Synopses & Reviews
In the brand new Beginners United States Atlas
National Geographics world-renowned cartographers, working with education consultants and geographers, have created a state-of-the-art United States atlas for children ages 6 to 10.
This beautiful book is an engaging experience with fact-filled essays and spectacular photographs that will catch the curiosity of young readers. Large maps pinpoint the physical features, capitals, and other towns and cities of each state. Key points reflect the latest information about land and water, animals, and people and places. Children can access a wealth of information including state flags, birds and flowers.
Throughout the atlas, maps, photographs, and text reinforce one another, making this an exciting round-the-country adventure and a fun-filled learning experience. This is a must-have addition to libraries, classrooms, and homes nationwide; when it comes to America, young minds deserve the guidance of the acknowledged experts in all matters national and all things geographic.
NG BEGINNER'S WORLD ATLAS (HC)
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Join Mr. Geo on his whirlwind tour of Illinois in this Level 3 Green Light Reader. Celebratingand#160;Illinoisand#160;combines travel and social studies in a way that's entertaining and educational. This new volume in the 50 States to Celebrateand#160;seriesand#160;gets off to a rousing start inand#160;Chicago with a kite-flying festival,and#160;baseball games,and#160;andand#160;a look at the biggest T-rex skeleton ever!and#160;But there's so much more to explore in the Land of Lincoln.and#160;Plenty of picture and context clues keep eager youngand#160;readers moving along with ease and fluency.and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;
Say hello to Mr. Geo, everybody's favorite geography teacher!and#160;He loves to explore new places. Today he's visiting Illinois, the Prairie State.and#160;His first stop isand#160;Chicago forand#160;aand#160;colorful kite-flying festival and a visitand#160;toand#160;theand#160;Field Museum to seeand#160;the biggestand#160;T Rexand#160;skeleton ever found!and#160;He's also going toand#160;ride riverboats, see amazing skyscrapers, work on a farm,and#160;climband#160;the mysterious Cahokia Mounds, andand#160;see historic places where Abraham Lincoln lived and worked.and#160;Join Mr. Geo on his travels around Illinois. Together, you will discover what makes this a state to celebrate.and#160;Includes maps and learning activities. Colorful, you-are-there illustrations,and#160;the highly animated narrator, and easy-to-decode text are great for beginning and newly independent readers.and#160;
About the Author
C.B. Canga has illustrated numerous early chapter books, including Field Trip Mysteries by Steve Brezenoff. He lives in Pleasant Hill, California.