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The Cars and Trucks Book / by Todd Parr
Pig the Stinker / by Aaron Blabey
The Hole Story / by Bruce Ingman
Ara the Star Engineer / by Komal Singh
The Remember Balloons / by Jessie Oliveros
The Cloud Artist: a Choctaw Tale / by Sherri Maret
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Wordy Birdy / by Tammi Sauer

Databases for Children

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​Brainfuse offers online academic support for all ages and stages. Includes live tutoring from 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm seven days a week!
​CultureGrams contains concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on the countries of the world. It goes beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider's perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.
​Designed especially for elementary and middle school students, NoveList K-8 is an online database with fiction titles chosen specifically to support the pleasure reading needs of students. Includes book talks, recommended reads book lists, excerpts and reading levels.
​Targeted to K to Grade 3 age group, PebbleGo Animals, PebbleGo Science, and PebbleGo Dinosaur databases feature built-in reading and research tools expertly levelled for emerging readers. Articles include narrated text and highlighting.
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​The next big idea begins with research! The PebbleGo Next Science database helps students in Grades 3-5 learn about key concepts. Robust articles, all supported by read-aloud audio and connected to curriculum, include critical thinking questions to help students connect to larger ideas.

​An online collection of animated talking picture books that teach children the joy of reading in a format they will love.
​With over 600 titles and reading levels from grades 3 to 8, TumbleBookCloud Junior is a great option for adventurous young readers who wish to go beyond the picture book collection in TumbleBookLibrary!
World Book has something for everyone! Early World of Learning is for the youngest learners, World Book Kids helps children easily explore information, and World Book Student helps children to develop research skills. World Book Science Power and World Book Social Studies Power are great tools for lesson plans, quizzes, activities, and more!

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