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Books in Scholastic Science Reader series

  • Scholastic Reader Level 3: When I Grow Up: Sally Ride

    Annmarie Anderson, Gerald Kelley

    Paperback (Scholastic Paperbacks, Feb. 24, 2015)
    Meet the first American woman to travel to space!Sally Ride was the first American female astronaut to go to space. She worked on a space shuttle for two different missions. But Sally Ride did more than just travel to space. She also was a teacher, an author, and a professor. Learn more about her amazing life in this new biography!The WHEN I GROW UP easy readers are the perfect introductory biography series. Each book takes the reader on a journey from a recognizable figure's obscure childhood to famed adulthood. Aspirational first-person text is accompanied by a mix of photography and illustrations. This fun take on the early biography is ideal for home or the classroom and will inspire children to live out their dreams.
  • Magic Matt And The Cat

    Grace Maccarone, Norman Bridwell

    Paperback (Cartwheel, May 1, 2003)
    Written by the best-selling author of many easy readers and illustrated by the author/illustrator of the beloved Clifford the Big Red Dog books, this funny story is perfect for the newest readers.I am Magic Matt.I can do magic.See me make a cat!Zap!No. That's a bat.I want a cat.Magic Matt conjures up a bat, a rat, a dog, and a lion before he ends up with just the right pet. This funny story has a phonics component that offers reading practice for the newest readers. Author Grace Maccarone and illustrator Norman Bridwell have many years of experience creating best-selling books for children.
  • Scholastic Science Readers

    Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld

    Paperback (Scholastic Paperbacks, March 1, 2003)
    Take a dive with these swimming birds! The Scholastic Science Readers series was created especially to bring exciting nonfiction to beginning readers. Illustrated with full-color photographs.From the egg to the ocean, see where these adorable creatures live, what they eat, how they are born and raised, and how they survive in their frigid environments.Kids will be intrigued to know that the father penguins care for the young right after they are born, while the mother penguin goes back to the ocean to find food.They will also learn that penguins have a layer of fat called blubber to keep them toasty warm.
  • Scholastic Reader Level 1: I Spy Lightning in the Sky

    Jean Marzollo, Walter Wick

    Paperback (Cartwheel, March 1, 2005)
    A Level 1 reader with picture clue riddles and search-and-find fun!I spy a brand-new reader all about a treasure hunt!All-new, easy-to-read riddles by Jean Marzollo are paired with fun photographs culled from the bestselling I SPY TREASURE HUNT to create the fifth I Spy reader in the Scholastic Reader series. With rhythm, rhyme, and picture clues, this book is written to support the newest reader.The first three I Spy Readers have combined sales of more than 200,000 copies!!
  • Scholastic Reader Level 1: There's a Mouse in the House!

    Wendy Cheyette Lewison, Hans Wilhelm

    Paperback (Cartwheel Books, Oct. 1, 2010)
    From the team that brought you BUZZ SAID THE BEE comes this funny story of a family . . . and a mouse!Mouse comes bearing a suitcase.The mother yells, "EEK!"The father yells, "EEK!"The grandma yells, "EEK!"But the kids ask the mouse to stay!A perfect level 1 with hilarious visuals to support the text for the beginning reader.
  • Scholastic Reader Level 1: Clifford Makes the Team

    Norman Bridwell

    Paperback (Cartwheel Books, March 1, 2011)
    A brand-new, original Clifford early reader!It only takes a little to BE BIG! Clifford wants to play baseball with the kids, so he tries to find a bat his size: a tree, a utility pole, a pipe . . . nothing works, but in the end, the kids find a way to include Clifford in their fun!The BE BIG campaign invites everyone, big and small, to take action and raise awareness for how CLIFFORD'S BIG IDEAS can make the world a better place.
  • Skeletons

    Lily Wood

    Paperback (Scholastic, Jan. 1, 2001)
    Offers young readers information on the human skeletal system, including what bones are made of and how they are connected, the various types of bones in different parts of the body, and how to have healthy bones.
  • Scholastic Reader Level 1: Can You See What I See? Animals: Read-and-Seek

    Walter Wick

    Paperback (Cartwheel Books, May 1, 2007)
    Bestselling author/photographer Walter Wick creates a new Level 1 reader series with lots of photographic search-and-find fun--especially for beginning readers!From the photographer of the bestselling I Spy books and creator of the Can You See What I See? series is a new rhyming, search-and-find reader series--especially for the newest reader! Readers can use the picture clues to search for dozens of hidden trinkets and toys!This book builds confidence in new readers and provides hours of fun as well!
  • Scholastic Reader Level 3: Stablemates: Penny

    Jane Gerver, Lisa Papp

    Paperback (Cartwheel Books, June 1, 2009)
    A reader from the bestselling Stablemates series, Penny features a Shetland pony!It's the day of Princess Isabella's coronation, and her fairy godmother sends her on a quest to help her become a good queen. At first, Isabella isn't sure which horse to pick. The fastest? The biggest? She decides on Penny, the smartest horse in the stable.Together, Isabella and Penny set out on a journey to find twelve jewels. On the way, Isabella learns that the keys to being a good queen are inside her--kindness, courage, and wisdom!
  • I'm a Caterpillar

    Jean Marzollo, Judith Moffatt

    Paperback (Cartwheel, April 1, 1997)
    Follows a caterpillar as it changes into a butterfly, from its pupa stage throught its transformation into a chrysalis to its metamorphosis into a butterfly newly emerged from a sticky cocoon. Original.
  • Scholastic Reader Level 2: Ugly Cute Animals

    Gilda Berger, Melvin Berger

    Paperback (Scholastic Inc., Jan. 7, 2014)
    These animals are so ugly, they're cute!From bulldogs to sloths, lemurs to hippos, there are ugly cute animals all across the animal kingdom. This level 2 reader will feature the cutest of those ugly animals. Kids may recognize some of the animals as their very own pets, while others will be new discoveries for young readers. The reader will feature large full-color photos with fun facts about each creature. Kids will get a kick out of silly creatures and the trendy phrase "ugly cute."
  • Scholastic Reader Level 1: Monster Math Picnic

    Grace Maccarone

    Paperback (Cartwheel, April 1, 1998)
    Are the monsters ready to go?Ten say yes. Zero say no.Ten little monsters teach children the combinations of numbers that add up to 10.