Rourke Educational Media LLC has been publishing eye-catching, engaging nonfiction children's books that closely align with national curriculum standards since 1980. Rourke Educational Media offers cutting-edge content for science, social studies and other classroom programs.
Nonfiction titles for language and early learners, with paired Spanish and English texts.
I Know an Old Lady
Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about an old lady swallowing animals.
Los primeros doce días de clases
Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about things your teacher will share with you at the beginning of school.
Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly about fruits and veggies to the tune of Jenny Jenkins.
One Spring Day And Night
Explains many terms that describe different times during the day.
Eye-catching and engaging nonfiction titles for Middle School students, that are linked to national curriculum standards and available in English and Spanish.
Explorers are people who visit unknown lands to discover new and exciting things. This title gives examples of some of history's most famous explorers. From Eric the Red to Christopher Columbus. Each explorer's voyage and adventures are detailed. This title will allow students to ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Why Plants Become Extinct
Students will learn how plants are becoming endangered or even extinct due to changes in climate, deforestation to build new homes, or by invasive plant species that are brought from other places. How plants make adaptations to survive their ever changing habitats is also discussed.
Los primeros asentamientos de estados unidos
Learn all about America’s First Settlements and the struggles and people who made this country what it is today. The size and shape of America wasn’t always as we know it today. Take a look at the people who made this growth possible, all for the promise of liberty and land. From the original thirteen colonies to the exploration and opening of the prairies, to finding routes around and through the Rocky Mountains. Read about the unparalleled growth in both size and population of the America we know today. This title cites textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
The Earth and The Role of Water
This book explains the water cycle and how water is used to generate many forms of electricity. It introduces students to the importance of keeping our water supplies clean. Has detailed information about the effects water has on different formations on our earth. From weathering to landslides, it can all be found in this title.