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Read and Color
            Subjects We Learn in School


Art Project
            Lace and Learn


All Kinds of Kids Series
            Learn About "Jake the Jokester"


Learning Shapes Lesson Book
            Learning Lessons About Shapes


Days of the Week Activity Book (grades 1+)
            Learning Lessons About Days of the Week


Short Readers
     News - Extra, Extra, Learn All About It! (Short Reader; Grade 3-5 Readability)


Reading Comprehensions
     Lenny Learns About Losing (Grades 1-3)
     Carrie Learns About Caring in a Car (Grade 2)
     Walter Learns about Work on a Walk (Grade 2)
     Tommy Learns about Trustworthiness on a Train (Grades 2-3)
     Olga Learns About Organization on an Ocean Liner (Grades 2-3)
     Hector Learns About Helpfulness on a Horse (Grades 2-3)
     Little Loon Learns a Lesson (Grades 2-3)
     Learning to Play the Piano (Grades 2-3)
     Megan Learns the Tides (Grades 2-3)
     Lester Learns to Listen (Grades 2-5)
     Amy Learns About Attitude on an Airplane (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn How to Tie a Tie (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Exercise More (Grades 3-4)
     Jakie and Jake Learn about Laundry (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Basic Banking (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Respect Authority (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Manage their Time, Part 1 (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Manage Their Time, Part 2 (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn About Oral Hygiene (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Understand Others, Part 4 (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn Some Musical Terms, Part 2 (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn Some Musical Terms, Part 3 (Grades 3-4)
     Once Upon a School Day - Learning in the Wild West (Grades 3-4)
     Myli Learns About Social Security (Grades 3-4)
     Doug and Darcy Learn About Stepfamilies (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Make Coffee (Grades 3-4)
     Trading Day: Will Learns About Trade-Offs (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Mailing a Package (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Respect Wildlife (Grades 3-4)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Throw a Frisbee (Grades 3-4)
     The Little Red Hen Learns About Economics (Grades 3-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Understand Others, Part 1 (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Understand Others, Part 2 (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Understand Others, Part 3 (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Community Involvement (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn How to Alphabetize (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Healthy Eating (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Use the Library (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn Some Musical Terms, Part 1 (Grades 4-5)
     Ethan Learns from the Elephant (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Gardening, Part 1 (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Gardening, Part 2 (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Poisonous Plants (Grades 4-5)
     Jake and Jackie Learn About Thank You Notes (Grades 4-5)
     Passive Versus Active Learning (Grades 4-6)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Tipping (Grades 4-6)
     Jean Learns About National Symbols and Holidays (Grades 4-6)
     Jean Learns About Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens (Grades 4-6)
     Learning to Count: A Journey through History (Grades 4-6)
     What's Your (Learning) Style? (Grades 4-6)
     Learning to Live with Asthma (Grades 5-6)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Etiquette, Part 2 (Grades 5-6)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Etiquette, Part 1 (Grades 5-6)
     Mrs. Wesley: Learning about Immigration (Grades 5-6)
     Jake and Jackie Learn about Internet Safety (Grades 5-6)
     Diego and His Parents Learn to Deal (Grades 5-8)
     Lenora Learns About Italy's Art Issue (Grades 6-8)
     Brian, Ryan, and Diane Learn About Opportunity Cost (Grades 6-8)
     Learning Lines (Grades 9-12)


Reluctant Reader Books
     Time to Learn (Grade 1-3)


Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     A Talking Bear Learns about Manners (Grades 1-2)
     Grandpa Learns a New Game (Grades 1-3)
     The Tale of Tafari: How Spiders Learned to Weave (Grades 3-4)
     Learning in Class (Grade 4)


Literature Book Units
     How I Learned Geography (Grades 2-5)


Read and Color Books
            I'd Like to Be a Judge
            Solphie Goes to School in America
            What is a Good Citizen?
            Julio and Nasim Learn About Friendship (PDF file)
            Paul Practices Patience
            Looking at Books
            A Shocking Surprise (January 9)
            Wendy's Weather Secrets (February 5)
            Dotty the Dragon Gets a Job (January 16)
            Hello around the World (November 21)
            Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Read and Color
            Nigel and the Nest
            Introduction to October
            Clyde of the Desert
            Ancient Greece Read and Color (PDF File)
            Lizzy visits the National Zoo


Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
    
Biographies
(Grades 3-5)
     A Llama in Pajamas and Other Silly Songs
     A Toy That Can Be Read
     Pocahontas

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     9-11 Search Dogs
     A Lesson Learned about Fire Safety
     A New Coach
     A Nose for America
     A Poem by a Dog Biscuit
     Aaron's Ears
     Apple Heads
     Chicken Lips and Lizard Hips
     Cindy's Biscuits
     Gary of the Jungle
     Gina's Father
     Hooray for the Underdog
     I Didn't Know That!
     I Don't Want To Play
     It's Election Day
     Jamie's New Neighbor
     John's Mom
     Michael’s Monkeys
     Mom's Rules
     Monster!
     My Best Friend
     My Favorite Teacher
     Nan Makes Up Her Mind
     New Moon Night
     Oliver's Wish
     Picky Michael
     Rau
     Shelly's New Toy
     Stop Clowning Around!
     That’s Punny!
     The New Girl
     Three Trees
     World Space Week
(Grades 3-5)
     "Hulkamania"
     "Texas Rose"
     "The Georgia Peach"
     "Won't You Be My Neighbor?"
     1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
     A Kid's Captain
     A Real Boy
     A River of Bubbles!
     A Special Dog
     A Trip to the Dairy Farm
     Adrian's Worst Day
     Alita Becomes a Citizen
     Anne's Voice
     Around and Around
     Around the World
     Artistic Math
     Baby Queen
     Born on a Mountaintop
     Born to Play Football
     Challenger Heroes
     Chief Scout
     Daria's Job
     Derek’s Quiet Day
     Diana, Princess of Wales
     Eiffel's Tower
     Famous for Fairy Tales
     Feeling Music
     Go Girls!
     Goooaaal!
     Happy Birthday!
     Happy New Year Japan!
     Helen's Teacher
     Honest Abe
     I Scream, You Scream
     In A Big Way
     It's Time to Read
     James Oglethorpe
     Jo and the Yo-Yo
     Karen and Marybeth Learn About Manners
     Keiro no Hi
     Kyle Wants to Help
     Labor Day Kindness
     Liberty Rings
     Marika's New Puppy
     Marla Paints
     McKayla 1, Weeds 1
     Melinda Lou's Hamburgers
     Movie Star Mickey
     Mr. Spud
     Musical Doctor
     My Favorite Teacher
     Naming a Hamster
     Never-ending Ideas
     Oscar the Grouch
     Out In Front
     Out of This World Field Trip
     Pet Rabbits
     Pigs
     Porric the Penguin
     Princess Pru's Party
     Ramon = Nomar
     Robbie's Paws
     Rock Candy Day
     Salt or Herbs?
     Screech for a Skink
     Simple?
     Sleepyhead
     Stormin' Norman
     Swimming Star
     The Arctic Traveler
     The Babe of Baseball
     The Big Ditch
     The Boy King
     The Chocolate Museum
     The Clown Who Couldn’t Juggle
     The Five B's for School Success
     The Red Sweater
     The Rock Collection
     The Tale of the Pied Piper
     The Writing Club
     To Be Like Columbus
     Too Much Chocolate
     Very Curious Music
     What Did You Say?
     What Did You Say?
     What Is Respect?
     What Is Special Education?
     Who Was First?
     Word Wizard
     Working Together for Children

Miscellaneous
(Grades 1-2)
     Chuckles the Chimp and Charlie
     Eight by Eight with Bells
     I Can
     Nine by Nine with Baseball
     School Is Starting
     Surprise!
     Teachers
     Three by Three for Clowns
     What is a Bad Drug?
(Grades 3-5)
     Bears in Disguise
     Bicycle Safety
     Birds in the House
     Broad Stripes and Bright Stars — Song for a Flag
     Dr. Dinosaur's Question
     Duckling Summer
     First Day at a New School
     Garon's Gecko
     Gerald McDermott: Tale Spinner
     Halloween Costume under the Sea
     I Want to Be a Zoo Worker
     Internet Travel
     Introduction to the Brain and Nervous System
     Jake and Jackie Teach How to Tie a Shoe
     Labor Day Kindness
     Lunar Rainbow
     Martina the Praying Mantis
     Meet Dr. Dinosaur!
     Michael Meets the So-wi-bam
     Potato Latkes
     Sengbe and the Amistad - "Give Us Free!"
     Simba and the Mouse
     Soaring Through Our Solar System
     The Day Ash Fell
     The Dinosaur Bully
     The Drop Drill
     The Heart
     The King Who Couldn't Sing
     The Lost Salmon
     Twelve by Twelve with Eggs
     Why Do We Need Laws, Anyway?
(Grades 6-8)
     Clear Talk
     Gary Schmidt
     Gennifer Choldenko
     How to Quit Smoking
     Sign Language
     The Crittercam

