Explore the United States
Invite your students to explore the fifty states, as well as Washington DC and Puerto Rico, in this comprehensive series! Informative, easy-to-read text draws in reluctant readers, while vibrant, oversized photos showcase the beauty and diversity of the United States. Readers journey through each state as they learn about its history, cities, land features, animals, industries, sports, famous people, and more! A "Tour Book" spread highlights kid-friendly things to do in each state. Other features include a table of contents, fact boxes, a timeline, regional and state maps, a facts page with vital information, a glossary, and an index. Up-to-date population statistics are taken from the 2010 US census. In this series, students will find valuable information for first reports! Big Buddy BOOKS is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.