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Your Oliver & Andy Category Results for "Reference"

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NEW! Coding Ref. - Gr K-3: Coding Basics

Readers will discover the basics of computing through real world examples. These titles show how a grocery list is really a set of code waiting to be executed; athletes playing baseball are just repeatedly running a series of code, and the order clothes are put on may make a difference! Great Intro. To Coding Basics!

 OA525583   |  6 Books in Set
Coding Ref. - Gr. 5-9: Code Power: Teen Programmer's Guide

All our lives increasingly depend on technology, so your students need a primer on the programming languages that keep our society moving. This series does just that – simplifying the seemingly complex world of coding (at least to me) and explaining the basics any user needs to be code-fluent. The guides also explore each language’s history, background, development, philosophies and the pros & cons of each as described by real coders.

 OA524957   |  6 Books in Set
Computer Ref. - Gr. 2-5: Troubleshooters! (Library Must)

A Series for All of Us! Computer technology can be quite confusing. There are a lot of moving parts and a lot of those parts seem pretty foreign. I deal with the network, computers, software, etc. here. And I can say these books are really good at covering the basics. A good addition to assist students just learning about the larger World of computers or for any age to troubleshoot a larger issue.

 OA525124   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Dictionaries - (Solid Selection!)

Great dictionaries encompassing definitions, spellings, word histories, illustrations, and pronunciations.

 ALL DICTIONARIES-A   |  7 Books in Set

THE SERIES! From Cats to the NFL to Horses and the MLB, these titles are a Library must! Colorful photos, illustrations and diagrams are accompanied by fact-filled, bite- size text. These books are page-turners! In fact, not only your average students, but Reluctant Readers will not be able to put these titles down!

 OA910610   |  16 Books in Set
NEW! Gaming Ref. - Gr. 2-5: Unofficial Guides: Junior Editions

This series explores all of the programs I know virtually nothing about. But I do know the older-grade series has been a Best-Seller since it was first introduced. These titles explore the various aspects of the enormously popular Minecraft, Fortnite, Roblox and Pokemon Go programs for your readers. The collection, covering topics across the games in a clear and concise way, is ideal for your younger techies!

 OA525588   |  32 Books in Set
NEW! Gaming Ref. - Gr. 3-7: Game On!

Turn Gamers into Readers! THESE BOOKS WILL CIRCULATE BETTER than any nonfiction titles you have right now! This series reveals the inner workings and impact of today's most popular video games! Each title explores the inception and evolution of a particular game, highlighting key creators, super players and cultural crazes inspired by the game. Special features include side-by-side comparisons of the game over time.

 OA525587   |  12 Books in Set
NEW! Gaming Ref. - Gr. 3-7: Unofficial Guides

BEST-SELLERS!! EXTREMELY POPULAR SERIES WITH YOUR STUDENTS!!! This series explores the various aspects of today’s hottest games and programs. The collection covers topics from basic to advanced, written with your slightly older readers in-mind. Another Great Set To Turn Gamers Into Readers!

 OA525201A   |  50 Books in Set
Gen Reference - Gr. 2-5: 50 Things You Didn't Know About...

This fun and engaging series lets your readers explore a new topic, broaden their knowledge on a favorite subject, or just have a few laughs. Each book in this series is filled with facts and trivia about historical eras, ranging from daily life to the most unusual customs.

 OA525421   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Gen Reference - Gr. 2-5: Creating Entertainment

APPS, PODCASTS, VIDEO GAMES? How many people does it take to make a video game? Emphasizing the process of creation from idea to execution, these books illuminate the creative and production sequence for readers. A running outline on each spread highlights each step. Your students gain a big picture understanding of the creative process and will be clamoring for these titles. Gr. 2-5

 OA525313   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Gen Reference - Gr. 2-5: FUN FACT FILE!

An average 200lb adult has between 2 to 6 pounds of bacteria! Part of San Francisco was built on top of ships abandoned during the Gold Rush! The Oregon Trail took between 4 to 6 months to travel – and most people walked the whole way! And President Thomas Jefferson? He had a “habit” of meeting Foreign Ambassadors wearing his pajamas! A very engaging design draws readers in through colorful diagrams, charts, maps and photos. The accessible text allows students to learn the exciting, interesting and downright bizarre facts on a wide range of subjects. These books are excellent for reference or pleasure reading. GREAT SERIES!

 OA720292   |  30 Books in Set
Gen Reference - Gr. 3+ (Hi/Lo) : Geek Out!: Modern Nerd's Guides

Being a Nerd or Geek is a cool term: people own the word with pride as they boldly showcase their deep interest in everything from Comic Books to Robot Battles. In this unique series, the titles give readers the knowledge they need to get more involved in their fun interests. From conventions to other sources of information to truly getting involved with their hobby, these books, full of encouragement, keeps fans headed in the right direction! Capt. Kirk approved.

 OA524838   |  12 Books in Set
Gen Reference - Gr. 3-7: Eyewitness To Fun Projects

TEAMING FUN, Educational INFOrmation with CREATIVE Projects is always a winning combination! Each volume is BURSTING with FASCINATING FACTS on a great topic – Dinosaurs, Space & Bugs to name a few. Accompanying hands-on activities allow readers to further develop their understanding – the projects use common items and won’t burn the house down. These books guarantee your kids will have a BLAST while learning!

 OA524991   |  8 Books in Set
NEW! Gen Reference - Gr. K-3: Everyday Sign Language

This series introduces young readers to very simple American Sign Language words that they can use in their lives. Each page features a new sign within a everyday situation a child might be a part of. The opposite page has a bright, fun image as well as an illustration of the sign created by an in-house designer and simple, step-by-step directions.

 OA525946   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Language Arts - Gr. 2-5: Animal Idioms

Animals make learning about language and the natural world fun! Are bees really busy? Are dogs really lazy? Animal Idioms shows readers the truth behind common expressions by examining the unique characteristics and behaviors of each animal.

 OA525945   |  8 Books in Set
NEW! Language Arts - Gr. 2-5: Grammar Magic!

While important skills to master, the rules of grammar can be quite dry. They also can be pretty confusing. What letters do apostrophes replace in contractions? What nouns aren't made plural by using the letter S? Lucky for young readers, they find help with these questions through this magical set. Written by a literacy specialist and reading teacher, grammar is presented through interaction with magical beings like mermaids, elves, and wizards. Including examples and explanations of grammar rules commonly part of the language arts curriculum, this set makes compound sentences, verb tenses, and collective nouns enchanting and magical.

 OA525335   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Language Arts - Gr. 2-5: Poetry Power

Poetry Power turns young readers into poets! Each title introduces readers to a different form of poetry. Fun themed chapters help inspire budding poets to write their own poems about nature, food, sports, and more. Example poems in each chapter serve as guides to spark creativity.

 OA525897   |  6 Books in Set
Language Arts - Gr. 2-5: Write It Right

Writing is an important skill that kids use every day. Whether they're working on a school book report or writing about their everyday adventures, the Write it Right series has tips and tricks that help them become writing experts.

 OA525224A   |  24 Books in Set
NEW! Language Arts - Gr. K-3: Spot Sight Words

Spot the Sight Words offers an engaging way for kids to practice reading their first words. The main text is written at guided reading level A. Each spread includes a full-page color photo. Hidden in each photo are the same words from the opposite page. The fun word search game on each spread will give repetition and build confidence for new readers.

 OA525908   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Thesauruses

An outstanding collection of thesauruses meeting all of your classroom needs.

 ALL THESAURUSES-A   |  2 Books in Set


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