Stories
(Grades 1-2)
     An East Coast Thanksgiving
     Snoogles, Froogles, and Goodle Bars
(Grades 6-8)
     A Hunger for History

Animals
(Grades 1-2)
     Rain Forests
(Grades 3-5)
     Invertebrates

Geography
(Grades 3-5)
     Andrew Johnson - 17th President
     Brazil - Geography
     Emergency! 9-1-1
     Florida Fishing
     Helen Keller
     Jamie's week at Camp Habitat
     Kit Carson
     Mesa Verde
     New Jersey
     Pennsylvania
     Poland - Geography
     Sarah Winnemucca - Paiute Princess
     Statue of Liberty
     The Beacons of Oregon
     Vietnam - Geography
     Walnut Grove, Minnesota
(Grades 6-8)
     Guyana - Culture
     Iceland - Culture


Finish the Story
     New Kid in the Math Class (Grade 2)
     Cowabunga Divers (Grade 2-3)
     Hockey Practice (Grade 2-3)
     A World without Trees (Grade 2-3)
     Wishing Seeds (Grade 2-3)
     Bring Your Pet to School Day (Grade 2-4)
     At the Balloon Rally (Grade 2-4)
     He Who Does a Thing Well Does Not Need to Boast (Grade 2-4)
     The "We Can Club" (Grade 2-4)
     Excuse Me, Mr. Dinosaur (Grade 3-4)
     The Great Escape (Grade 3-4)
     Counting Penguins (Grade 3-4)
     Save the Music (Grade 3-4)
     President's Day (Grade 3-4)
     Pizza Project (Grade 3-4)
     Expert Teacher (Grade 3-4)
     Like the Mountains of Home (Grade 3-4)
     Harvey (Grade 3-4)
     Super Grandparents (Grade 3-4)
     An Olympic Dream (Grade 3-4)
     We the People (Grade 3-4)
     Cynta of Underhill (Grade 3-4)
     Not in My Mouth! (Grade 3-4)
     Adventure in the Clouds (Grade 3-5)
     Never Trust a Friend Who Deserts You in a Pinch (Grade 3-5)
     Eye See You! (Grade 3-5)
     The Crow and the Fox (Grade 3-5)
     Snowflake Fairies (Grade 3-6)
     Sammy the Elf (Grade 3-6)
     To Cruise or Not to Cruise (Grade 3-6)
     Lacey's Recycling Contest (Grade 3-6)
     The Flying Penguin (Grade 3-6)
     Megan Bakes Zucchini Bread (Grade 3-6)
     Another Day on the Farm (Grade 3-6)
     What If The Dinosaurs Came Back? (Grade 3-6)
     A Special Book for a Special Teacher (Grade 3-6)
     New School (Grade 4)
     Falling for School (Grade 4)
     My Friend Chris (Grade 4-5)
     The Secret of Gingerbread (Grade 4-5)
     Meeting Martin (Grade 4-5)
     Cinco de Mayo Mistake (Grade 4-5)
     Computer Friends (Grade 4-5)
     The Mountain Adventure (Grade 4-5)
     I Am Thankful For... (Grade 4-6)
     A Smokeless World (Grade 4-6)
     Save the Animals (Grade 4-6)
     I Have a Dream (Grade 4-6)
     Where Are the Fireworks? (Grade 4-6)
     Crossing the Ocean to America (Grade 4-6)
     A Cushy Job? (Grade 4-6)
     The Disappearance of Fuzzy Frank (Grade 4-6)
     Grouchy Grindall Gives Thanks (Grade 4-6)
     Piano Girl (Grade 5)
     Helping Others Obtain Freedom (Grade 5)
     The Legend (Grade 5-6)
     I Won a Week at Skateboarding Camp! (Grade 5-6)
     Nothing Better'n Pizza! (Grade 6-8)
     The Dump (Grade 6-8)
     Icy Adventure (Grade 6-8)
     The Perfect Summer Job (Grade 6-8)
     Trying Out (Grade 6-8)
     Sailing the High Seas (Grade 6-8)
     Field Trip to the Rainforest (Grade 6-8)
     Let's Find Out (Grade 6-8)
     Penguins (Grade 6-8)
     Dr. King (Grade 6-8)
     Chinese New Year (Grade 6-8)
     Bound for the North Pole (Grade 6-8)
     Groundhog Day Celebration (Grade 6-8)


