: A Look at the Judicial Branch

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Jan. 1, 2012)
    What is the judicial branch? It's the part of government that's in charge of our courts. But just what do the courts do? And how do they affect your daily life? Read this book to find out.
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  • Be Smart about Shopping: The Critical Consumer and Civic Financial Responsibility

    Kathiann M Kowalski

    Hardcover (Enslow Publishers, Jan. 1, 2014)
    Should you buy that smartphone at full price now or wait for the sale? Shopping can be fun but also stressful, especially on a teen-sized budget. That’s why it’s important to be a critical consumer. It’s easy to spend money, but how do you save? With helpful tips and math word problems, BE SMART ABOUT SHOPPING will show you how to make smart financial decisions, avoid the bad deal, and get the most for your money.
  • Evolution on Trial: From the Scopes "Monkey" Case to Inherit the Wind

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Library Binding (Enslow Elementary, Jan. 1, 2009)
    Each title reviews a high-impact, high-interest trial from American history--focusing on the people behind the case, the societal issues, and the legal principles involved--and compares it to the Hollywood rendering of the famous case. Teacher's Guide available.
  • Checks and Balances: A Look at the Powers of Government

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Jan. 1, 2012)
    What are checks and balances? They are limits that keep different parts of government from having too much power. But just what are these limits? And how do they help our government run more smoothly? Read this book to find out.
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  • It's Your World!

    Kathiann M Kowalski

    language (Capstone Press, Nov. 1, 2014)
    Take a crash course in middle school social studies, and see how geography, history, and government can be powerful tools in todays world. Go global with geography at the grocery store. See how social media and government go together. You'll soon discover that social studies are the real deal for real life.
  • Kids' Everything Space

    Kathiann M Kowalski

    Paperback (Everything, Sept. 1, 2000)
    Offers facts, crafts, games, and experiments about the Sun, Moon, inner planets, outer planets, asteroids and comets, stars and galaxies, space exploration, and life in outer space.
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  • Judges and Courts: A Look at the Judicial Branch

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Library Binding (Lerner Publications ™, Jan. 1, 2012)
    What is the judicial branch? It's the part of government that's in charge of our courts. But just what do the courts do? And how do they affect your daily life? Read this book to find out.
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  • Order in the Court: A Look at the Judicial Branch

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, Aug. 1, 2003)
    Describes how the judicial branch of the U.S. government works; looks at the state, federal, and Supreme courts; describes the difference between criminal law and civil law; and looks at the role of citizens as jurors.
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  • Checks and Balances: A Look at the Powers of Government

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Library Binding (Lerner Publications TM, Jan. 1, 2012)
    What are checks and balances? They are limits that keep different parts of government from having too much power. But just what are these limits? And how do they help our government run more smoothly? Read this book to find out.
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  • A Balancing Act: A Look at Checks and Balances

    Kathiann M. Kowalski

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, Aug. 1, 2003)
    Explores the role of Congress in the governmental separation of powers and defines the rights and powers of both Congress and the President.
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