Barron's Educational Series In the Jungle (Board Book)

Little hands will be busier than ever as they interact with these adorable lift-the-flap Peekabooks. Beautifully illustrated stories told in sweet, snappy rhyme will keep them engaged. Each right-hand page features a fold-out flap that expa...nds on the story even more. In Big Trucks at Work, a friendly crane, digger, forklift and dump truck are on the go. Little ones can lift the flaps to see how these super-strong construction vehicles get their work done.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 8/1/2013Pages: 8Reading Level: Age 2 and UpAuthor: Emily BolamPublisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 0.75in length x 6in width x 6in height Weight: 8.8 oz Little hands will be busier than ever as they interact with these adorable lift-the-flap Peekabooks. Beautifully illustrated stories told in sweet, snappy rhyme will keep them engaged. Each right-hand page features a fold-out flap that expands on the story even more. In Around Town, a busy truck, train, car and fire engine are out and about. Toddlers can lift the flaps to see what these hard-working vehicles do all day.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 8/1/2013Pages: 8Reading Level: Age 2 and UpAuthor: Emily BolamPublisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 5.8in length x 5.8in width x 0.6in height Weight: 8.8 oz Little hands will be busier than ever as they interact with these adorable lift-the-flap Peekabooks. Beautifully illustrated stories told in sweet, snappy rhyme will keep them engaged. Each right-hand page features a fold-out flap that expands on the story even more. In Around Town, a busy truck, train, car and fire engine are out and about. Toddlers can lift the flaps to see what these hard-working vehicles do all day. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 8/1/2013 Pages: 8 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Emily Bolam Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 0.75in length x 6in width x 5.75in height Weight: 8.8 oz Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$17.99 at YoYo.com

Boys and girls will be enthralled by this dramatic pictorial history of the great ocean liner R.M.S. Titanic, and its fateful sink...ing in the North Atlantic. Approximately 125 photos and illustrations in color and black and white--including 12 astonishing 3D-rendered graphics--tell the Titanics story, from its 1911 launching at the Belfast shipyard to its tragic destruction on April 15, 1912 during its maiden Atlantic crossing. Young readers will see faithful reproductions of both exterior and interior ships details, from the Boiler Room and Engine Room far below decks to the luxury passengers cabins and the ships grand ballroom. Among the 3D-rendered artworks are two remarkable double-gatefold illustrations-- The Titanic under steam A cutaway diagram of the ship Other 3D artworks include-- The Grand Staircase in First Class A First Class Cabin Parlor Suite The Bridge and Wheelhouse The First Class Dining Room Second Class Promenade Deck The Grand Staircase flooding as the ship sinks . . . and more The end product of meticulous research, this books 3D-rendered artwork virtually draws readers aboard the ship, employing painstakingly realistic facsimiles of details both large and small. Enclosed with this unusual book is a CD-ROM that walks viewers through the ships interior from stem to stern, showing hundreds of details. Viewers can zoom in and out to examine details more closely, and they can move around inside cabin interiors in a way that heightens the illusion of realism. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2011 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Peter Chrisp Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 11.94in length x 10.17in width x 0.48in height Weight: 24.8oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$6.99 at YoYo.com

Large and beautiful color illustrations on every page of this book?one in a brand-new four-volume series?will appeal especially to... early grades boys and girls. Kids will also love having the simply written descriptive text read to them as they gaze at the charming pictures?and as they get just a little older, they?ll be able to read the text by themselves! Both words and pictures evoke the moods and activities of summer, and the illustrations show children at seasonal play Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/1/2004 Pages: 36 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Nuria Roca Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 9.5in length x 8.56in width x 0.17in height Weight: 6.4 oz Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$8.99 at YoYo.com

