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Explore the West  Cover Image Book Book

Explore the West / by Kristine Spanier, MLIS.

Spanier, Kristine, (author.).


"In this book, early fluent readers learn about the West, its location, history, demographics, geography, climate, and other defining features. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they learn about this region. A Take a Look! map highlights the region's location, while an additional infographic shows the region's top industries by state. Sidebars present interesting, supplementary information, and an At a Glance recap offers quick stats on the region. Children can learn more about America's regions using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Explore the West also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index. Explore the West is part of Jump!'s Regions of the United States series"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780716649380
  • ISBN: 0716649381
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Jump!, Inc., [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
"This edition is co-published by agreement between Jump! and World Book, Inc." -- Title page verso.
"Pogo books"
Formatted Contents Note:
History and location -- Geography and wildlife -- Daily life.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10 Jump!, Inc.
500L Lexile
Decoding demand: 82 (very high) Semantic demand: 94 (very high) Syntactic demand: 59 (medium) Structure demand: 85 (very high) Lexile
Subject: West (U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) > History > Juvenile literature.
Montana > Juvenile literature.
Wyoming > Juvenile literature.
Colorado > Juvenile literature.
Utah > Juvenile literature.
Idaho > Juvenile literature.
Washington (State) > Juvenile literature.
Oregon > Juvenile literature.
Nevada > Juvenile literature.
California > Juvenile literature.
Alaska > Juvenile literature.
Hawaii > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.

Available copies

  • 0 of 4 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library J 978 Spanier (Text) 32017000083951 New Juvenile Books Checked out 06/15/2023

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