Scholastic Press Outback Odyssey (Book 7)

An award-winning, innovative 12-book series that captures the wonder of conservation through a blend of photography, illustration, fiction, and nonfiction. Riley, Cousin Alice, Aunt Martha, and Uncle Max visit the Australian Outback where t...hey research the local koala population, which has scattered and shrunk due to increased drought, brush fires, and farming in the Outback. While staying at a working sheep station, they see kangaroos, a platypus, Ayers Rock, and much more. Riley becomes an official Jackaroo (Australian cowboy) and helps save the sheep from a wild dingo, but can he find a way to save the koalas and the Outback? Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2009 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Amanda Lumry Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 9.5in length x 10.8in width x 0.5in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

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Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, ...CHASING LINCOLNS KILLER is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia. This story is true. All the characters are real and were alive during the great manhunt of April 1865. Their words are authentic and come from original sources: letters, manuscripts, trial transcripts, newspapers, government reports, pamphlets, books and other documents. What happened in Washington, D.C., that spring, and in the swamps and rivers, forests and fields of Maryland and Virginia during the next twelve days, is far too incredible to have been made up. So begins this fast-paced thriller that tells the story of the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth and gives a day-by-day account of the wild chase to find this killer and his accomplices. Based on James Swansons bestselling adult book MANHUNT: THE 12-DAY CHASE FOR LINCOLNS KILLER, this young peoples version is an accessible look at the assassination of a president, and shows readers Abraham Lincoln the man, the father, the husband, the friend, and how his death impacted those closest to him. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/1/2009 Pages: 208 Reading Level: Age 12 and Up Author: James L. Swanson Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 8.4in length x 5.74in width x 0.78in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

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Until the mid-1800s, no-one really knew what a dinosaur was - let alone what one looked like. So when Victorian artist Waterhouse ...Hawkins built the first life-size models he dazzled the world with his awe-inspiring creations. For ages 6+. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2001 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Barbara Kerley Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 9.44in length x 0.15in width x 12.2in height Weight: 20oz. Read More

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Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, ...CHASING LINCOLNS KILLER is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia. This story is true. All the characters are real and were alive during the great manhunt of April 1865. Their words are authentic and come from original sources: letters, manuscripts, trial transcripts, newspapers, government reports, pamphlets, books and other documents. What happened in Washington, D.C., that spring, and in the swamps and rivers, forests and fields of Maryland and Virginia during the next twelve days, is far too incredible to have been made up. So begins this fast-paced thriller that tells the story of the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth and gives a day-by-day account of the wild chase to find this killer and his accomplices. Based on James Swansons bestselling adult book MANHUNT: THE 12-DAY CHASE FOR LINCOLNS KILLER, this young peoples version is an accessible look at the assassination of a president, and shows readers Abraham Lincoln the man, the father, the husband, the friend, and how his death impacted those closest to him. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/1/2009 Pages: 208 Reading Level: Age 12 and Up Author: James L. Swanson Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 8.4in length x 5.74in width x 0.78in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Scholastic Press
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Until the mid-1800s, no-one really knew what a dinosaur was - let alone what one looked like. So when Victorian artist Waterhouse ...Hawkins built the first life-size models he dazzled the world with his awe-inspiring creations. For ages 6+. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2001 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Barbara Kerley Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 9.44in length x 0.15in width x 12.2in height Weight: 20oz. Read More

Scholastic Press
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To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated ...scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back! Rock collecting has never been quite like this! When the class forgets to do its homework, a fieldtrip through the Earths crust, into the center of the Earth, and out through a volcano will teach them not to forget their assignments again - and then some! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/1/1989 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Joanna ColePublisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 9.99in length x 0.15in width x 8.3in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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In November 1960, all of America watched as a tiny six-year-old black girl, surrounded by federal Marshalls, walked through a mob ...of screaming segregationists and into her school. An icon of the civil rights movement, Ruby Bridges chronicles each dramatic step of this pivotal event in history. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/1/1999 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Ruby Bridges Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 10.82in length x 9.4in width x 0.43in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

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The original hardcover upon which the major motion picture is based on! When Winter was a baby, she was rescued from a crab trap, ...her tail seriously damaged, and rushed to Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Winter survived, but eventually her tail fell off. Then Winter received a prosthetic tail. It was very challenging but now Winter is thriving and using her new tail with great command. Every year, thousands of visitors travel to visit Winter who has become an inspiration to adults and children alike, especially to children who are amputees themselves. And now Winters story is soon to be a major motion picture starring Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, and Harry Connick Jr.! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2009 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Craig Hatkoff Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 8.59in length x 9.59in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4.16oz. Author: Juliana HatkoffPublisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 9.77in length x 10.77in width x 0.35in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

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To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated ...scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back! Count on Ms. Frizzle to teach anything but an ordinary lesson on meteorology. Flying through the clouds in the Magic School Bus, Ms. Frizzles class experiences a hurricane-and even a tornado-firsthand. During their thrilling ride through the sky, Arnold gets lost! Will the Friz be able to save the day this time? Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/1/1996 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 8.33in length x 10.03in width x 0.15in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

Scholastic Press
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To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated ...scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back! The fieldtrip to the planetarium is foiled when the museum turns out to be closed, but Ms. Frizzle saves the day. The Magic School Bus turns into a spaceship and takes the class on a trip zooming through the atmosphere, to the Moon, and beyond! With up-to-date facts about the solar system, revised for this edition. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 2/1/1992 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 8.14in length x 10in width x 0.13in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

Scholastic Press
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To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated ...scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back! Count on Ms. Frizzle to teach anything but an ordinary lesson on meteorology. Flying through the clouds in the Magic School Bus, Ms. Frizzles class experiences a hurricane-and even a tornado-firsthand. During their thrilling ride through the sky, Arnold gets lost! Will the Friz be able to save the day this time? Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/1/1996 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Press Dimensions: 8.33in length x 10.03in width x 0.15in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

Kushies
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Zolo by Kushies Cha Cha Barbells Kids will feel strong and powerful with Zolo by Kushies Cha Cha Barbells. Made for easy grasping ...with a soft texture, it comes with an amusing bong sound effect that entertains and amuses kids. Each movement rewards kids with fun and cool sound effects. Why Youll Love It: Improve dexterity, tactile and visual stimulation and auditory development in a fun and play manner. Age: Kids of all ages Features Easily gripped by little hands Two soft easy-to-grip rattles Made in vibrant, fun colors Individual sound effects Lightweight and easy to hold Teaches kids cause and effect Dimensions:8.75in length x 4.5 in width x 4.5 in height Read More

Educational Insights
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Educational Insights Design and Drill Take-Along Tool Kit Fuel construction creativity with Educational Insights Design and Drill ...Take-Along Tool Kit. This compact tool kit comes in a portable carrying case which doubles up as an activity board. Its equipped with 60 bolts in 5 vibrant colors, battery-operated screwdriver, 3 bits and activity guide with 10 patterns to provide additional color-matching challenge. Why Youll Love It: It develops cognitive abilities with pattern, shape and color recognition. Age: 3 years and up Features Made of plastic Includes bolts, reversible electronic screwdriver, activity board and activity guide Handy and convenient, it comes in a carrying case Develops fine motor skills Required batteries: 3 AA batteries (not included) Recommended Ages:3 ? 7 Dimensions: 4in length x 10.5in width x 8in height Read More

Educational Insights
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These high-quality transparent stamps actually let you see where youre stamping for unparalleled results. The stamps feature easy-...to-grip handles that are perfectly sized for little hands. Children can stamp alphabet and number sequences, words, sentences and math equations. The set comes in a durable plastic storage case. It includes 42 magnetic jumbo-sized numbers and math symbols. Each number is 2 1/2 inches tall. Colors include red, blue, yellow, orange, green and magenta. It also includes a sturdy plastic storage tub. Product Dimensions (inches): 6.8 (L) x 7.5 (W) x 4.9 (H) Age: 3 years and up Read More

