Dragonfly Books The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

Jacques Cousteau was the world?s ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins right into people?s living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to t...he man behind the snorkel. From the first moment he got a glimpse of what lived under the ocean?s waves, Cousteau was hooked. And so he set sail aboard the Calypso to see the sea. He and his team of scientists invented diving equipment and waterproof cameras. They made films and televisions shows and wrote books so they could share what they learned. The oceans were a vast unexplored world, and Cousteau became our guide. And when he saw that pollution was taking its toll on the seas, Cousteau became our guide in how to protect the oceans as well. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/8/2012 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Dan Yaccarino Publisher: Dragonfly Books Dimensions: 9.03in length x 0.2in width x 12.03in height Weight: 7.83oz. Author: Dan Yaccarino Publisher: Dragonfly Books Dimensions: 9.36in length x 0.39in width x 12.34in height Weight: 18.39oz. Read More

Dragonfly Books
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Jacques Cousteau was the worldand#8217;s ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins righ...t into peopleand#8217;s living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel.From the first moment he got a glimpse of what lived under the oceanand#8217;s waves, Cousteau was hooked. And so he set sail aboard the Calypso to see the sea. He and his team of scientists invented diving equipment and waterproof cameras. They made films and televisions shows and wrote books so they could share what they learned. The oceans were a vast unexplored world, and Cousteau became our guide. And when he saw that pollution was taking its toll on the seas, Cousteau became our guide in how to protect the oceans as well.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/8/2012Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Read More

Dragonfly Books
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Illus. in full color. Ringgold recounts the dream adventure of eight-year-old Cassie Louise Lightfoot, who flies above her apartme...nt-building rooftop, the 'tar beach' of the title, looking down on 1939 Harlem. Part autobiographical, part fictional, this allegorical tale sparkles with symbolic and historical references central to African-American culture. The spectacular artwork resonates with color and texture. Children will delight in the universal dream of mastering one's world by flying over it. A practical and stunningly beautiful book.--(starred) Horn Book.and#160;and#160;Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/16/1991Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Read More

Dragonfly Books
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Illus. in full color. Ringgold recounts the dream adventure of eight-year-old Cassie Louise Lightfoot, who flies above her apartme...nt-building rooftop, the 'tar beach' of the title, looking down on 1939 Harlem. Part autobiographical, part fictional, this allegorical tale sparkles with symbolic and historical references central to African-American culture. The spectacular artwork resonates with color and texture. Children will delight in the universal dream of mastering one's world by flying over it. A practical and stunningly beautiful book.--(starred) Horn Book.and#160;and#160;Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/16/1991Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Read More

Dragonfly Books
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Jacques Cousteau was the worldand#8217;s ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins righ...t into peopleand#8217;s living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel.From the first moment he got a glimpse of what lived under the oceanand#8217;s waves, Cousteau was hooked. And so he set sail aboard the Calypso to see the sea. He and his team of scientists invented diving equipment and waterproof cameras. They made films and televisions shows and wrote books so they could share what they learned. The oceans were a vast unexplored world, and Cousteau became our guide. And when he saw that pollution was taking its toll on the seas, Cousteau became our guide in how to protect the oceans as well.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/8/2012Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Read More

Dragonfly Books
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Illus. in full color. Ringgold recounts the dream adventure of eight-year-old Cassie Louise Lightfoot, who flies above her apartme...nt-building rooftop, the 'tar beach' of the title, looking down on 1939 Harlem. Part autobiographical, part fictional, this allegorical tale sparkles with symbolic and historical references central to African-American culture. The spectacular artwork resonates with color and texture. Children will delight in the universal dream of mastering one's world by flying over it. A practical and stunningly beautiful book.--(starred) Horn Book.and#160;and#160;Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/16/1991Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Read More

LeapFrog
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Letters are brought to life with 26, 2-sided musical flash cards based on the award-winning Letter Factory video!An additional gam...e card allows letter learners to play 4 games with 200+ audio responses to reinforce the learning fun. Appropriate for children ages 1 to 4 years.This Get Ready to Read flash card set helps develop reading basics and other essential preschool skills to prepare young children for school. The Get Ready to Read series is an introduction to the Tag Learn to Read System, and is designed to help toddlers explore books and build confidence as they begin their reading journey. The Tag Learn to Read System library features 80+ interactive books, puzzles, maps and more.Playful activities and hundreds of audio responses in this flash card set help reinforce skills children are exploring as they get ready to read.Parents can connect to the online LeapFrogandreg; Learning Path for customized learning insights and ideas to expand the learning. Read More

