Tag Archives: National Geographic Kids

THE ULTIMATE BOOK OF SHARKS

Just in time for Shark Week is this stunning achievement from photojournalist, Brian Skerry. The Ultimate Book Of Sharks goes far beyond anything you’ve seen in movies or read about in middle grade books. Beautiful photographs intermix with text covering … Continue reading

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS ALMANAC 2019

My friend and fellow blogger, Karen Yingling, at Mrs. Yingling Reads speaks the truth when she said: “Want the best bang for your buck when it comes to children’s books?  Purchase a copy of the newest almanac for $14.99 and … Continue reading

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ASTRONAUT AQUANAUT

Astronauts and aquanauts are two career paths which on the surface go in opposite directions. Which one would you choose? The number one answer I hear from MG girls is Marine Biologist. For boys it’s often an astronaut but only … Continue reading

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TRY THIS! EXTREME

Science lovers beware. You are going to have a blast with this book. Filled with 50 experiments you can try out at home or school, be prepared to learn in a fun hands-on way. The experiments are grouped under seven … Continue reading

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Dr. E’s SUPER STELLAR SOLAR SYSTEM

Whether you know a lot or a little about our solar system, this new title is sure to send you into an orbit of adventure and learning. Author Dr. Bethany Ehlmann changes into her alter superhero disguise, Dr. E, to … Continue reading

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HISTORY’S MYSTERIES

I love a good mystery, especially when they’re real. This new title from National Geographic KIDS reveals many of the mysteries that still stump scientists and archaeologists. There were many I had not heard of before. You’ll find the mysteries … Continue reading

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1,000 FACTS ABOUT THE WHITE HOUSE

Did you know… There are 132 Rooms and 6 Levels in the White House Residence. First Daughter Susan Ford held her school’s senior prom in the East Room of the White House in 1975. President Andrew Jackson once hosted an … Continue reading

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