FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Describes the plight of the migrant workers who traveled from the Dust Bowl to California during the Depression, how they were forced to live in a federal labor camp and the school that was built for their children.
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Answers questions about the background of the Underground Railroad, explains what it was like to be a slave, and describes the hardships faced by fugitive slaves.
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Simple experiments for the family kitchen reflect advances in scientific knowledge, as well as the popularity of the microwave, and show how to make caramel, fluff up popcorn, and conduct other experiments
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Chronicles the spectacular career of Jackie Robinson, both on and off the baseball diamond, as the Dodger outfielder became the first black player in professional baseball.
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Offers young readers an introduction to cowboys, cowgirls, and the Old West, complete with detailed illustrations of their clothing and equipment and profiles of such famous figures as Wild Bill Hickok and Annie...
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Offers simple, step-by-step recipes for dishes mentioned in Roald Dahl's works, including such delicacies as ""Bruce Bogtrotter's Sensational Chocolate Cake"" and ""Stinkbug Eggs.