This illustrated bilingual dictionary is designed primarily for beginning students in Spanish. It presents approximately 1,400 wor...ds, each with its translation, pronunciation, and a sample sentence. A separate reference section lists bilingual days of the week, months, numbers, and other helpful words. Words are listed in two sections: Spanish to English and English to Spanish. New in this edition is a travelers section with cultural notes, as well as words and expressions related to new technologies. Includes approximately 200 line illustrations. The Spanish-English/English-Spanish Beginners Dictionary is one title in Barrons series of beginners bilingual dictionaries in several different languages. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/2009 Pages: 456 Author: Gladys C. Lipton Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 5.31in length x 0.98in width x 7.32in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$6.99 at YoYo.com

Its never too soon to start teaching boys and girls a second language, and this book presents pages filled with cheerful color pic...tures that help teach Spanish words to English-speaking children in early grades. It presents more than 350 illustrations of familiar objects, with nine pictures on each page. Every picture is labeled with its English word, followed by its Spanish equivalent. The translated word is followed in turn by a phonetic spelling in smaller type. Words are grouped according to themes, such as Sports, The Classroom, Fruit, Vegetables, Party Time, Weather, and many others. For example, the nine illustrations on the Sports page show pictures with bilingual labels for football, table tennis, skiing, fishing, gymnastics, athletics, cycling, swimming, and basketball. Heres a fun way for younger English-speaking children to build a basic vocabulary in Spanish. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/2011 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Catherine Bruzzone Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 8.56in length x 7.11in width x 0.24in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$8.99 at YoYo.com

Children ages 8 through 12 enjoy a guided tour of Italy, with Italian landmarks, culture, history, foods, and much more. The text ...is in English, but many of the illustrations are bilingual--and the last six pages present an introduction to Italian words and phrases. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 2/4/1993 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Emma Sansone Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 9.97in length x 7.58in width x 0.14in height Weight: 0.8oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$8.99 at YoYo.com

Books in the Festival Time series describe the activities of typical families as parents and children celebrate some of their cult...ure?s major holidays. Attractive color illustrations on every page will appeal to younger children. The simply yet delightfully told stories describe the festivities while giving children background information about holidays in many different cultures. A two-page spread at the back of each book contains information for parents, and includes suggestions on ways to communicate the holiday?s meaning to kids. Diwali is the Hindu five-day festival of lights that welcomes in the lunar new year. It is celebrated on the 15th day of the dark fortnight of the Hindu month of Ashwin, or Aasho, which occurs in October or November, depending on the lunar calendar. During the festival, parents tell stories that relate to the holiday, exchange gifts of sweets, light candles, and attend elaborate fireworks displays. The holiday is marked by an abundance of lights displayed in homes and businesses. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/2004 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Jonny Zucker Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 8.59in length x 8.69in width x 0.13in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$7.99 at YoYo.com

Many aspects of health and physical fitness are explained in a way that younger children can readily understand. This lively pictu...re book explores the importance of a good diet and plenty of exercise, and encourages kids to make positive decisions about caring for themselves. Kids discover that even healthy people get ill sometimes, but that our bodies have special abilities to protect us and restore our health. Titles in this series for younger children explore emotional issues that boys and girls encounter as part of the growing-up process. Books are focused to appeal to kids of preschool through early school age. Written by psychotherapist and counselor Pat Thomas, A First Look At books promote positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers, and encourage kids to ask questions and confront social and emotional questions that sometimes present problems. Books feature appealing full-color illustrations on every page plus a page of advice to parents and teachers. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/30/2002 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Pat Thomas Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 8.3in length x 9.49in width x 0.21in height Weight: 4.8oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$6.99 at YoYo.com

Young readers will be fascinated by attention-catching facts as they read about major presidential campaigns, from George Washingt...ons election in 1789 to Barack Obamas victory in 2008. Questions answered include: Who can run for president? ... Who can vote? ... What is the Electoral College? ... What is a third-party candidate? ... What if something happens to the president? Unusual facts kids will discover include: Which Republican president had a Democrat for his vice president? ... Who was the only U.S. President to be elected for more than two terms? Which candidates have won the popular vote but lost the election? ... Why was President Truman happy in 1948, when he read the Chicago Tribune headline that declared: Dewey Defeats Truman? Syl Sobels account is guaranteed to enliven history and social studies classes, as boys and girls learn about some of the most important events in the history of presidential elections. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 2/1/2012 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Author: Syl Sobel Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 7in length x 0.27in width x 9.25in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$7.99 at YoYo.com