What Would You Do?
     Lessons or Summer Camp? (Grade 3-6)
     Loyalty vs. Friendship: Do You Have to Choose? (Grade 3-6)
     Plagiarism: Would You Tell? (Grade 3-6)
     The Bicycle Rodeo (Grade 3-6)
     Save the Planet One Kid at a Time (Grade 3-6)
     What Does the American Flag Mean to You? (Grade 3-6)
     Mind Your Manners (Grade 3-6)
     Martin's Dream (Grade 3-6)
     Your Friend's Dad is Really Sick (Grade 3-6)
     Firecracker (Grade 4-6)
     Dangerous Diet (Grade 4-6)
     Zoo or No Zoo? (Grade 4-8)
     "Hola" or "Bonjour?" (Grade 5-8)
     Time to Help? (Grade 6-8)
     Quit Band? (Grade 6-8)
     Let Me See That (Grade 6-8)
     Parent Conference (Grade 6-8)
     Dressing Well on a Budget (Grade 9-12)


Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Offshore Friends (Grades 1-2)
     What Not To Do (Grades 1-3)
     Animal Names (Grades 2-3)
     Clean Up! (Grades 2-3)
     Clothes Shopping! (Grades 2-3)
     I'm Bored with School! (Grades 2-3)
     Jake Opens a Bank Account (Grades 2-3)
     Merry Meerkats: Life in the Meerkat Colony (Grades 2-3)
     Shape Up! (Grades 2-3)
     The Four Dragons (Grades 2-3)
     Why Tortoise's Shell Is Not Smooth (Grades 2-3)
     Handling the Phone (Grades 2-4)
     How Raven Got the Sun: A Native American Legend (Grades 2-4)
     Mr. Fox and Miss Crow (Grades 2-4)
     Reading the Sports Page (Grades 2-4)
     The Hares and the Frogs (Grades 2-4)
     Here's Your Sign (Grade 3)
     We're Going Back to School (Grade 3)
     Community Helpers (Grades 3-4)
     Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend (Grades 3-4)
     Please Forgive Me (Grades 3-4)
     Two Kinds of Manners (Grades 3-4)
     We Are Circus Performers (Grades 3-4)
     Ant and Chrysalis (Grades 3-5)
     David and the Wolf (Grades 3-5)
     The Miser's Gold (Grades 3-5)
     The North Wind and the Sun Compete (Grades 3-5)
     The Old Woman and Her Bear (Grades 3-5)
     The Donkey's Tale (Grades 3-6)
     Zac the Bat Makes a Mistake (Grades 3-6)
     Camels Can't Dance (Grades 4-5)
     King Sejong and His Alphabet: A Korean Tale (Grades 4-5)
     Grady Grasshopper and Archie Ant (Grades 4-6)
     Meet My Teachers (Grades 4-6)
     Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Grade 5)
     Forgiveness Rapped Up (Grades 7-8)


