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Meet Mr. Geo, everybodyand#8217;s favorite geography teacher! He loves to explore new places. Today, heand#8217;s visiting Texas, the Lone Star State. His first stop is a big rodeo show to ride a bucking bronco and see real cowboys do amazing tricks. Then heand#8217;ll see how astronauts train, experience life in the Old West, and even see native animals like armadillos and rattlesnakes! Then he will visit big cities, historic sites, scenic wonders, sports events, and more. Join Mr. Geo on his travels all around Texas. Together, you will discover what makes this a state to celebrate. This entertaining and educational mix of travel, geography, history, and pop culture includes maps and learning activities. Great for beginning readers!
"As supplements to state-specific material, these books might pique interest in a state or point children to topics for further reading."
and#8212;School Library Journal
This book brings together the flora and fauna, geography, and history of the Sunshine State with entertaining poems and fascinating facts. Test your knowledge of this colorful state and bring home a bit of sunshine!
The Sunshine State gets its own alphabet book! Florida, where "B is for Beaches, P is for Pirates, and V is for Vacationers," comes to life with playful, vivid illustrations by Michael Monroe and a conch shell full of fun facts and poems by Florida author and educator Carol Crane. Do you know which city is the state capitol? Which fragrant blossom is the state flower? Learn all this and more with "S is for Sunshine: A Florida Alphabet."
This Level 3 Green Light Reader combines travel with social studies in a way that's entertaining and educational.and#160;Part ofand#160;a first-of-its-kind, nonfiction, easy reader series aboutand#160;the 50 states, CELEBRATINGand#160;CALIFORNIA takes beginning readers on a whirlwind tour of the Goldenand#160;State with Mr. Geo.and#160;Join this fun and funny geography teacher as he goes up and down the coast visiting historic missions, beautiful beaches,and#160;scenic wonders,and#160;big cities, and much, much more.and#160;
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