Earthlings are weird—just ask an alien! After Spork crashes his spaceship on the school playground, he joins the third grade to fulfill his mission of earning a Galaxy Scouts Explorer Badge. But figuring out how to act like an Earthling isn’t easy. Respect? Honesty? Spork’s never even heard the words. Mrs. Buckle’s class is in for one cosmic adventure!
Developed to support the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) initiative,the Makers Make It Work series is just right for young readers who love to play, build, and discover how things work. With fun easy-to-read stories that focus on problem-solving and hands-on action, kids will learn to use their hands, their heads, and their creativity to overcome every challenge facing them!
Math Matters en español books are Spanish-language versions of selected titles from the Math Matters series. Translated from English by Alma B. Ramírez, a native Spanish speaker and credentialed bilingual elementary educator, these books have been carefully reviewed by ELL (English Language Learner) educators from different regions of the United States.
Milo & Jazz are real detectives–in training, that is. When they send away for a Super Sleuth kit from the mysterious ace detective Dash Marlowe, it’s one adventure after another for Milo & Jazz! With a little help from Dash, the two friends hone their detecting skills as they race to solve their cases and save the day!
Social Studies Connects makes history, geography, economics, civics and culture come alive! Each book in the series combines likable characters and engaging plots with important social studies concepts kids can relate to. The series emphasizes civic and cultural values and their importance in real life.