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14 Fun Facts About Eclipses: Educational Version
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Eclipses have amazed and terrified people for thousands of years. The sky grows dark. Daytime animals go to sleep and nocturnal animals wake up. Roosters crow and cows come in for milking. The sun is slowly covered by some mysterious object. Sometimes it is blocked out completely. What had the people done wrong? Would the sun ever come back? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About the Eiffel Tower: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Europe
It towers over the Paris skyline. The Eiffel Tower has a storied past and has served its city well as a worldwide ambassador. How much do you know about it? Find out: What is the Eiffel Tower’s nickname? How many pieces of iron make up the Eiffel Tower? Why was the Tower built? How many women’s names are on the Tower? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standard
14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: Educational Versions
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Africa
The Great Sphinx is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest, being almost as big as a football field! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall. Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. Learn more in this book. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Stan
14 Fun Facts About the Statue of Liberty: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
She stands in New York Harbor, lifting her light to the world. The Statue of Liberty is a symbol of the US. How much do you know? What is the Statue of Liberty’s real name? What was the Statue of Liberty originally used for? What was the first part of the Statue to be finished? Which is taller, the statue or the pedestal? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum St
14 More Absolutely Horrible, Gross, Disgusting Facts About Animals: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
What? You didn’t get enough gross and disgusting things that animals do in that last book? OK, here are some more of the best, or should we say the worst, things that animals do. Find out: What do salamanders do after they shed their skin? How do giraffes clean their noses? How do barnacles eat? What do hippos do with their poop? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core SS.
14 Fun Facts About the White House: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
It is the house where the American President lives, and a symbol of the U.S. Find out: Who chose the site for the original White House? What was the original name for the White House? Who actually built the White House? How many times has the White House been burned? How many floors does the White House have? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards. Find
14 Fun Facts About the Lincoln Memorial: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most recognized buildings in Washington D.C. It honors a president who is loved by many for trying to bring the North and South back together after the Civil War. As it says: “In this temple, as in the hearts of the people, for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever.” The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About the Washington Monument: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other
The Washington Monument is one of the most recognizable monuments in Washington D.C.. It took over 50 years to build, and it has stood for over 100 years. Find out: How thick are the walls at the base of the monument? Why is the Washington Monument made up of two different colors of marble? What metal was used to cap the Washington Monument? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Washington DC: Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
What happens in Washington DC affects our lives in many ways, but how much do you know about this place? By law, how large is Washington DC allowed to be? What made the way this city was laid out different from every other city in America at that time? Is Washington DC larger or smaller than it was when it was first formed? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
Algebra for Fifth Graders
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Mathematics / Algebra
If your child is struggling with math, then this book is for you; the short book, covers the topic and also contains 30 practice problems to work with. This subject comes from the book “Fifth Grade Math (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more fifth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of fifth grade math. If you purchased that book, or plan to
14 Fun Facts About Blue Whales: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Huge blue whales inhabit our oceans. How much do you know about these creatures? How many gallons of air can a whale’s lungs hold? How many krill can a blue whale eat in a day? What is covering a blue whale’s eyes? How large is a blue whale’s throat? How much weight will a baby blue whale gain every day? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About Horseshoe Crabs: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
What color is a horseshoe crab’s blood? What do doctors use a horseshoe crab’s blood for? How many eggs does a horseshoe crab mother lay? How long have horseshoe crabs been on the earth? How does a horseshoe crab swim? Find out more about horseshoe crabs and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts about Saber-Toothed Cats: Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
These large cats have giant teeth sticking out of their mouth! They are saber-toothed cats. They are fantastic to look at, but how much do you know about these amazing prehistoric creatures? Do you know: How many kinds of saber-toothed cats were there? How wide could they open their jaw? Did they have retractable claws? Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About Glyptodonts: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
What are these huge, strange animals with four legs, a shell, and a spiked tail? Meet the glyptodont, a prehistoric animal from the time of the mammoths. Find out: What did a glyptodont eat? How large were glyptodonts? How fast could they move? What is their shell made of? What were all the tiny holes in their shell? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards
14 Fun Facts About Dodo Birds: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
You've heard of the dodo bird, that strange creature that would waddle up to hungry sailors only to be eaten for dinner. Dodos have been looked at as stupid birds that were too dumb to survive. But the more we find out about them, the more we find out that they might not have been so dumb after all. Here are some things we know about them! The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Mammoths: Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
They are huge lumbering animals covered in fur, reminiscent of an elephant. The woolly mammoth! How much do you know about these prehistoric creatures? Is a mammoth always a woolly mammoth? Are mammoths more closely related to the African or the Asian elephant? How big was the biggest mammoth? How small was the smallest mammoth? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Stars: Education Versions
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
We see stars in the night sky as pretty, twinkling objects, but what exactly are they? Here are some fun facts about stars. Do stars twinkle? What are stars made of? Do we know more about the inside of stars or the inside of Earth? Do stars have a life cycle? Is a dead star still a star? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About the Moon: Educational Version
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
You see it every night in the night sky, but how much do you really know about the moon? What one thing is different about our moon from every other moon we have found? What kind of atmosphere is there on the moon? How many sides of the moon do we see? What happened to the footprints of the astronauts that stood on the moon? Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum St.
14 Fun Facts About the Space Shuttle: Educational Version
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
What is a Space Shuttle? How can something that can’t fly go into space? Do spiders spin webs in space? Do astronauts get space sick? This book answers all these questions and more, plus everybody’s favorite: How do astronauts go to the toilet? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About the Solar System: Educational Version
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Does the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it? There are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. How much do you know about the solar system? Find out 14 fun facts in this 15-minute book. Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum.