National Geographic United States Atlas for Young Explorers

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426302558

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 175

View: 2811


Color-coded pages, fact boxes, political maps, web sites, glossary, and more provide readers an easy-to-use reference guide to the fifty states and territories with individual state information on population, transportation, and endangered species.

National Geographic Bee

Official Study Guide

Author: Stephen F. Cunha

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426301988

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 127

View: 3135


Featuring maps, graphs, photographs, and questions used in previous National Geographic Bees, this guide presents geographic facts and helps young readers understand themes and relationships, and how geographers view their world.

National Geographic Kids World Atlas

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.),National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426314035

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 207

View: 9582


Contains the latest data, maps of the world, and graphs as well as lively essays about the world, geography-themed games, crosswords, and picture puzzles.

The Young People's Atlas of the United States

Author: James Harrison

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 9780753450222

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 8569


Youngsters will embark on an exciting and educational journey of the United States through the pages of this information-packed atlas. Over 250 full-color photos and drawings illuminate the informative text. A double-page spread is devoted to each state, featuring information on each state's geography, history, major cities, people, industry, and agriculture. A fact box offers important statistics and shows each state flower, bird, and tree.

National Geographic Kids United States Atlas

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.),National Geographic Kids

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426328311


Page: 176

View: 7271


Learn about the 50 states in this book filled with facts, maps and colorful pictures.

National Geographic Kids Ultimate U. S. Road Trip Atlas

Maps, Games, Activities, and More for Hours of Backseat Fun

Author: Crispin Boyer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426309333

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 4551


Presents fun and interesting facts about different areas of the fifty states, and includes smartphone and GPS activities for road trips, tourist-related picture puzzles, and places to visit in each state.

50 States

A State-by-state Tour of the USA

Author: Erin McHugh

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal

ISBN: 1579128513

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

View: 5450


Kid characters guide readers through the states, pointing out the capital, historic landmarks, famous residents, geographical and natural wonders, local delicacies and interesting facts, in a title which includes a fold-out jigsaw puzzle and a 50-state quarter collector map.

Reference Skills for the School Librarian: Tools and Tips, 3rd Edition

Author: Ann Marlow Riedling Ph.D.,Loretta Shake,Cynthia Houston

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1586835297

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 148

View: 7356


This book is a user-friendly guide for K–12 librarians, teachers, and school library media specialists that covers all major areas in reference, from the reference interview to encyclopedias and dictionaries.

National Geographic Family Reference Atlas of the World

Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426215436

Category: Reference

Page: 400

View: 5962


Provides physical and thematic maps of the Earth, covering such aspects as population, food, minerals, climate, politics, and energy, as well as maps of the surface of the Moon, Mars, inner and outer solar system, and universe.

National Geographic Student Atlas of the World

Author: National Geographic,National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426304460

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 143

View: 8023


Examines the Earth's geologic history, climate, vegetation, population, food, economies, and mineral resources, and offers physical, political, and subject maps of each continent.

Wiley/National Geographic College Atlas of the World

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.),Harm J. de Blij

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated


Category: Science

Page: 384

View: 5282


* 90 pages of stunning world thematic maps cover the vital natural and human topics of today. * Striking satellite images open each continent. * Oceans are mapped from coast to coast, revealing incredible illustrations of depth and seafloor topography. * Each continent receives special economic coverage assessing regional and global activity. * A place-name index includes 55,000 entries. * Extensive "World Facts" section comprises demographic and socioeconomic information, geographic comparisons, and a glossary.

States and Capitals, Grades 4-5

Author: Ruth Foster

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1420680005

Category: Education

Page: 80

View: 6368


This resource provides lots of different activities and memory prompts to help students learn state names, locations, and capitals. It also provides tips for writing a state reporta requirement of every elementary student in America! It lists the types of information a student needs to collect and gives suggestions for organization and presentation.

Pristine Seas

Journeys to the Ocean's Last Wild Places

Author: Enric Sala

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426216114

Category: Nature

Page: 271

View: 1441


"National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Enric Sala takes readers on an unforgettable journey to 10 places where the ocean is virtually untouched by man, offering a fascinating glimpse into our past and an inspiring vision for the future. From the shark-rich waters surrounding Coco Island, Costa Rica, to the iceberg-studded sea off Franz Josef Land, Russia, this incredible photographic collection showcases the thriving marine ecosystems that Sala is working to protect. Offering a rare glimpse into the world's underwater Edens, more than 200 images take you to the frontier of the Pristine Seas expeditions, where Sala's teams explore the breathtaking wildlife and habitats from the depths to the surface--thriving ecosystems with healthy corals and a kaleidoscopic variety of colorful fish and stunning creatures that have been protected from human interference. With this dazzling array of photographs that capture the beauty of the water and the incredible wildlife within it, this book shows us the brilliance of the sea in its natural state."--

National Geographic Kids Ultimate Space Atlas

Author: Carolyn DeCristofano

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426328028

Category: Earth (Planet)

Page: 160

View: 5454


"This ... atlas takes readers through maps of the solar system, the Milky Way, and deep space, giving them a close look at and locations of planets, supernovas, and other universes. Sky maps will help kids spot these objects in the night sky and maps of planets and our solar system give the kind of ... detail that National Geographic is known for"

The Blue Zones of Happiness

Lessons from the World's Happiest People

Author: Dan Buettner

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426218486

Category: Blue zones

Page: 288

View: 3344


In this inspiring book, Buettner offers game-changing tools for setting up your life to be the happiest it can be. In these illuminating pages, you'll- Meet the world's Happiness All-Stars-inspiring individuals born in places around the world that nurture happiness as well as Americans boosting well-being in their own communities. Discover how the three strands of happiness-joy, purpose, and satisfaction-weave together in different ways to make Denmark, Costa Rica, and Singapore some of the world's happiest places. Use the Blue Zones Happiness Test to pinpoint areas in your life where change could bring more happiness-and then find practical steps to make those changes. Learn the Top 10 ways to create happiness, as revealed by a panel of the world's leading experts convened specifically for this project. Boost your own happiness by applying the lessons of Blue Zones Project communities-America's largest preventive health care project, which has already improved the health and happiness of millions of people across the United States.

L Is for Liberty

Author: Wendy Cheyette Lewison,Laura Freeman-Hines

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780448432281

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 7222


Describes the Statue of Liberty and provides a history of how this famous statue was brought to New York Harbor as a gift from France to welcome immigrants and to stand as a symbol of freedom in America.

National Geographic Beginner's World Atlas

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 9780792242055

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 8577


Maps, photographs, illustrations, and text present information about the continents of the world.

A Is for America

A Patriotic Alphabet Book

Author: Tanya Lee Stone,Gerald Kelley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780843198775

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 1042


A historically themed alphabet primer blends rhyming couplets with trivia about famous American people and events, sharing alphabetical tidbits about everything from the United States Constitution and the Declaration of Independence to Thomas Jefferson and Harriet Tubman. By the author of H Is for Haunted House. Original.

F Is for Flag

Author: Wendy Cheyette Lewison,Barbara J. Duke

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780448428383

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 9090


Celebrates the origin, symbolism, and power of the banner that represents the United States of America.