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Animal camouflage in the desert (445169) Physical Illustrated; 24 pages Copyrighted 2010 Distributor CAPSTONE PRESS (2094) Series Pebble plus : hidden in nature (4016) Synopsis Text and photographs present animals that are camouflaged in the desert. Author Rustad, Martha E. H. PG K-1. -P-2. -540L ISBN # 9781429633260; 1429633263 PL QL116 Contents In the desert -Bugs in the desert -Mammals in the desert -Reptiles in the desert. Gen Note Includes index and glossary. Includes bibliographic references.

Battlefields (445002) Physical Illustrated; 24 pages Copyrighted 2008 Distributor Rourke Publishing LLC (4400) Series Field Trips (3644) Synopsis Describes what a battlefield is, the visitor center, maps and models, touring a battlefield, fortifications, earthworks, weapons, monuments and battlefields to visit. Author Gillis, Jennifer Blizin PG 2.0-5.0. -350-399 -K ISBN # 9781600445590 (lib. bdg.) :; 9781604729986 (pbk.) :; 1604729988 (pbk.) :; 9781604720686 (lap book) :; 1604720689 (lap book) PL E159 .G526 2008 Gen Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 24) and index.

The Boston Tea Party (445206) Physical Color; Sound Copyrighted 2007 Distributor CAPSTONE PRESS (2094) Series Capstone Press Digital (3507) Synopsis Tells the events of the Boston Tea Party, one of the acts by American Patriots that led to the American Revolution. Written in graphic-novel format. Author Doeden, Matt. Author Barnett, Charles,; Hoover, Dave PG 3-4. -3-9. -600L ISBN # 9780736879170; 073687917X PL E215.7 Contents A tax on tea -A decision made -Destroying the tea -The party's over. Gen Note "A Capstone Press Interactive Book." Includes bibliographic references.

Career and Technical Education Advisor 2010 / January (444942) Collection Professional Collection Series Career and Technical Education Advisor: August / 2009 throug (3877) Synopsis Professional Periodical Edition Volume 5, Issue 11 Contents CTE programs in early child care could fulfill growing need; Survey shows support for CTE; Study opens STEM-career definition to examination; Look to federal initiatives for tech-related grants.

A cloud forest food chain : a who-eats-what adventure in Africa (445763) Physical Illustrated; 64 pages Copyrighted 2010 Distributor Lerner (0993) Series Follow that food chain (4077) Synopsis Describes the animals, insects, and plants of the food chain in Africa. Author Wojahn, Rebecca Hogue. Author Wojahn, Donald PG 3-5. -8-10. -5.1. ISBN # 9780822576129; 0822576120 PL QH194 .W64 2010 Gen Note Includes bibliographical references and index.

Different places, different words (445037) Physical Color; Sound Copyrighted 2008 Distributor Rourke Publishing LLC (4400) Series World Around Me (3053) Synopsis Self-paced interactive CD discusses how people use different words for the same thing in different regions. Author Kelley, Michelle. PG K-2.0. -350-449 -K/L ISBN # 9781604721188 (eBook) PL LB1576 .K395 2008 Gen Note Title from book. Compact disc.

The dollar bill in translation : what it really means (445266) Physical Illustrated; 32 pages Copyrighted 2009 Distributor CAPSTONE PRESS (2094) Series Fact Finders : kids' translations (4013) Synopsis Presents the dollar bill and explains its meaning and symbolism using everyday language. Describes the events that led to the creation of currency and its significance through history. Author Forest, Christopher. PG 3-4. -3-5. -740L ISBN # 9781429627948; 1429627948 PL HG591 Contents The mysterious dollar bill -The dollar bill up close -How the dollar bill came to be. Gen Note Includes index and glossary. Includes bibliographic references.

EMC Paradigm 2005 Navegando Level 3 Teacher Edition grades 9-12 (401492) Copyrighted 2005 Publisher EMC CORPORATION (1515) Audience Junior High, Senior High (JS) Synopsis Curriculum. Subjects Spanish Language; Spanish

Exceptional Children EC 2010 / Winter (444927) Collection Professional Collection Series Exceptional Children EC : Fall / 2009 through Summer / 2010 (3929) Synopsis Professional Periodical Edition Volume 76, Number 2 Contents A Framework for Remediating Number Combination Deficits; Improving the Persuasive Essay Writing of High School Students with ADHD; Curriculum-Based Measurement of Writing in Kindergarten and First Grade: An Investigation of Production and Qualitative Scores; Summer Employment and Community Experiences of Transition-Age Youth with Severe Disabilities; Impact of Curriculum Modifications on Access to the General Education Curriculum for Students with Disabilities; TANF's Impact on Low-Income Mothers Raising Children with Disabilities.

The Gettysburg Address in translation : what it really means (445154) Physical Illustrated; 32 pages Copyrighted 2009 Distributor CAPSTONE PRESS (2094) Series Fact Finders : kids' translations (4013) Synopsis Presents the full text of the Gettysburg Address in both its original version and in a translated version using everyday language. Describes the events that led to Lincoln's famous speech and its significance through history. Author Olson, Kay Melchisedech. PG 3-4. -3-5. -790L ISBN # 9781429619301; 1429619309 PL E475.55 Contents The Gettysburg Address : what it is -The Gettysburg Address : what it means -The Gettysburg Address : how it came to be. Gen Note Includes index and glossary. Includes bibliographic references.

