A brief history of elections and voting and an explanation of how these procedures work in the United States today.
call number/section: 324.9
Describes the structure, function, and interrelationship of the two houses of Congress.
call number/section: 328.73
Describes various types of wetlands, their ecological importance, and the plants and animals found there.
call number/section: 333.91
Describes, in simple terms, how the Constitution was conceived, written, and ratified in 1788, explaining the document's basic concepts and Bill of Rights.
call number/section: 342.73
subjects: constitutional law
Illustrates some basic principles of science, based on experiments and tricks using straws, paper, drinking glasses, and coins.
call number/section: 530
Presents experiments which demonstrate the properties of water.
call number/section: 546
Discusses the giant planet, how it was named, and the information astronomers have gathered about it.
call number/section: 523.4
subjects: jupiter (planet)
Briefly discusses sound, pitch, sound travel, sound waves, vibration, frequency, length, and thickness, with simple experiments to demonstrate each concept.
call number/section: 534
Suggests experiments introducing magnets and magnetism, demonstrating the magnetic field and the properties, strength, and uses of magnets.
call number/section: 538
Discusses the climate and locations of jungles and describes the plants, animals, and people that live in jungles.
call number/section: 574.5
Presents experiments which demonstrate the properties of air.
call number/section: 551.5
Describes the movements and destructive power of hurricanes and explains how they are predicted and monitored.
call number/section: 551.55
Describes the earth's many ice ages, with an emphasis on the climate, people, and animals of the last great ice age.
call number/section: 551.7
Discusses the behavior and the habitats of different kinds of animals and what can be learned by observing birds, mammals, insects, and other kinds of wildlife.
call number/section: 591
Introduces animals, freely moving about the African forests and plains.
call number/section: 591.96