The Bravest Dog Ever

The True Story of Balto

Author: Natalie Standiford

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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It is one of the worst storms ever - the snow has not stopped for days and it is 30 degrees below zero. But somehow Balto must get through. He is the lead dog of his sled team. And he is carrying medicine to sick children miles away in Nome, Alaska. He is their only hope. Can Balto find his way through the terrible storm? Find out in this exciting true story! From the Trade Paperback edition.

Supporting Struggling Readers and Writers

Strategies for Classroom Intervention, 3-6

Author: Dorothy S. Strickland

Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 250

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Provides teaching strategies to help low-achieving intermediate students in language arts and English composition.

If I Ran the Dog Show

All About Dogs

Author: Tish Rabe

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 561

In this latest installment of the Cat in the Hat's Learning Library,the Cat and Co. attend the Short-Shaggy-Tail-Waggy Super Dog Show, a strictly Seussian-style event where readers learn—among other things—that dogs are mammals who vary wildly in size and shape; the difference between purebreds and mutts (who are both featured throughout); how tails help dogs to balance; that they can see better in dim light than we can; the amazing things they've been trained to do; and much, much more. Fans of the new PBS preschool science show The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! (which is based on the Cat in the Hat's Learning Library) won't want to miss this doggone good new addition to the series!

George, Thomas, and Abe!

The Step Into Reading Presidents Story Collection

Author: Frank Murphy

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 152

View: 247

Features three biographies, including Washington, the general with a soft spot for animals; Jefferson, the statesman who was a foodie at heart; and Lincoln, the lawyer whos compassionate caseload foretold his presidency.

Zoom on My Broom

Author: Erica Farber

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 536

The familiar and funny Critters of the Night return in a Halloween spoof designed to appeal to beginning readers.