LeapFrog
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My Talking Lappup Violet, LeapFrog My Talking LapPup (Violet). Learning fun with a lively puppy pal! Face lights up and mouth anim...ates as Scout sings and plays with your child! Perfect for on-the-go play and learning as little ones explore shapes, countin Read More

Baker and Taylor
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Popular rock artist Linda Kranz returns to remind us that those we love are always with us. During the course of each day, somethi...ng sparks a thought or memory, and a loved one comes to mind. Perhaps it's a sound, a fragrance, or something that catches our eye; when this happens we can't help but pause for a moment and smile. So give this book to the special loved ones in your life, and they will share with you all the times they think to themselves how mich they love you, when...Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 11/1/2012Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Read More

Thames & Kosmos
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Thames and Kosmos 665068 Build more than 20 solar-powered models to learn about how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into ...mechanical energy. Conduct experiments with the solar cell to see how different placement angles, different light levels, different sources of light, and different loads affect its operation. Features: -Learn about solar power in a fun, hands-on way. -Includes a unique single-piece solar motor. -Composed of a photovoltaic cell and an electric motor joined together in one compact unit. -Solar motor can power dozens of electric vehicles and devices. -Build models including cars, trucks, planes, windmills, waterwheels, robots, and other vehicles. -60 Page, full-color experiment manual offers step-by-step illustrated instructions. -Ages 8 and up. -20 Experiments. Read More

LeapFrog
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Find electronic learning systems at Target.com! Take education out of the classroom and onto the high seas with this fun leapfrog ...jake and the neverland pirates game. Your child will learn mathematical skills on this adventure with jake and his friends. Small in size, this game is convenient for traveling and perfect for instant entertainment. Read More

LeapFrog
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Explore creativity to solve a mystery! Create your own masterpieces with Crayola tools. Compose tunes using musical colors/colours.... Build logic skills as you solve puzzles while navigating the gallery. Teaches colors/colours, shapes, art, drawing, logic and reasoning. Appropriate for children ages 3 to 7 years (grades pre-K to 1). Works with LeapPad learning tablets and Leapster Explorer game systems (sold separately), not with Leapster or Leapster2 game systems.Product Measures: 1.77 by 1.25 by 0.46Recommended Ages: 3 years - 7 years Read More

LeapFrog
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Join Tad, Leap and Lily as they help a friend achieve his alphabet dream! Identify letter names and sounds, get practice writing a...nd collect letters as you play. Explore the Letter Factory world for fun alphabet interactions. Appropriate for children ages 3 to 5 years (grades pre-K to K). Works with LeapPad learning tablets and Leapster Explorer game systems (sold separately), not with Leapster or Leapster2 game systems.Product Measures: 1.77 by 1.25 by 0.46Recommended Ages: 3 years - 5 years Years Read More

LeapFrog
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Touch Magic Learning Bus, LeapFrog Touch Magic Learning Bus - Hop on board for fun with the alphabet, early vocabulary, motor skil...ls and learning songs! Make a movement or touch a sensor to activate the bus and get the learning journey rolling. Switch bet Read More

LeapFrog
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26 singing letters bring the alphabet to life!- Based on the award-winning Letter Factory DVD, little learners place letter tiles ...in the factory to hear songs that teach the corresponding letter names and sounds.- Utilizes a system that is supported by teachers and has helped more than 7 million children* practice phonics in a fun way.- Tactile play with the individual letter tiles helps reinforce the curriculum. - Letter Factory Phonics is appropriate for children ages 2+ years.- Parents can connect to the online LeapFrog Learning Path for customized learning insights and ideas to expand the learning. *Based on total sales of LeapFrog Fridge Phonics toys as of December 2011.Product Measures: 9.1 by 7 by 3.2Recommended Ages: 2 years and up Read More

Big Jigs
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Big Jigs Learn to CountYoungsters will love this bold and tactile Big Jigs Learn to Count Toy, which features plenty of colorful s...tacking discs and numbers for stacking on to the peg board. Perfect for developing dexterity, coordination and first counting skills! Read More

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