Download E-books CANALS AND DAMS: INVESTIGATE FEATS OF ENGINEERING WITH 25 PROJECTS (Build It Yourself) PDF

By Donna Latham, Andrew Christensen

Canals and Dams: examine Feats of Engineering invitations little ones a long time nine and as much as discover the innovation and actual technology in the back of the fantastic waterways and limitations our global will depend on. minutiae and enjoyable evidence illustrate engineering ingenuity and achievements from historical aqueducts to the Suez Canal and the Hoover Dam. Readers will notice that engineers and developers alike positioned their lives at the line to develop civilization, experiencing triumphs and tragedies in development tremendous. via magnificent luck and heartbreaking failure, they constructed more and more refined instruments and development methods.

Activities and initiatives inspire childrens to discover the engineering technique and to attempt, try out back via trial and blunder. they're going to have interaction in hands-on explorations of buoyancy, Newton’s 3rd legislation of movement, and forces that push and pull constructions. They’ll create a paper-cup zip line, construct an arch, and simulate a tsunami, whereas experimenting with gravity, hydroponics, and pace. In Canals and Dams: examine Feats of Engineering, kids will achieve an appreciation for the real box of engineering as they increase their very own development skills.

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Download E-books Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #4: Amelia Bedelia Goes Wild! PDF

By Herman Parish

Amelia Bedelia, America's favourite housekeeper, had a early life jam-packed with surprises, mischief, and hilarious misunderstandings. during this illustrated bankruptcy ebook event, correct for enthusiasts of Judy Moody and Ivy + Bean, younger Amelia Bedelia and her associates construct a zoo within the yard (complete with filled animals and points of interest) and provide safari adventures to the whole local. this can be the fourth e-book within the nationally bestselling Amelia Bedelia bankruptcy e-book sequence, and it is only correct for newly self sufficient readers prepared for a more difficult vocabulary and books with chapters.

Amelia Bedelia takes every little thing actually, and that results in all types of foolish misunderstandings. The bestselling and loved housekeeper has been making readers snort for greater than fifty years. Amelia Bedelia has a hot and confident angle, and she or he has enjoyable with language, vocabulary, and idioms. The Amelia Bedelia bankruptcy books function brief, easy-to-read chapters, illustrations all through, and Amelia Bedelia's can-do spirit. this can be the fourth publication within the bankruptcy ebook sequence that includes the formative years of America's favourite housekeeper. the 1st booklet is named Amelia Bedelia capability Business, the second one ebook is Amelia Bedelia Unleashed, and the 3rd e-book is termed Amelia Bedelia highway Trip!—and you do not have to learn them in sequence order to take pleasure in them.

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Download E-books Blood in the Water (Tides of War, Book 1) PDF

By C. Alexander London

According to a true army software! the USA Navy's new breed of soldier is able to make an enormous splash.

From the writer of puppy Tags!

Navy SEALs are essentially the most elite warriors on the planet. knowledgeable to function in sea, land, and air, they paintings lower than hide of evening to hold out the USA military's so much delicate and hard missions.

Cory McNab desired to be a military SEAL, yet he washed out of this system. Now he's a member of the Navy's Marine Mammals software, the place he's partnered with a search-and-recovery dolphin named Kaj.

Together, Cory and Kaj are the Navy's top wish while a US secret agent submarine is misplaced in enemy waters. With assistance from Kaj's bio-sonar, they need to be ready to find the submarine earlier than its secrets and techniques fall into the incorrect fingers. however the undertaking will get advanced whilst a crew of military SEALs runs into hassle. Can Cory prevail the place his heroes have failed . . . or is he in too deep?

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Download E-books Athena the Wise (Goddess Girls) PDF

By Joan Holub, Suzanne Williams

Those vintage myths from the Greek pantheon are given a contemporary twist that modern tweens can relate to, from facing bullies like Medusa to a primary weigh down on an not likely boy. Goddess ladies follows 4 goddesses-in-training – Athena, Persephone, Aphrodite, and Artemis – as they navigate the fine details of divine social lifestyles at Mount Olympus Academy, the place the main priviledged gods and goddesses of the Greek pantheon hone their legendary talents.

In ebook five, central Zeus asks Athena to assist Heracles (aka Hercules within the Roman pantheon) whole his twelve labors. but if Heracles starts off borrowing Athena's neighbors issues with out asking, will she have the ability to support him set issues instantly?

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Download E-books The Dastardly Deed (The League of Beastly Dreadfuls, Book 2) PDF

By Holly Grant

Take one half Roald Dahl, upload a pinch of Mysterious Benedict Society and a touch of Lemony Snicket. combine with Holly Grant’s unforgettable storytelling and a double supporting of wit and humor, and also you get this quirky and hilarious new middle-grade series!
 
