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The Boy Who Loved Words
The Boy Who Loved Words
by Roni Schotter
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Petey is enjoying a peaceful afternoon of gardening when his good friend Pru starts to cause trouble. Petey reacts in turn, and before long, things have escalated from a scuffle to a tussle to a true hullabaloo! This beautifully illustrated story about... (read more)

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Pompeii--Buried Alive! (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)
Pompeii--Buried Alive! (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)
by Edith Kunhardt
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Basher: Grammar (Basher)
Basher: Grammar (Basher)
by Simon Basher
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It used to be that learning grammar was one of the most boring exercises ever, but not anymore!  Using his trademark personality-based approach, Basher illustrates each grammar basic - from parts of speech to sentence components to groupings and... (read more)

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Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students
Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students
by Mignon Fogarty
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Named to the International Reading Associations 2012 Teachers Choice book list  Here is a complete and comprehensive guide to all things grammar from Grammar Girl, a.k.a. Mignon Fogarty, whose popular podcasts have been downloaded over twenty... (read more)

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The King Who Rained
The King Who Rained
by Fred Gwynne
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Confused by the different meanings of words that sound alike, a little girl imagines such unusual sights as "a king who rained" and "the foot prince in the snow".... (read more)

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Punctuation: The Write Stuff! [With Poster]
Punctuation: The Write Stuff! [With Poster]
by Mary Budzik
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Basher Basics: Punctuation created and illustrated by Simon Basher, Written by Mary Budzik: With its lively, creative approach, this is a unique and highly memorable one-stop guide to using punctuation marks correctly. Each mark is each represented... (read more)

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Eats, Shoots and Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference!
Eats, Shoots and Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference!
by Lynne Truss and Bonnie Timmons
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With illustrated sentences like, "Eat here, and get gas," alongside, "Eat here and get gas," how can you resist? Introduce children to this small, but important punctuation mark. Who knew that a comma could be as funny as a punch line? A good time (and a... (read more)

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Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 2 - 3: Bridging Grades Second to Third (Summer Bridge Activities)
Summer Bridge Activities, Grades 2 - 3: Bridging Grades Second to Third (Summer Bridge Activities)
by Summer Bridge Activities
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Summer Bridge Activities: Bridging Grades 2–3 gives students a head start for their third-grade year.... (read more)

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642 Things to Write About: Young Writer's Edition
642 Things to Write About: Young Writer's Edition
by 826 Valencia (cor)
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Write a to-do list for a villain. Describe your dream tree house. Create a haiku about your shoes. Young writers will get their creative juices flowing with this collection of smart, funny, and thought-provoking writing exercises. Kids can open to any... (read more)

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Step-Up Classic Chillers)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Step-Up Classic Chillers)
by Jules Verne
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Spectrum Spelling, Grade 1
Spectrum Spelling, Grade 1
by Spectrum
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Spectrum Spelling brings curriculum content reading passages to life! The lessons, perfect for students in grade 1, strengthen spelling skills by focusing on beginning consonant sounds, short and long vowel sounds, vowel pairs, blends, and more!... (read more)

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How to Speak Politely & Why
How to Speak Politely & Why
by Munro Leaf
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Updated for the 21st century, How to Speak Politely and Why is a picture book with a point: proper speech and good grammar without nagging. It aims to remove “ ain’ t” and “ uh-huh” and “ gimme” and “ got... (read more)

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Critical Reading Series: Calamities
Critical Reading Series: Calamities
by Henry Billings
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Motivate students with our best-selling series of high-interest selections This best-selling series motivates students with high-interest selections at a higher readability level Emphasis is on reading nonfiction Critical thinking questions prepare... (read more)

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Six-way Paragraphs, Advanced : Reading Levels 8-12 (3RD 00 Edition)
Six-way Paragraphs, Advanced : Reading Levels 8-12 (3RD 00 Edition)
by Walter Pauk
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Six-Way Paragraphs, a three-level series, teaches the basic skillsnecessary for reading factual material through the use of the following sixtypes of questions: subject matter, main idea, supporting details, conclusions,clarifying devices, and vocabulary... (read more)

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A Chocolate Moose for Dinner
A Chocolate Moose for Dinner
by Fred Gwynne
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With his hilarious wordplay and zany humor, Fred Gwynne keeps children of all ages in stitches!... (read more)

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Vocabulary Cartoons: Word Power Made Easy
Vocabulary Cartoons: Word Power Made Easy
by Sam Burchers
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This helpful volume contains 210 words every grammar school student should know, presented in an easy to read format with memory aids in the form of rhyming words and humorous cartoons for every word.... (read more)

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Scholastic Children's Thesaurus (Scholastic Reference)
Scholastic Children's Thesaurus (Scholastic Reference)
by Scholastic
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This groundbreaking thesaurus defines each headword and synonym and then provides sample sentences for each. Over 500 headwords, 2,500 synonyms, and an extensive cross-referencing index are presented in a contemporary, user-friendly design.... (read more)

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Write Source 2000: A Guide to Writing, Thinking and Learning
Write Source 2000: A Guide to Writing, Thinking and Learning
by Write Source
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Ideal for the middle school writer in school and at home,... (read more)

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Writer's Notebook : Unlocking the Writer Within You (96 Edition)
Writer's Notebook : Unlocking the Writer Within You (96 Edition)
by Ralph Fletcher
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Writers are like other people, except for at least one important difference. Other people have daily thoughts and feelings, notice this sky or that smell, but they don't do much about it. Not writers. Writers react. And writers need a place to record... (read more)

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Scholastic Children's Thesaurus
Scholastic Children's Thesaurus
by Scholastic
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Ages 8andndash;12, Grades 3andndash;6 With more than 4,000 entries and 36,000 synonyms, this updated, award-winning thesaurus encourages young writers to think analytically about their word choices. Entries are arranged in a way that distinguishes... (read more)

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