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School Library Journal - Operation Code

Gr 2-4–The most frustrating part of learning to code is the setup phase. Constructing an environment requires lots of steps before getting to the fun parts. This series and its associated projects shortcut that process, dropping coders into scenes already created online. The result is… View »

 
Cover: Stay Engaged: Practicing Empathy

Booklist -Stay Engaged: Practicing Empathy

Stay Engaged: Practicing Empathy…
The high/low Just Breathe series (8 titles) seeks to give readers tools for living mindfully. Here, empathy is on the table, and readers are provided with clear examples and exercises to help them connect with others and understand their perspectives and fee View »

 

School Library Journal - Coding in the City

Gr 2-4–The most frustrating part of learning to code is the setup phase. Constructing an environment requires lots of steps before getting to the fun parts. This series and its associated projects shortcut that process, dropping coders into scenes already created online. The result is… View »

 

School Library Journal - Coding at the Water Park

Gr 2-4–The most frustrating part of learning to code is the setup phase. Constructing an environment requires lots of steps before getting to the fun parts. This series and its associated projects shortcut that process, dropping coders into scenes already created online. The result is… View »

 

School Library Journal - Coding at the Zoo

Gr 2-4–The most frustrating part of learning to code is the setup phase. Constructing an environment requires lots of steps before getting to the fun parts. This series and its associated projects shortcut that process, dropping coders into scenes already created online. The result is… View »

 
Cover: Apex Legends: Teamwork

School Library Journal - Apex Legends: Teamwork

Gr 5-8–Learning to read nonfiction is a lot like learning a new action game—readers must figure out how to navigate around (or through) sidebars, observe text landmarks like headings or captions to decide which spot to explore first, and use a table of contents and index shortcuts as… View »

 
Cover: Apex Legends: Combat

School Library Journal - Apex Legends: Combat

Gr 5-8–Learning to read nonfiction is a lot like learning a new action game—readers must figure out how to navigate around (or through) sidebars, observe text landmarks like headings or captions to decide which spot to explore first, and use a table of contents and index shortcuts as… View »

 
Cover: Apex Legends: Characters

School Library Journal - Characters

Gr 5-8–Learning to read nonfiction is a lot like learning a new action game—readers must figure out how to navigate around (or through) sidebars, observe text landmarks like headings or captions to decide which spot to explore first, and use a table of contents and index shortcuts as… View »

 
Cover: Discover Massachusetts Bay

School Library Journal - Discover Massachusetts Bay

Gr 3-8–Middle grade readers will love this series focusing exclusively on major bays throughout the United States, including recognizable bays (Massachusetts Bay, San Francisco Bay) as well as those that might be less familiar (Apalachicola Bay and Grand Traverse Bay). These comprehensive… View »

 
Cover: Born in 1919: Fred Korematsu and Jackie Robinson

Booklist Reviews - Fred Korematsu and Jackie Robinson

This volume introduces two individuals, born in 1919, who faced and fought against racial hostility and discrimination. In 1942, when more than 100,000 Japanese Americans were sent to internment camps, Fred Korematsu resisted. He fought the federal order in court and lost in 1944. In 1983… View »