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After their slender break out from a NEFARIOUS kidnapping ring, Anastasia, Ollie, and Quentin (a.k.a. The League of Beastly Dreadfuls!) are looking ahead to a soothing holiday from risk! INTRIGUE! disaster! unfortunately, they’re unlikely to get one.
 
simply because Anastasia makes the stunning discovery that her relations is on the middle of a centuries-old scandal—a SCANDAL that all started with THE DASTARDLY DEED. sooner than you could say “Bob’s your uncle,” the Dreadfuls have one other secret to unravel: the Case of the lacking Grandfather. Can our INTREPID LEAGUE song down Anastasia’s Vanished Gramps? mild Reader, watch out! the path of clues results in spine-tingling surprises. (Catastrophe! Magic! Opera! pungent cheese! technological know-how fairs!) learn on if you happen to DARE!
 
compliment for the League of Beastly Dreadfuls:
 
“WONDERFULLY WITTY. It jogs my memory of Roald Dahl’s The Twits purely in an insane asylum.” —Chris Grabenstein, Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library
 
* “A yummy debut.” —Kirkus Reviews, Starred
 
“This event is stuffed with adequate secret and humor to maintain readers pondering what's going to ensue subsequent. a superior debut equivalent to Lemony Snicket’s a sequence of unlucky Events.” —School Library Journal
 
“Just the right combination of humor, magic, maliciousness, and suspense” —Booklist
 
“It’s transparent that Anastasia is whatever yet standard, and her adventures are only beginning.” —Publishers Weekly

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Download E-books The Black Stallion and Flame PDF

By Walter Farley

Whereas flying to a race, Alec Ramsay and the Black’s airplane crash-lands within the stormy Caribbean. likelihood brings the Black to the hidden island domestic of the enormous pink stallion, Flame. any such small island can purely help one alpha male. yet ahead of the 2 can fight–a struggle which can simply bring about the loss of life of one–a new chance looks. jointly, can the stallions defeat the lethal foe which threatens the lives of the whole herd of untamed horses?

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Download E-books Walk Two Moons PDF

By Sharon Creech

In her personal singularly attractive type, Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech intricately weaves jointly stories, one humorous, one bittersweet, to create a heartwarming, compelling, and completely relocating tale of affection, loss, and the complexity of human emotion.

Thirteen-year-old Salamanca Tree Hiddle, pleased with her nation roots and the "Indian-ness in her blood," travels from Ohio to Idaho together with her eccentric grandparents. alongside the best way, she tells them of the tale of Phoebe Winterbottom, who bought mysterious messages, who met a "potential lunatic," and whose mom disappeared.

As Sal entertains her grandparents with Phoebe's outrageous tale, her personal tale starts off to unfold--the tale of a thirteen-year-old lady whose basically want is to be reunited together with her lacking mother.

Supports the typical center kingdom Standards

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Download E-books Junie B., First Grader: Dumb Bunny (Book 27) PDF

By Barbara Park

Barbara Park’s New York Times bestselling bankruptcy e-book sequence, Junie B. Jones, is a lecture room favourite and has been maintaining young children laughing—and reading—for greater than 20 years. Over 60 million copies in print and now with a vibrant new search for a brand new generation!
 
Meet the World’s Funniest First Grader—Junie B. Jones! It’s an Easter egg-stravaganza! Lucille is having an Easter egg hunt at her wealthy dear mansion! And bet what? The winner will get a play date to swim in Lucille’s heated indoor swimming pool! basically, here's the matter. How did Junie B. get caught donning a major dumb bunny swimsuit? and the way can she probably locate eggs while she retains tripping over her large gigantic rabbit toes? Being a dumb bunny is easily now not as effortless because it seems. Will Junie B. prove with egg on her face? Or will the day bring a few very uneggspected results?
 
USA Today:
“Junie B. is the darling of the young-reader set.”
 
Publishers Weekly:
“Park convinces starting readers that Junie B.—and reading—are plenty of fun.”
 
Kirkus Reviews:
“Junie’s swarms of younger fanatics will proceed to thrill in her distinct tackle the area. . . . A hilarious, quality read-aloud.”
 
Time:
“Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty.”
 

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Download E-books The Mummy with No Name (Geronimo Stilton #26) PDF

By Geronimo Stilton

Enter the realm of Geronimo Stilton, the place one other humorous event is usually correct round the nook. every one ebook is a fast moving experience with energetic paintings and a distinct layout youngsters 7-10 will love.

Halloween and Egypt and mummies . . . oh, my! I admit it, i'm a 'fraidy mouse. Halloween scares me out of my fur! yet this Halloween, i used to be fending off on an experience in a single of my very favourite locations: Egypt. i could not wait to determine the attractions and absorb a few sunlight far-off from New Mouse urban. What i did not become aware of used to be that Halloween is well known in Egypt, too -- with the mummies, that's! Oh, what is a 'fraidy mouse to do?

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Download E-books Love Hurts PDF

By Malorie Blackman

Have you fallen for somebody the remainder of the area idea you shouldn't have? Malorie Blackman brings jointly some of the best younger grownup authors writing this present day in a stunningly romantic number of love opposed to the odds.

Featuring tales and extracts approximately sleek star-crossed fans, Love Hurts seems at all types of courting, from first kiss to ultimate heartbreak. this can be a assortment for somebody who has ever enjoyed and misplaced - and enjoyed again...

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