×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Scholastic Kids Almanac
     

Scholastic Kids Almanac

by Georgian Bay, Deborah Kops, Jenifer Corr Morse
 

With a fresh new look and completely updated information, this essential reference is perfect for all students and trivia buffs.

Since its publication in July 1999, the Scholastic Kid's Almanac has met with strong sales and enthusiastic reviews.

The 2004 edition will feature an exciting new design that will include updated 3-D graphics and completely new

Overview

With a fresh new look and completely updated information, this essential reference is perfect for all students and trivia buffs.

Since its publication in July 1999, the Scholastic Kid's Almanac has met with strong sales and enthusiastic reviews.

The 2004 edition will feature an exciting new design that will include updated 3-D graphics and completely new section openers. The design and content for the new openers will be based on the dynamic-looking insert from the Scholastic Book of World Records.

Also, the new edition of the Scholastic Kid's Almanac includes the most up-to-date information available. Unlike the material in the World Almanac for Kids and other similar annual almanacs, the content of
(cont'd)

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly
The Scholastic Kid's Almanac: Facts, Figures, and Stats updates their Kid's Almanac for the 21st Century. Divided into 38 sections including astronomy, government, health and the zodiac, this exhaustive guide teems with charts, graphs and informational tidbits sure to be of use in school projects, homework aides or stumping parents. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.
Children's Literature
Flip your way to facts, figures, and stats when you turn the pages of this book. Flashy, colorful pages are jam-packed with information necessary for class work such as school reports or for merely a fun way to learn things and impress friends. Nineteen topics from aerospace to weights and measures are included. Astronomy, calendars and holidays, and inventors and inventions are a few of the other areas to explore. Color-coded symbols next to topic titles on the contents page may be easily found in the text body with a flip of pages. Of course, all topics are alphabetically presented. Pages are peppered with pie graphs, bar graphs, and any other kind, size, or shape of graph or chart imaginable. Of special interest may be the pie graph depicting the percentage of kids who use computers in the U.S. Number and geometric glossaries plus square root, multiplication, and prime number tables offer immediate math tutoring. Add several of these almanacs to libraries and classrooms for students hungry for facts. 2004 (orig. 1999), Georgian Bay Associates/Scholastic, Ages 9 to 12.
—Nancy Garhan Attebury

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439560788
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.73(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews