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Books in First Step Nonfiction _ Space series

  • Basketball Is Fun!

    Robin Nelson

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Aug. 1, 2013)
    From dribbling the ball to shooting a basket, basketball is fun! Learn the basics of the sport while building reading skills with these supportive texts.
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  • Being a Leader

    Robin Nelson

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Aug. 1, 2003)
    An introduction to leadership at school, at home, and with friends, with specific examples of how to be a leader at home and school.
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  • Rhombus

    Sheila Rivera

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Jan. 1, 2007)
    This is one in a series of simple books for beginning readers which introduces students to basic geometrical concepts, using a variety of everyday examples. Short sentences and colourful images make the concepts explained easy to understand and the shapes easy to spot.
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  • Freezing and Melting

    Robin Nelson

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, May 1, 2003)
    Summarizes how water changes from a solid to a liquid and back again, and introduces related facts such as that water freezes at thirty-two degrees Fahrenheit and that ice floats.
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  • Magnets

    Robin Nelson

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, Oct. 1, 2004)
    An introduction to magnets and how they work.
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  • Circle

    Robin Nelson

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Jan. 1, 2004)
    An introduction to circles and some of the many things that have a circle shape.
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  • Labor Day

    Connor Dayton

    Paperback (PowerKids Press, Jan. 15, 2012)
    Labor Day first became a federal holiday in the United States in 1894, when it came into affect to commemorate workers who fought for fair wages and better working conditions. Today, this patriotic holiday is celebrated with parades and picnics and is often used to mark the end of the summer. This book employs photographs and accessible text to describe the origins of the holiday and to demonstrate the many ways that people celebrate it.
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  • The Water Cycle

    Robin Nelson

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, Nov. 1, 2002)
    Summarizes how Earth's water changes to vapor and rises into the sky where it turns into rain, and introduces related concepts such as the shape of raindrops and the presence of pollutants in rainfall.
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  • The Way Things Move

    Robin Nelson

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, Sept. 1, 2004)
    Simple text introduces how different objects move, in different patterns and in different speeds, when pushed or pulled.
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  • Following Rules

    Robin Nelson

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Aug. 1, 2003)
    An introduction to following rules at school, at home, and in the community, with specific examples of how to follow rules at home and school.
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  • What Can Live in a Desert?

    Sheila Anderson

    Library Binding (Lerner Publications, Aug. 1, 2010)
    Introduces readers to animals that live in the desert and the concept of habitat. Simple text describes the common features and behaviors of desert dwellers as well as offering many examples of creatures in this group.
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  • Bending

    Sheila Rivera

    Paperback (LernerClassroom, Jan. 1, 2007)
    This science series explains how some forms of matter respond to various forces. Simple text and vivid color photographs encourage students to observe, describe, record, and predict the many types of changes in matter.
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