Support STEM learning and the Next Generation Science Standards with this fully interactive database on the 118 elements. The engaging, intuitive user interface invites hands-on learning and makes complex scientific concepts easy to understand. Interactive activities help students explore the science behind the periodic table, reinforcing skills and core ideas.
Help your 21st-century learners become savvy digital citizens by empowering them with the knowledge and skill set to safely and effectively navigate the digital world. Interactive activities provide a step-by-step walkthrough preparing students to use the digital tools at their fingertips. Find out why School Library Journal calls Digital Literacy "the Ellis Island for today's middle and high school students and their teachers!"
Bicycles, see saws, pulleys, and screws are examples of simple machines that we encounter almost every day, though we rarely stop to consider the science behind them. With easy-to-understand text and experiments, this series explains the mechanics of simple machines in a way that engages reluctant readers ...more
Amazing traits and adaptations of animals such as dung beetles, hummingbirds, and rats are brought to the forefront. Informative text, full-color photographs, and sidebars detailing just what makes each animal so super will immediately engage young readers ...more
Researchers and educators have identified seven core performance character strengths—zest, grit, self-control, social intelligence, gratitude, optimism, and curiosity—that can be emphasized, taught, and infused throughout the curriculum to give students the inner resources they need to succeed in any and every environment ...more
This collection seeks to harness the already present skills and interests of teens in order to generate income right now, not at some distant point in the future. Offering traditional, innovative, creative, and entrepreneurial ideas and money-making outlets for industrious and talented teens, it not only reveals ...more
As the European Union continues to grow and exert its influence on the world stage, it is useful to trace the long and unique histories of its member countries. Despite thousands of years of history, dozens of languages, boundaries that have been drawn and redrawn ...more