Do you remember your first realization of any of your five senses? Prolific childrens author J. M. Parram-Žn successfully tackles ...these tough concepts in words that 3-5 year olds can comprehend. These five colorful books awaken young minds to the wonders of the senses: the taste of oranges, the aroma of fresh-baked bread, and other sensations that give us delight in being alive. Educational, yet fun to read, this clever series is clearly written and cheerfully illustrated in flowing colors throughout. Each book includes a special scientific section to help parents answer their childrens questions about the senses. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/30/1985 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Maria Rius Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 8.26in length x 8.26in width x 0.2in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

Barron's Educational Series
$16.99 at YoYo.com

Julie is a happy little girl who lives in Paris, but she wishes she could walk in a country garden. Julie is pleased when her moth...er decides to take her to visit the most wonderful garden in the world, owned by a great friend of the family. They arrive at their destination, and for this little girl it is like walking in a dreamy world where twisting plants grow as tall as trees. When Julies dog runs away, she asks the gardener to help find her pet, and soon she and the gardener are friends. But this amiable, bearded old man is a very unusual gardener, for not only does he cultivate his many plants, he also paints beautiful pictures of them. Julie has made a friend of the great impressionist painter, Claude Monet. Based on a true story about the daughter of another fine artist, Berthe Morisot, this charmingly illustrated picture book includes reproductions by author-illustrator Laurance Anholt of a famous waterlilies painting, which Monet completed in his garden at Giverny, a few miles from Paris. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/1/2003 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Laurence Anholt Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 11in length x 8.72in width x 0.35in height Weight: 13.92oz. Author: Laurence Anholt Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 11.24in length x 8.57in width x 0.12in height Weight: 6.4oz. Young Marie wants to be a ballerina, but her parents have no money for lessons. She must earn what little money she can as an artists model at a ballet school. Then, her life takes an unusual turn when she models for the famous sculptor, Edgar Degas.This is a title in Barrons Anholts Artists Books for Children series, in which author and illustrator Laurence Anholt recalls memorable and sometimes amusing moments when the lives of the artists were touched by children. Anholts fine illustrations appear on every page and include reproductions of works by the artists. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/2007 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 0 and Up Author: Laurence Anholt Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 11.14in length x 9in width x 0.13in height Weight: 4.79oz. Young Camille befriends a strange visitor to his small town, and one day he brings this man a gift of bright, beautiful sunflowers. The man is the artist Vincent van Gogh, and the sunflowers quickly become the subject of a magnificent painting. This is a title in Barrons Anholts Artists Books for Children series, in which author and illustrator Laurence Anholt recalls memorable and sometimes amusing moments when the lives of the artists were touched by children. Anholts fine illustrations appear on every page and include reproductions of works by the artists. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/2007 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 0 and Up Author: Laurence Anholt Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Dimensions: 11.23in length x 8.94in width x 0.12in height Weight: 6.4oz. When Monique, a young visiting nurse, steps into the home of an elderly patient, she finds herself in rooms filled with the most vivid color she has ever seen. Her patient is the artist Henri Matisse, and as Matisse recovers from his illness, he and Monique become good friends. Later, Monique enters a convent where she becomes a nursing nun--and by happy coincidence, she meets Matisse once again. Her religious order is so poor that they dont have a chapel of their own, but Matisse decides that with Moniques help, he can remedy that situation. He develops a sketch drawn by Monique into a brilliant set of stained-glass chapel windows, and then uses his influence to raise enough money for the chapels construction. This true account of Matisse and the chapel at Vence, in southern France, is the main focus of Laurence Anholts newest delightful childrens story. Anholts illustrations faithfully reproduce many of Matisses wonderful artworks in this beautiful storybook. Book Details:Format: Hardc Read More

View wishlist Continue shopping