Educational Insights
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Hot Dots® Jr. Card Sets Getting ready for school has never been this much fun! Each card set features 72 activities on 36 double-s...ided cards and teaches children all they need for academic success. Cards can be used alone as traditional flash cards, or when used with ?Ace??the Talking, Teaching Dog? (sold separately), fun lights and encouraging sounds guide children through the cute, colorful lessons. This set covers a variety of skills for complete school readiness. Grades Pre-K+/Ages 3+ EI-2353 Numbers and Counting Also teaches number words and sequencing The nitty-gritty: ? Double-sided cards measure 6L x 4H each and store in included cases that features handles for easy carrying Recommended Ages: 4 Years and Up Read More

Educational Insights
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Hot Dots® Jr. Card Sets Getting ready for school has never been this much fun! Each card set features 72 activities on 36 double-s...ided cards and teaches children all they need for academic success. Cards can be used alone as traditional flash cards, or when used with ?Ace??the Talking, Teaching Dog? (sold separately), fun lights and encouraging sounds guide children through the cute, colorful lessons. This set covers a variety of skills for complete school readiness. Grades Pre-K+/Ages 3+ EI-2352 Beginning Phonics Initial and final sounds, rhyming words The nitty-gritty: ? Double-sided cards measure 6L x 4H each and store in included cases that features handles for easy carrying Recommended Ages: 4 Years and Up Read More

Educational Insights
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Educational Insights Hot Dot Jr. Ace Pen Educational Insights Hot Dot Jr. Ace Pen is almost a magic wand. This unique pen talks, l...aughs, lights up and buzzes. Why Youll Love It: This versatile and easy-to-use electronic pen encourages children to learn independently. Age: 3 years and up Features Kids press the pen down on the cards to answer; pen gives feedback Kids learn independently at their own pace Helps kids catch up wherever they need help Fun portable learning instrument Includes Activity card set Colorful and illustrated double-sided cards with early learning activities Answer key Carry case with handle Read More

Gymnic
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Gymnic Rody Horse Help kids in developing their balancing and coordination skills by introducing them to Gymnic Rody Horse. The ho...rse is inflatable and soft for kids to ride on. Made of super strong, latex-free vinyl, it inflates according to size and weight of child with a hand or foot pump. Features Made of super strong, latex-free vinyl Easy to hold ears Contoured shape Promote body coordination, balance Promote lymph circulation Durable Elongated shape Made in Italy Assembly required Age/Weight Limits: 3 to 5 years/ Up to 300 lbs. NOTE: Adult supervision recommended. Contains small parts that can cause choking hazards. Not suitable for children under 3 years. Read More

Dandelion
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Dandelion Classic Organic Crinkle Book Dandelion Classic Organic Crinkle Book for babies is an exciting combination of a teething ...and discovery toy for infants. With knots, tags and crinkly sounds, this book comes with an apple, bird and cat. Small in size, this book is easy to carry because children love to hold and learn from this simple, soft and smooth book. Why You?ll Love It: Give children an interactive and innovative way to learn the alphabet and take to counting. Age: Newborn and up Features Machine washable Velour, canvas, terrycloth infant book Made with organic cotton fibers Plush pages are 4 ˝ by 3 ˝ inches tall Starts as a discovery toy and later can be used for counting and ABC?s Soothing colors and gentle crinkle noises Encourages hand-eye coordination and introduces the concept of cause and effect Dimensions:1in length x 4 in width x 4.5 in height Read More

Chicco
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Chicco Twist and Turn Kids can develop important skills with Chicco Twist and Turn rattle. Colorful rings and jumping beads produc...e amazing sounds when rotated. This gentle sound encourages kids listening skills and attracts their attention. Children can enjoy hours of playtime with this easy to grasp toy that fits perfectly in little fingers. Plus, rotating spheres help develop coordination skills. Why Youll Love It: Bright rings and beads produce a gentle sound to catch your kids fancy. Age: 3 months and up Features Made of high quality plastic Bright and vibrant colors Produces a gentle sound Improves coordination skills and listening abilities Read More

Melissa & Doug
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Dip your fingers into a jar of this gel-like finger paint and get inspired! Four vibrant finger paints come in 3.5 ounce plastic j...ars with wide, easy-grip, screw-on lids. Non-toxic, washable paint. Set Includes: 4 colors Measures: 7 x 7 x 2 inches Recommended Ages: 3 years and up Read More

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