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Books in ABC Adventures series

  • Primer Level - Lesson Book: Piano Adventures

    Nancy Faber, Randall Faber

    Paperback (Faber Piano Adventures, Jan. 1, 1996)
    (Faber Piano Adventures ). The 2nd Edition Primer Lesson Book introduces the keyboard, note values, and the grand staff. Students play in C 5-finger scale patterns, develop recognition of steps and skips, and learn letter names independent of finger number. Musicianship is built through the use of dynamics and coloristic experimentation with the pedal. The book is organized into units which represent the major concepts and skills. As new units are introduced, earlier concepts and skills are constantly reviewed.
  • Level 2B - Theory Book: Piano Adventures

    Nancy Faber, Randall Faber

    Paperback (Faber Piano Adventures, Jan. 1, 1997)
    (Faber Piano Adventures ). The thorough reinvention of the 2B Theory Book offers eight superb new pages for in-depth study of chords, harmonization, and rhythm. New improvisation activities offer creative exploration of scales in C major, G major and F major.
  • Math Adventures Grade 2: Enchanted Forest

    Linda Bertola, Agnese Baruzzi

    Paperback (Flash Kids, April 17, 2018)
    Every kid can go on a fun math adventure! In a village hidden in the woods, animals live, work, play, and sometimes even quarrel. Led by a wise owl, second graders can wander through this enchanted space. As they visit the town, they’ll decode recipes, count cookies, and practice their addition, subtraction, and logic and problem-solving skills. Through this combination of storytelling and entertaining activities, even reluctant learners can grasp basic mathematical principles and begin to love the world of numbers. Each book has colorful stickers to place on the pages.An addition to the bestselling Flash Kids line of books.
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  • Modern Art Adventures: 36 Creative, Hands-On Projects Inspired by Artists from Monet to Banksy

    Maja Pitamic, Jill Laidlaw

    Paperback (Chicago Review Press, April 1, 2015)
    Bold and experimental art activities and for children who love to draw outside of the lines Modern Art Adventures introduces young artists to groundbreaking masterpieces and fresh techniques, then lets them loose to create their own works of art. Authors and educators Maja Pitamic and Jill Laidlaw explore the stories and meanings behind 18 well-known works of modern art—including Frida Kahlo’s Self-portrait with Small Monkey, Edvard Munch’s The Scream, Jackson Pollock’s Lavender Mist, and Banksy’s Flower—giving readers inspiration for these kid-tested, exciting, and creative projects. Children create two artworks based on the techniques and visual effects of the each featured piece of art and the projects cover a wide range of media, from tissue paper mosaics to stencils to comic cut-outs, with a variety of difficulty levels, always encouraging and expanding the child’s natural creative abilities. No prior knowledge of modern art is required, just enthusiasm for the subject and a willingness to discover.
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  • Arthur's Family Vacation: An Arthur Adventure

    Marc Brown

    Paperback (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, April 1, 1995)
    Arthur's family vacation is all wet-it's pouring rain! Arthur has to take charge and finds new things for his family to do-like go to Gatorville. Maybe family vacation isn't so bad after all!
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  • DK Adventures: Marvel The Avengers: Battle Against Ultron

    Matt Forbeck

    Paperback (DK Children, March 3, 2015)
    Some Super Villains are just too powerful for one Super Hero alone to conquer — and this is where The Avengers come in! These brave adventurers have been using their powers to protect the Earth for many years — but once they join forces, they become truly unbeatable. From Iron Man to the Hulk, meet all the fascinating Heroes that make up Earth's mightiest team of Super Heroes in the all-new DK Adventures: Marvel Avengers: Battle Against Ultron.
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  • DK Adventures: Star Wars: Jedi Battles

    DK

    Paperback (DK Children, Dec. 23, 2013)
    Featuring the most exciting duels and epic battles that have ever been fought in the Star Wars galaxy, DK Adventures: Star Wars: Jedi Battles will show you lightsaber techniques, deadly weapons, other-world allies, and just how the Jedi succeed in battle. Let the journey begin! Good books build great readers. Created in consultation with literacy experts, DK Adventures will appeal to proficient readers who have a love of reading for both information and pleasure. With rich, descriptive vocabulary, and interactive elements including diaries, recipes, poetry, character profiles, diagrams, and articles to support the stories, DK Adventures focus on engaging, action-packed topics that will develop comprehension skills and continue to build a child's love of reading. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • Edison: The Mystery of the Missing Mouse Treasure

    Torben Kuhlmann

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Oct. 2, 2018)
    2019 Batchelder Honor Award 2019 ALA Notable Children's BookAward-winning illustrator Torben Kuhlmann’s stunning new book transports readers to new depths where imagination lights the way! A long time ago, one mouse learned to fly, another landed on the moon...what will happen in the next Mouse adventure? From the creator of Lindbergh—The Tale of a Flying Mouse and Armstrong, comes Edison—The Mystery of the Missing Mouse Treasure. When two unlikely friends build a vessel capable of taking them to the bottom of the ocean find a missing treasure—the truth turns out to be far more amazing.
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  • Math Adventures Grade 3: Fairy Tale Land

    Linda Bertola, Agnese Baruzzi

    Paperback (Flash Kids, April 17, 2018)
    Every kid can go on a fun math adventure! Welcome to the kingdom of fairy tales, where kids get to meet a talking cricket, practice their math, and play games with some very well-known characters. They’ll lead Tom Thumb and Thumbelina to their homes by coloring the right numbered path; figure out how many tasks Snow White has to complete; help a blundering witch prepare her potions, and more! Through this combination of storytelling and entertaining activities, even reluctant learners can grasp basic mathematical principles and begin to love the world of numbers. Each book has colorful stickers to place on the pages.An addition to the bestselling Flash Kids line of books.
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  • I Love Minnesota: An ABC Adventure

    Sandra Magsamen

    Hardcover (Sourcebooks Wonderland, Feb. 2, 2016)
    Everything you love about Minnesota, all in one wonderful book! Children and parents alike will be delighted by seeing their favorite landmarks and landscapes, and will be inspired to adventure together in search of new wonders. Includes fun and friendly text to make a great shared reading experience.
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  • Arthur Writes a Story: An Arthur Adventure

    Marc Brown

    Paperback (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sept. 1, 1998)
    The class homework assignment is to write a story, and everyone seems to be writing about something interesting...except Arthur. Will he find something he cares to write about or will his story be a big mess?
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  • Math Adventures Grade 4: Wizard School

    Linda Bertola, Agnese Baruzzi

    Paperback (Flash Kids, April 17, 2018)
    Every kid can go on a fun math adventure!Come along with the wizard's apprentice as he guides you through a very special castle. There you’ll discover powerful potions, secret passages, mazes, and more. But it seems the apprentice needs a little help remembering his magic formulas. Using a little addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and other math skills, fourth-graders can save the day! Through this combination of storytelling and entertaining activities, even reluctant learners can grasp basic mathematical principles and begin to love the world of numbers. Each book has colorful stickers to place on the pages.An addition to the bestselling Flash Kids line of books.
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