Harvard Health Letter 2010 / January (444933) Collection Professional Collection Series Harvard Health Letter: August / 2009 through July / 2010 (3851) Synopsis Professional Periodical Edition Volume 35, Number 3 Contents Out in the cold: No doubt cold weather can be hard on your health, but there may be a silver lining or two; Vitamin D and falls; Flu vs. a cold; Aspirin and colon cancer; This should put a smile on your face: The aging mouth can stay young if you take good care of it; Isn't there an easier way?: Maybe. Guidelines advise splitting the bowel prep for colonoscopy; By the way, doctor: Can aspirin cause hearing loss?; Do they stop treating prostate cancer at 60?

Hydroelectric Power (445613) Physical Color; Sound; 17 minutes Copyrighted 2010 Distributor LANDMARK MEDIA (2267) Producer LANDMARK MEDIA (2267) Audience Intermediate, Junior High (IJ) Series Eco=kids Explore (3475) Synopsis The Eco=kids learn the history of Hydroelectric Energy and explore the process of turning the down flow of water into usable energy. The explorers discover the function of the turbine and water level at the hydroelectric dam, as well as the scale of dam construction. PB Landmark Media, Inc. PG intermediate/junior high. Gen Note Series features the five types of "Green Energy" that are becoming increasingly popular.

Is an inchworm an inch? : measuring with fractions (445025) Physical Color; Sound Copyrighted 2008 Distributor Rourke Publishing LLC (4400) Series Math focal points (3523) Synopsis Self-paced interactive CD discusses measuring with fractions using the interesting subject of inchworms and football. Author Harris, Nancy. PG K-3.0. -250-299 -I ISBN # 9781604721034 (eBook) PL QA117 .H39 2008 Contents Inchworm—Football—Halftime—Third quarter—Fourth quarter—Measuring by inches—Glossary. Gen Note Title from book. Compact disc.

Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions 2010 / January (444973) Collection Professional Collection Synopsis Professional Periodical Edition Volume 12, Number 1 Contents In Memorian: Edward G. Carr (1947-2009); In Memoriam: Sidney W. Bijou; Prevent-Teach-Reinforce: A Standardized Model of School-Based Behavioral Intervention; The Use of a Self-Directed Learning Program to Provide Introductory Training in Pivotal Response Treatment to Parents of Children with Autism; Teaching Social Communication: A Comparison of Naturalistic Behavioral and Development, Social Pragmatic Approaches for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders; Patterns in Office Referral Data by Grade, Race/Ethnicity, and Gender; The Impact of Training on the Accuracy of Teacher-Completed Direct Behavior Ratings (DBRs).

Make me giggle : writing your own silly story (445261) Physical Illustrated; 32 pages Copyrighted 2010 Distributor Picture Window Books (3751) Series Writer's toolbox (4028) Synopsis Provides tips and ideas on how to write a silly story. Author Loewen, Nancy. Author Doerrfeld, Cori PG 2-4. -2-4. -600L ISBN # 9781404855182; 1404855181 PL PN171.C5 Gen Note Includes index and glossary. Includes bibliographic references.

Multiply by hand : the nines facts (445028) Physical Color; Sound Copyrighted 2008 Distributor Rourke Publishing LLC (4400) Series Math focal points (3523) Synopsis Self-paced interactive CD teaches readers how to use their fingers when multiplying by nines. Author Freeman, Marcia S. PG K-3.0. -I ISBN # 9781604721065 (eBook) PL QA115 .F74 2008 Contents Using your fingers in math—Multiplying-by-nine-finger trick—Multiplying is like adding—Glossary. Gen Note Title from book. Compact disc.

Recycling (445611) Physical Color; Sound; 22 minutes Copyrighted 2010 Distributor LANDMARK MEDIA (2267) Producer LANDMARK MEDIA (2267) Audience Intermediate, Junior High (IJ) Series Eco=kids Explore (3475) Synopsis The Eco=kids visit three recycling plants: aluminum, paper and plastic. They follow the cross country paths of a regular aluminum can, cereal box and plastic bottle through the cycle of production, use, recycling bin, melting, washing, pressing and back to production. Learn to make your own recycled paper at home with the Eco=Kids Explore and investigate the costs of large scale recycling. PB Landmark Media, Inc. PG intermediate/junior high. Gen Note Series features the five types of "Green Energy" that are becoming increasingly popular.

Taking sides : exploring geometry (445029) Physical Color; Sound Copyrighted 2008 Distributor Rourke Publishing LLC (4400) Series Math focal points (3523) Synopsis Self-paced interactive CD discusses measuring with fractions. Author Harris, Nancy. PG K-3.0. -I ISBN # 9781604721072 (eBook) PL QA445.5 .H373 2008 Contents Taking sides—Each side—Bed—Dresser—Desks and end tables 12—Lamps—Bedding and mirrors 20—Side—Glossary. Gen Note Title from book. Compact disc.

Words, wit, and wonder : writing your own poem (445314) Physical Illustrated; 32 pages Copyrighted 2009 Distributor Picture Window Books (3751) Series Writer's toolbox (4028) Synopsis Provides tips and ideas on how to write poems and poetry. Author Loewen, Nancy. Author Lyles, Christopher PG 2-4. -2-4. -670L ISBN # 9781404853447; 1404853448 PL PN1059.A9 Gen Note Includes index and glossary. Includes bibliographic references.