3rd Grade Earth Science Books

V.1.E.1


V.1.E.2

The Funny Little Woman.  Arlene Mosel.  NY:  EP Dutton, 1972. (solid rocks, soils, and water; crust changing thru weathering and erosion; landslides, earthquakes and volcanoes)
 
Magic School Bus:  Inside the Earth
 
V.1.E.4
Everybody Needs a Rock.  Byrd Baylor.  1974.  NY:  Charles Scribner’s Sons
 
The Big Rock.  B. Hiscock.  1988.  NY:  Atheneum

If You Are a Hunter of Fossils.  Byrd Baylor.  1980.  NY:  Charles Scribner’s Sons

From Lava to Life by Jennifer Morgan V.1.E.4 & V.4.E.1

V.2.E.2
Down Comes the Rain by Franklyn M. Branley Anticipatory questions
Listen to the Rain.  Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault (NY:  Henry Holt, 1988)

The Drop in My Drink by Meredith Hooper V.2.E.2 & V.2.E.3

Drop Around the World by Barbara Shaw McKinney V.2.E.2 & V.2.E.3

Drop Around the World Teacher’s Guide V.2.E.2 & V.2.E.3

V.3.E.2
Caldecott: Sylvester and The Magic Pebble. William Steig
V.4.E.1
Caldecott:  Many Moons.  James Thurber.  NY:  Harcourt, Brace.  1971.
Space Series 70-SPC35 $34.50  5 books  www.Callowayhouse.com
Celestial Seeker  FB95115  $19.95  constellations www.MINDWAREonline.com
Grandpa Takes Me to the Moon by Timothy R. Gaffney
Magic School Bus:  Gets Lost in Space
                               Amazing Planet Mystery Quest

Destination Space  Seymour Simon  ISBN 0-43946783-7  Scholastic 2002

The Usbone First Encyclopedia of Space (with over 40 websites)  ISBN 0-439-49144-4

V.4.E.1

The Moon by Paulette Bourgeois V.4.E.1

The Sun by Paulette Bourgeois V.4.E.1

The Earth by Paulette Bourgeois V.4.E.1

Caldecott:  Many Moons.  James Thurber.  NY:  Harcourt, Brace.  1971.

Space Series 70-SPC35 $34.50  5 books  www.Callowayhouse.com

Celestial Seeker  FB95115  $19.95  constellations www.MINDWAREonline.com
 
Magic School Bus:  Gets Lost in Space
                               Amazing Planet Mystery Quest
 

Destination Space  Seymour Simon  ISBN 0-43946783-7  Scholastic 2002
 

The Usbone First Encyclopedia of Space (with over 40 websites)  ISBN 0-439-49144-4
 

Caldecott:  Sylvester and the Magic Pebble.  William Steig.  NY:  Windmill Books, 1969. (foundations of weather are light, air, and water)
 

Four Stories for Four Seasons.  T. dePaola. 1971.  NY:  Prentice: Hall Books for Young Readers
 

Our House on the Hill.  P. Dupasquier. 1988.  NY:  Viking Kestral (picture book)
 

A Pocketful of Seasons.  D.V.L. Foster.  1961.  NY:  Lathrup, Lee and Shepard
 

Spring is Here.  T. Gomi.  1989.  San Francisco:  Chronicle Books
 

The Ibis and the Egret.  R. Owen.  1993.  NY:  Philomel Books
 

The Reasons for the Seasons.  L. Allison.  1975.  Boston:  Little, Brown


V.4.E.2
The Moon Seems to Change by Franklyn M. Branley
Can You Hear a Shout on the Moon by Melvin & Gilda Berger (Scholastic)
1000 Facts About Space by Pam Beasant