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Written by Karen Kellaher


ISBN: 978-0-531-12809-1

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A sprawling land that encompasses everything from icy tundra and green forests to bone-dry deserts and rocky mountain peaks, North America is a beautiful continent with a rich and fascinating history. Readers will get to know the whole continent as they tour its rugged natural landscapes and densely populated cities. Along the way, they will encounter unique wildlife, get a taste of the local culture, and more. Features include engaging sidebars that highlight unique animals, landmarks and more; maps to show size, location and topography; glossaries; eye-catching images; charts, diagrams and more.
Item #: 681665
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2019
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 7 1/4 x 8 3/8
Pages: 48
Grades: 3 - 5
Ages: 8 - 10
  • Find the Truth! feature starts each book with two statements—one true and one false—which begins the inquiry process by engaging readers to think proactively
  • Engaging sidebars put a spotlight on the continents’ rarest animals, incredible landmarks, and most fascinating facts
  • The Big Truth! spread addresses environmental issues affecting each continent
  • Multiple maps show size, location, biome areas, and topography of the continents
  • Eye-catching images give readers an up-close look at the continents
  • Charts, diagrams, and infographics help clarify complex topics with up-to-date information
  • Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand
  • Digital content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com