Reluctant Reader Books
     Dear Diary, What a Year! (Grade 2-3)
     Earth Hour Sleepover (Grade 2-3)
     Giant Pandas (Grade 2-3)
     I Love Winter (Grade 2-3)
     Lucky Leprechauns (Grade 2-3)
     The Beyoncè Contest (Grade 2-3)
     Beyond Sit and Stay: Training Tricks for You and Your Dog (Grade 2-4)
     Let's Meet Harriet Tubman (Grade 2-4)
     Philly's Dream Come True (Grade 2-4)
     Porter's Letters to Griffin (Grade 3)
     Brave Ruby Bridges (Grade 3-4)
     Bug Off! Bizarre Bugs From Around the World (Grade 3-4)
     Emma's Eyes (Grade 3-4)
     Extreme Snow (Grade 3-4)
     Letters from Griffin (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Match the Fire Dog (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Miley (Grade 3-4)
     Oil in the Gulf (Grade 3-4)
     Peace with Pizza (Grade 3-4)
     Sleep Tight. Don't Let the Bedbugs Bite! (Grade 3-4)
     Wild and Wacky Athlete Injuries (Grade 3-4)
     Dylan and Cole Sprouse (Grade 3-5)
     Smoke Jumpers (Grade 3-5)
     The ABCs of Baroque Music (Grade 3-5)
     Marculus Goes to a Potluck (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Visits Earth (Grade 3-6)
     The Big Prize (Grade 3-6)
     Weird Earth Sayings (Grade 3-6)
     That's How Ron Rolls: a Skateboarding Story (Grade 4)
     A Trip to the International Space Station (Grade 4-5)
     Back to School All Around the World (Grade 4-5)
     Bethany Hamilton: Shark Attack Survivor (Grade 4-5)
     Dry as Dust (Grade 4-5)
     Early Years of a Leader (Grade 4-5)
     From Three Brothers to a Band: The History of The Jonas Brothers (Grade 4-5)
     Funny Frog Facts (Grade 4-5)
     Getting to Know the Jonas Brothers (Grade 4-5)
     It's All in the Numbers: Wild and Wacky Number Truths (Grade 4-5)
     Justin Bieber (Grade 4-5)
     Kelly Pickler: From Small Town Girl to Big Time Star (Grade 4-5)
     Meet President Obama (Grade 4-5)
     Mike and the Legend of St. Valentine (Grade 4-5)
     Military Machines (Grade 4-5)
     My Body Can Do That? (Grade 4-5)
     Out-of-This-World Facts About Astronauts and Life in Outer Space (Grade 4-5)
     Play Hard, Stay Safe (Grade 4-5)
     Robert Ballard and the Search for the Titanic (Grade 4-5)
     Sandcastles on the Beach (Grade 4-5)
     Shaun White: Action Sport Superstar (Grade 4-5)
     Showtime for Punxsutawney Phil (Grade 4-5)
     Special Forces: Pararescue Jumpers (Grade 4-5)
     The Crazy Crashes of NASCAR (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     Want to be an Astronaut? (Grade 4-5)
     Welcome to Army Ranger School (Grade 4-5)
     Worst Case Scenario Survival Guide: Lost at Sea (Grade 4-5)
     Your Dog's Baffling Behavior (Grade 4-5)
     A New Game Show on Planet Pearth! (Grade 4-6)
     Anne Frank (Grade 4-6)
     Cameras (Grade 4-6)
     CSI: Blood Clues (Grade 4-6)
     CT is for Connecticut (Grade 4-6)
     Electricians (Grade 4-6)
     H Is for Healthy Habits (Grade 4-6)
     Hall of Records at Mount Rushmore (Grade 4-6)
     How to Lose Friends and Annoy People (Grade 4-6)
     Let's Go Fly a Kite! (Grade 4-6)
     MA is for Massachusetts (Grade 4-6)
     Machu Picchu: The City in the Clouds (Grade 4-6)
     NJ is for New Jersey (Grade 4-6)
     Rocky Mountain National Park Adventure (Grade 4-6)
     Savannah Banana Loves Yellow (Grade 4-6)
     Scarlet Tiara Loves Red (Grade 4-6)
     Soccer History by Mail (Grade 4-6)
     Storm Chasers: Into the Storm (Grade 4-6)
     Tropical Rainforests (Grade 4-6)
     Veterinarian (Grade 4-6)
     WI is for Wisconsin (Grade 4-6)
     The ABCs of Geometry (Grade 4-7)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 1 (Grade 5)
     Baboons on the Loose (Grade 5-6)
     Excuse Me! Wacky and Wild Cultural Differences (Grade 5-6)
     Fun Facts about America's First President (Grade 5-6)
     My, Oh, My! Mummy Tales From Around the World (Grade 5-6)
     President Barack Obama (Grade 5-6)
     So You Want to Be a Fashion Designer? (Grade 5-6)
     So You Want to Be a Fashion Model? (Grade 5-6)
     Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King! (Grade 5-6)
     The Life of a Fashion Makeup Artist and Hairstylist (Grade 5-6)
     Wild and Wacky Dinosaur Facts (Grade 5-6)
     The History of Computers (Grade 5-7)
     Meet George Washington (Grade 6-7)
     The Life of a Fashion Photographer (Grade 6-7)
     The National Toy Hall of Fame (Grade 6-8)


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Back to School
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Fractions
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Time and Calendar
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Analogies
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Following Directions
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Dinosaurs
All About Me

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