California Book Collection - California

Celebrate the diversity and multiculturalism of California with Lee & Low Books. Readers of all ages will delight in these fiction and informational nonfiction books about and set in California.

California Book Collection (29 Books): $310.55

California_collection
Themes

United States History, Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Overcoming Obstacles, Multiethnic interest, Immigration, Families, Dreams & Aspirations, Cultural Diversity, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Optimism/Enthusiasm, Pride, California

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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A Shelter in Our Car

By Gunning

Illustrated by Pedlar

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD560L
SRC: 3.2
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Home to Medicine Mountain

By Santiago

Illustrated by Lowry

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 5
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 4.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 620L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 38

PB: $12.95
6PK: $77.70
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Calling the Doves / El canto de las palomas

By Herrera

Illustrated by Simmons

Guided Reading: P
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 4.5 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD910L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 38

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Upside Down Boy / El niño de cabeza

By Herrera

Illustrated by Gómez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Spanish Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD560L
SRC: 2.9
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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A Movie in My Pillow / Una película en mi almohada

By Argueta

Illustrated by Gómez

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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First Day in Grapes

By Perez

Illustrated by Casilla

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD570L
SRC: 2.9
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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The Legend of Freedom Hill

By Altman

Illustrated by Wright / Hu

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 4
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 940L
SRC: 3.8
DRA: 44

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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From North to South / Del Norte al Sur

By Colato Laínez

Illustrated by Cepeda

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: N
Spanish Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD640L
SRC: 2.7
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Amelia's Road

By Altman

Illustrated by Sanchez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 4.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 660L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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My Diary from Here to There / Mi diario de aqui hasta allá

By Pérez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Spanish Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 4.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
SRC: 3.4
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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My Very Own Room / Mi propio cuartito

By Pérez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: L
Spanish Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 3.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 700L
DRA: 24

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Iguanas in the Snow and Other Winter Poems / Iguanas en la nieve y otros poemas de invierno

By Alarcón

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Angels Ride Bikes and Other Fall Poems / Los Ángeles Andan en Bicicleta y otros poemas de otoñ

By Alarcón

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Poems to Dream Together/Poemas para soñar juntos

By Alarcón

Illustrated by Barragán

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: M
Spanish Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 4.6 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 28

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Little Melba and Her Big Trombone

By Russell-Brown

Illustrated by Morrison

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 4.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD780L
DRA: 40

HC: $18.95
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Grandma and Me at the Flea / Los Meros Meros Remateros

By Herrera

Illustrated by De Lucio-Brock

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 3.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 38

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Lakas and the Manilatown Fish

By Robles

Illustrated by Angel

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 3
Intervention: 22

Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Nana's Big Surprise / Nana, ¡Qué Sorpresa!

By Pérez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 5
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Xochitl and the Flowers/ Xóchitl, la Niña de las Flores

By Argueta

Illustrated by Angel

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Spanish Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 4.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 34

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Capoeira

By Ancona

Photographed by Ancona

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 950L
SRC: 4.7
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Shining Star

By Yoo

Illustrated by Wang

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 30

AR Level: 6.0 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 970L
SRC: 7.6
DRA: 60

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Sixteen Years in Sixteen Seconds

By Yoo

Illustrated by Lee

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD880L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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On My Block

By Artists

Illustrated by Artists

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 27

Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Amazing Places

By Hopkins

Illustrated by Hale / Soentpiet

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 8
Intervention: 27

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
HC: $18.95
6PK: $71.70
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Flowers From Mariko

By Noguchi / Jenks

Illustrated by Kumata

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 4
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 38

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Kiki's Journey

By Orona-Ramirez

Illustrated by Day

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 4.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD710L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Lakas and the Makibaka Hotel

By Robles

Illustrated by Angel

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 3
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Ghosts for Breakfast

By Terasaki

Illustrated by Shinjo

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 2.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Pie-Biter

By McCunn

Illustrated by McCunn

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 3
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 3.6 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD610L
DRA: 28

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70