Grosset & Dunlap Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors

Keesia and Henri Matisse have the same birthday?New Year?s Eve! That?s why she picks him for her artist report. She finds out that over his long career Matisse made paintings, sculpture, books, costumes, and her favorite?his cut-outs, or wh...at Matisse called ?drawing with scissors.? The report is filled with about 20 of Matisse?s masterpieces as well as artwork that Keesia has created in his ?style? (cut-out leaves, drawings through windows, fauvist animals). As she follows Matisse through his life she discovers why he is considered one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/18/2002 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Jane OConnor Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 9in length x 7in width x 0.1in height Weight: 0.8oz. Read More

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Edgar Degas is famous for his paintings of ballerinas, and thats what first attracts Kristin to his artwork. But as she studies hi...m for her report, she discovers that his art ranged far beyond the ballet and she gradually learns exactly what makes Degas work so unique. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Maryann Cocca-Leffler Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 9.01in length x 7.03in width x 0.16in height Weight: 2.87oz. Read More

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Mary Cassatt is most famous for her paintings of mothers and babies, and thats what first attracts Claire because she has a new ba...by sister. But through research for her class report Claire learns many surprising facts about Mary: she was an American who lived in France nearly all her life, she never married or had children herself, and she became a professional artist at a time when respectable ladies simply did not do that! With beautiful reproductions of Mary Cassatts best-loved paintings as well as lively childlike pictures that illustrate her life, this Smart About Art book gives children a wonderful portrait of a great artist and fascinating woman. Illustrated by Jennifer Kalis. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/14/2003 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Jane OConnor Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 9.06in length x 7.01in width x 0.15in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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The kids in Ms. Brandts class create a special report on the United States of America, with each child doing research on ten state...s. Theres a double-spread map of the whole U.S. and a page for every state jam-packed with trivia, interesting facts, handwritten captions, and jokes. At the end of the book is a map showing how the United States grew over time, a spread on the presidents and what states they hailed from, as well as a bibliography of books the kids used in their research. Written by a team of well-known author/artists, this 64-page Smart About History book is a great guide for kids. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/12/2003Pages: 64Reading Level: Age 7 and UpAuthor: Susan SaundersPublisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 7.04in length x 0.27in width x 9.05in height Weight: 6.4oz. Introducing Smart About Scientists! These books feature fascinating biographical information about the worlds greatest scientists, ideas on scientific thinking, and real science experiments kids can try at home. Annie Marcus is just nuts about peanut butter! When Annie finds out that George Washington Carver was responsible for the popularity of peanuts, she picks him for her scientist report. Annie learns all sorts of fascinating info-George Washington Carver was born into slavery, but his dedication and unquenchable thirst for knowledge drove him to become a professor at a time when most institutions of higher learning were closed to blacks. This title explores Carvers brilliant career and discoveries, as well as his triumph over segregation to become one of the worlds most renowned plant experts. Illustrated by Jill Weber. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 12/29/2003Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and UpAuthor: Laura DriscollPublisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 9in length x 6.98in width x 0.15in height Weight: 10.4oz. Our unique, kid-friendly Smart About series continues with something for your sweet tooth! Smart About Chocolate is chock-full of fun facts about the history of chocolate, from the Mayans to Milton Hershey! Kids will learn how chocolate comes from beans of the rain forests cacao trees and how candymakers in England and Switzerland first produced the chocolate we know and love today. Includes recipes and recommendations of classic books about chocolate. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/29/2004 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Sandra Markle Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 8.39in length x 6.37in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4oz. For every president, there has been a first lady, sometimes two. Who were these women? How has the job of First Lady (unpaid and unelected) changed over time? The Smart About format proves just right for covering history in an easy, appealing way. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 12/29/2004Pages: 78Reading Level: Age 5 and UpAuthor: Sally WarnerPublisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 7in length x 0.15in width x 9.01in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

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Bestselling author/illustrator Tomie dePaola feels like singing! And this books ten well-known songs, like ?Its Raining, Its Pouri...ng? and -Three Blind Mice,? will have you singing, too. The accessible trim, appliqué cover, and beautiful illustrations by Tomie dePaola make this collection of songs a great addition to any childs library. Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 5/13/2010 Pages: 16 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Tomie De Paola Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 7.55in length x 0.31in width x 7.95in height Weight: 7.2oz. Read More

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Steven traces Monets life from his childhood, through his rejection of traditional painting and the development of Impressionism, ...to his final, settled years in Giverny, sprinkling the report with his own drawings and comments. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: True Kelley Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 9.03in length x 7.09in width x 0.14in height Weight: 0.8oz. Read More

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Follow the bright, shining star to a stable in Bethlehem and join Mary and Joseph, the shepherds, and the three wise men in adorin...g the little baby Jesus! Colorful stickers and childrens imaginations bring the nativity to life in this simple retelling of the beloved Christmas story. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/23/2002 Pages: 16 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Elise Mills Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 8.5in length x 0.11in width x 10.98in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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One of the Impressionist eras best-loved painters, Pierre-Auguste Renoirpainted every day for 60 years?thats over 5,000 paintings!... The joie de vivre expressed in his work is reflected on every page of Smart About Art: Pierre-Auguste Renoir in colorful, dynamic illustrations and 17 reproductions. With humor and insight, this title takes us through the life of an artist who at first was so unpopular that his paintings were attacked with umbrellas. Written as if it were a childs own class report, this title is sure to draw new young fans to Renoirs paintings. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/16/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: True Kelley Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 6.96in length x 0.11in width x 9.09in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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Strawberry Shortcake and her friends are going to put on an ice-skating performance. Since Plum Pudding is the berry best dancer, ...she will be the star of the show. But the day before the performance, Plum hurts her leg. How can the show go on without her? Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 11/11/2010 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Amy Ackelsberg Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 6.94in length x 7.32in width x 0.08in height Weight: 2.39oz. Read More

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From their backyard to the local bank, rock hounds can identify common rocks wherever they go-all on their own! Book Details: Form...at: Paperback Publication Date: 9/10/2001 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Jennifer Dussling Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap Dimensions: 7.03in length x 5.05in width x 0.21in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/31/2007 Pages: 16 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Gr...osset and Dunlap Dimensions: 7.32in length x 7.37in width x 0.65in height Weight: 4.96oz. Read More

Anatex
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Anatex Outer Space Pathfinder Wall Panel Travel out of this world with the Outer Space Pathfinder Wall Panel. It adds an unique de...corative element where ever it is placed. Mountable, this panel provides a great option for play areas that are short on space, or simply need brightening up. Kids will love moving the wooden figures around the panel throughout space. They will be able to go to the moon, and even see some aliens. This great wall panel also helps to enhance logical thinking, hand-eye coordination and visual tracking. Read More

Magination Press
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Aimed at younger children with ADHD, this extraordinarily popular book tells the story of a little car whose motor goes too fast. ...Try as he might, Otto just cant seem to stay on track, and this keeps getting h im into trouble at home and at school. Finally, Otto finds a special m echanic who helps him by prescribing the right medication. This cute, lively picture book teaches young children how and why their medicatio n can help them with their hyperactivity. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/15/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Matthew R. Galvin Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.31in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

Magination Press
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Understanding what your emotions and feelings are telling you about yourself is very useful, even for little kids! This lightheart...ed and whimsical kid-friendly book helps kids learn to recognize and identify their own emotions and what to do when those feelings get too big or out of control. Shy Spaghetti and Excited Eggs is cleverly written and playfully illustrated and will be read again and again by young and old alike. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/15/2011 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Marc Nemiroff Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 5.98in length x 0.39in width x 9.01in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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A little boy named Clemente learns about his namesake, the great baseball player Roberto Clemente, in this joyful picture book bio...graphy. Born in Puerto Rico, Roberto Clemente was the first Latin American player to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and the only player for whom the five-year initiation period was waived. Known not only for his exceptional baseball skills but also for his extensive charity work in Latin America, Clemente was well-loved during his eighteen years playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He died in a plane crash while bringing aid supplies to earthquake victims in Nicaragua. Willie Perdomos rhythmic text and Bryan Colliers energetic art combine to tell the amazing story of one of baseballs greats. Clemente! is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Childrens Book of the Year. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/11/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Willie Perdomo Publisher: Henry Holt and Co Dimensions: 11.24in length x 8.92in width x 0.37in height Weight: 13.59oz. Read More

Kids Can Press
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Developed with the cooperation of a science consultant, this book in the Primary Physical Science series is a tool to teach the ph...ysical sciences to young children. Touch It! follows science curricula and is loaded with surprising facts and hands-on activities designed to hold young readers interest and tap into their fascination with the everyday world. Touch It! explores materials -- their color, shape, texture, size, mass, magnetism and more. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/1/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Adrienne Mason Publisher: Kids Can Press Dimensions: 10.25in length x 7.59in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

LeapFrog
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LeapFrog AlphaPup Experience the ABCs with your new best friend! AlphaPup is the perfect learning companion, walking and talking t...he ABCs with your child. AlphaPup sounds out each letter and introduces letter names, words that begin with each letter and darling doggie phrases. Recommended Ages: 12-36 months Product Measures: 11.75 x 6.5 x 4.5 Features AlphaPup sings the alphabet and sounds out letters and words for children to provide early exposure to phonics basics and early vocabulary. Colorful interactive buttons, wobbly paw-shaped wheels and a tail that wags further engage children and help develop motor skills. Little fingers can press colorful buttons to hear letters A to Z sounded out, words that begin with each letter and fun phrases that include these words. Press the letter W, for example, and hear W! Walk! I love going on walks with you! Plus, children can press a doggie button to hear cute dog sayings and a music note button to play three learning songs. Learning Difference Take the ABCs for a walk! The Alphabet Explore the alphabet with each key press and sing along to the ABC song. Phonics Press the letter keys on the toy to hear each letters name, its letter sound, and a word that begins with that letter. Gross Motor Skills Three songs play as you pull the toy along. The songs stop when you stop, and they play when you walk, which makes walking a musical and fun play experience. Testimonial Research shows that knowing the alphabet is an important first step to learning to read. We designed the AlphaPup toy as a learning pal to expose children to letter names and sounds as they exercise walking and pulling on the toy. AlphaPup builds learning right into engaging physical play. ?Clement C., LeapFrog Learning Expert Read More

Little Tikes
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Little Tikes Gas n Go Mower A lawn mower that looks like the real thing! This outdoor toy comes with everything you need to keep t...he yard around your playhouse looking sharp! Features: Sounds are mechanical, no batteries needed. Push mower, beads pop as you push. Pull cord to hear engine sounds. Clicking key and adjustable throttle. Removable gas can. Kids can open the tethered gas cap and pretend to fill up the lawn mower. Includes: 1 Lawn Mower 1 Gas Can Dimensions: 21in length x 11.25in width x 20.5in height Read More

Magination Press
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Kids who have a parent with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can often feel confused, scared, or helpless. Why Are You So Sca...red? explains PTSD and its symptoms in nonthreatening, kid-friendly language, and is full of questions and exercises that kids and parents can work through together. The workbook-style layout encourages kids to express their thoughts and emotions about PTSD through writing, drawing, and designing. This book can serve as a practical tool for kids to cope with and eventually understand their parents PTSD. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/15/2011 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Beth Andrews Publisher: Magination Press Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.39in width x 9.99in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Baby Clemmy
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Clemmy Turtle A Turtle with 15 soft and colorful blocks. Washable and nontoxic. Great for 10m+ Recommended Ages: 10-24 months Prod...uct Measures: 11.42 x 8.46 x 9.45 inches Read More

Webkinz
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Webkinz Gldn Retrver andCarrier 2Pc Asst This perfect pet loves all things cool and chic and wants nothing more than to be your be...st friend! Features: Includes 1 full size Webkinz and 1 pet carrier Includes code for online play Online gift for your Webkinz pet Read More

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