Nonfiction Collection Middle School - NONFIC-COL-MID

This collection includes paperback and hardcover nonfiction books for middle school. The collection spans a wide variety of genres including informational text, memoir, biography, narrative nonfiction, poetry, and graphic novels. Books are primarily suited for struggling or reluctant readers, with a few for on-grade level readers. These are sure to engage and offer a range of complexity to meet different students’ needs and interests. 

Nonfiction Collection Middle School (46 Books): $604.70

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Themes

Nonfiction, Teen Interest

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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Cycle of Rice, Cycle of Life

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 8.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1190L
SRC: 11.8
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Dear Mrs. Parks

By Parks

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 29

AR Level: 5.6 - 2.0
Lexile Level: 850L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
6PK: $101.70
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How We Are Smart

By Nikola-Lisa

Illustrated by Qualls

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.5 - 1.0
Lexile Level: AD950L
SRC: 6.4
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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i see the rhythm

By Igus

Illustrated by Wood

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 6.8
DRA: 44

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Rattlesnake Mesa

By Weber

Photographed by Renkun

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 12
Intervention: 30

Lexile Level: 760L
DRA: 60

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Only the Mountains Do Not Move

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 5.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 990L
SRC: 8.4
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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¡Beisbol! Latino Baseball Pioneers and Legends

By Winter

Photographed by Winter

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 5.6 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1020L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Bowman's Store

By Bruchac

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 12
Intervention: 32

AR Level: 5.8 - 14.0
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 60

PB: $12.95
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Etched in Clay

By Cheng

Illustrated by Cheng

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 790L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 44

PB: $12.95
EBOOK: $9.99
6PK: $77.70
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Honoring Our Ancestors

By Rohmer

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 5
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 4.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 860L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 44

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Steel Drumming at the Apollo

By Marx

Photographed by Senisi

Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 930L
SRC: 6.6
DRA: 40

PB: $12.95
6PK: $77.70
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Sacred Mountain

By Taylor-Butler

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.8 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1020L
SRC: 8.6
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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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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Horse Song

By Lewin / Lewin

Illustrated by Lewin / Lewin

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 870L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Balarama

By Lewin / Lewin

Illustrated by Lewin / Lewin

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 5.4 - 1.0
Lexile Level: NC910L
SRC: 7.3
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Gorilla Walk

By Lewin / Lewin

Illustrated by Lewin / Lewin

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NC1010L
SRC: 4.3
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Elephant Quest

By Lewin / Lewin

Illustrated by Lewin / Lewin

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD960L
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Top to Bottom

By Lewin / Lewin

Illustrated by Lewin / Lewin

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 4.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Life of a Genius

By Demi

Illustrated by Demi

Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.7 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1060L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $12.95
6PK: $77.70
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Twenty-two Cents

By Yoo

Illustrated by Akib

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6
Intervention: 29

AR Level: 6.5 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 1010L
SRC: 8.6
DRA: 50

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Tiny Stitches

By Hooks

Illustrated by Bootman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 28

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 920L
DRA: 44

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Ira's Shakespeare Dream

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 28

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
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Yummy

By Neri

Illustrated by DuBurke

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 5 - 12
Intervention: 29

AR Level: 3.4 - 1.0
Lexile Level: GN510L
SRC: 4.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
6PK: $101.70
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Alicia Afterimage

By Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12
Intervention: 30

AR Level: 4.8 - 4.0
Lexile Level: NC700L
SRC: 5.3
DRA: 60

PB: $16.95
6PK: $101.70
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On My Block

By Artists

Illustrated by Artists

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 26

Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Parrots Over Puerto Rico

By Roth / Trumbore

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 890L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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Vanishing Cultures: Himalaya

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 840L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 38

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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Vanishing Cultures: Mongolia

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 910L
SRC: 4.9
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Vanishing Cultures: Sahara

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 820L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Vanishing Cultures: Frozen Land

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 880L
SRC: 4.9
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Vanishing Cultures: Far North

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 830L
SRC: 4.9
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
HC: $16.95
6PK: $65.70
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Vanishing Cultures: Down Under

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 740L
SRC: 4.9
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
HC: $16.95
6PK: $65.70
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Vanishing Cultures: Amazon Basin

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 6
Intervention: 24

Lexile Level: 780L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 38

PB: $10.95
HC: $16.95
6PK: $65.70
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Everglades Forever

By Marx

Photographed by Karp

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 6.5 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 1160L
SRC: 6.5
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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Celebrate! Connections Among Cultures

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 6.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NC1060L
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
6PK: $59.70
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¡Olé! Flamenco

By Ancona

Photographed by Ancona

Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 900L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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D is for Doufu

By Krach

Illustrated by Zhang

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 8
Intervention: 29

Lexile Level: IG1000L
DRA: 50

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Land of Morning Calm

By Stickler

Illustrated by Han

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 3 - 6
Intervention: 34

AR Level: 7.8 - 2.0
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 80

PB: $8.95
HC: $16.95
6PK: $53.70
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The Great Voyages of Zheng He

By Demi

Illustrated by Demi

Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

Lexile Level: N/A

HC: $19.95
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Growing Peace

By Sobol

Photographed by Sobol

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 890L
DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
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The School the Aztec Eagles Built

By Nicholson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 3 - 7
Intervention: 34

Lexile Level: NC1170L
DRA: 80

HC: $18.95
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Summoning the Phoenix

By Jiang

Illustrated by Chu

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 6
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 30

HC: $18.95
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Tofu Quilt

By Russell

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 970L
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
EBOOK: $9.99
6PK: $65.70
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The Story of Tennis Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7
Intervention: 30

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of Car Engineer Soichiro Honda

By Weston

Illustrated by Yamasaki

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7
Intervention: 30

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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The Story of World War II Hero Irena Sendler

By Vaughan

Illustrated by Mazellan

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7
Intervention: 32

DRA: 60

PB: $8.95