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Explore the Midwest  Cover Image Book Book

Explore the Midwest / by Kristine Spanier, MLIS.

Spanier, Kristine, (author.).


"In this book, early fluent readers learn about the Midwest, 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 Midwest also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index. Explore the Midwest is part of Jump!'s Regions of the United States series"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780716649342
  • ISBN: 9781636907178
  • ISBN: 1636907172
  • ISBN: 9781636907185
  • ISBN: 1636907180
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : chiefly color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : pogo, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Pogo Books."--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
History and location -- Geography and wildlife -- Daily life -- Quick facts.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10 Jump!, Inc.
540L Lexile
Decoding demand: 79 (high) Semantic demand: 93 (very high) Syntactic demand: 60 (medium) Structure demand: 85 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Middle West > Juvenile literature.
North Dakota > Juvenile literature.
South Dakota > Juvenile literature.
Nebraska > Juvenile literature.
Kansas > Juvenile literature.
Minnesota > Juvenile literature.
Iowa > Juvenile literature.
Missouri > Juvenile literature.
Wisconsin > Juvenile literature.
Illinois > Juvenile literature.
Michigan > Juvenile literature.
Indiana > Juvenile literature.
Ohio > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Juvenile works.
Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.

Available copies

  • 2 of 6 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 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library J 977 Spanier (Text) 32017000083955 New Juvenile Books Checked out 06/15/2023

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