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Scholastic Children's Dictionary and Thesaurus Pack (NEW)

Age: 8-12
Grade: Grades 3-6
Summary: The bestselling Scholastic Children's Dictionary (2013) and the Scholastic Children's Thesaurus in one pack.

The bestselling Scholastic Children's Dictionary is newly updated for 2014! Some of the outstanding new features include: brand new cover, a focus on emerging technology terms, an updated and expanded Geography section, and an additional 64 pages of new content. New entries and definitions have been written by prominent lexicographers and reviewed by an advisory board of educators and librarians.

The Scholastic Children's Dictionary is the only children's dictionary to include a thesaurus, grammar guide, punctuation guide, idiom guide, and geography section.

  • 64 pages of new content-for the same price as the previous edition!
  • Updated and expanded geography section with flags of all 50 states and all the countries of the world
  • Hundreds of new words
  • New technology terms
  • Dozens of brand-new images throughout the dictionary
  • Exciting new cover
  • Aligned with the Common Core State Standards
  • Includes all Tier 2 High Frequency Academic Vocabulary words.


  • Scholastic Children's Thesaurus: The Revised Scholastic Children's Thesaurus contains over 500 headwords and 2,500 synonyms specifically chosen for young writers, and an all-new design makes this book more user-friendly than ever. For this revised thesaurus, more than 500 alphabetical headword entries and 2,500 synonyms have been specifically designed to best help beginning writers. Each headword has been carefully selected and includes the part of speech, definition, and example sentence. Synonyms following each headword are also defined and followed by a sample sentence. These sentences help the reader see how the word is normally used, and also illustrate the grammatical constructions that they are often used in.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover

    $19.99

    Scholastic Children's Dictionary (2013)

    Age: 8-12
    Grade: Grades 3-6
    Summary: The bestselling Scholastic Children?s Dictionary is newly updated for 2014! Some of the outstanding new features include: brand new cover, a focus on emerging technology terms, an updated and expanded Geography section, and an additional 64 pages of new content. New entries and definitions have been written by prominent lexicographers and reviewed by an advisory board of educators and librarians.

    The Scholastic Children?s Dictionary is the only children?s dictionary to include a thesaurus, grammar guide, punctuation guide, idiom guide, and geography section.

  • 64 pages of new content-for the same price as the previous edition!
  • Updated and expanded geography section with flags of all 50 states and all the countries of the world
  • Hundreds of new words
  • New technology terms
  • Dozens of brand-new images throughout the dictionary
  • Exciting new cover
  • Aligned with the Common Core State Standards
  • Includes all Tier 2 High Frequency Academic Vocabulary words
  • Available Formats:

    Hardcover

    $14.99

    Scholastic Student Thesaurus Revised

    Age: 12 and Up
    Grade: Grade 6
    Summary: What are some of the synonyms for the Scholastic Student Thesaurus?

    Updated: All entries, synonyms, and antonyms in the second edition of this successful thesaurus have been reviewed by a lexicographer to ensure they are accurate and up-to-date. In addition, four pages of bonus material have been added to help students get the most out of using a thesaurus.

    Innovative: The Scholastic Student Thesaurus's unique on-the-page index tells students where to locate their word if it is not a main entry so they're less likely to give up before finding the synonyms they need. No need to flip to an index in the back of the book!

    Easy-to-Use: Clear synonym and antonym cross-references, an on-the-page index, and labels for parts of speech make this thesaurus the perfect choice for any student.

    Complete: Each entry contains a comprehensive list of synonyms. This is the only thesaurus students will need to enhance their writing and language skills.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover

    $11.89

    Scholastic Pocket Thesaurus

    Age: 9-12
    Grade: Grade 4
    Summary: This portable book of synonyms, which gives more than one way of expressing a thought or concept, will encourage even the most impatient young writer to find the perfect word. The same-page index feature appeals to kids who get frustrated when they can't locate a word right away. Entries include concise definitions that encourage children to expand their vocabulary and develop a love of language.

    Page Turners
    Encourages the use of reference materials and stretches voc

    Available Formats:

    Paperback

    $6.39

    Scholastic Pocket Dictionary (new)

    Age: 9-12
    Grade: Grades 4-7
    Summary: The new Scholastic Pocket Dictionary is the ideal reference book for any student. This essential resource features:
  • Thousands of easy-to-understand definitions
  • Up-to-date computer, scientific, and cultural terms
  • Simplified pronunciations created with real kids in mind
  • Clearly labeled part-of-speech identifications
  • Available Formats:

    Paperback

    $7.99

    Checking Your Grammar

    Age: 10-13
    Grade: Grades 5-8
    Summary: A comprehensive manual of style for your budding writer. This grammar guide Includes spelling rules, punctuation, capitalization, contractions, parts of speech, abbreviations, acronyms, and the 100 most often confused and misused words.

    Developmental Edge
    A detailed index helps students find answers to grammar questions quickly and provides invaluable practice following guidelines.

    Available Formats:

    Paperback

    $7.19

    Illustrated Dictionary of Math

    Age: 12 and Up
    Grade: Grade 6
    Summary: Clarify confusing mathematical concepts with this comprehensive dictionary. This guide covers a wide range of complex topics that include algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and more! It offers concise and clearly defined explanations for over 500 math terms, provides over 300 diagrams, and over 100 worked examples. Also includes helpful Internet links.

    Learning Highlights
    Clear and concise explanations simplify mathematical concepts, strengthen math skills, and boost math confidence.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover

    $11.69

    Illustrated Elementary Math Dictionary

    Age: 9-12
    Grade: Grade 4
    Summary: The Usborne Illustrated Elementary Math tells it straight and simple,explaining everything children and parents need in order to understand basic level math. This book will help to lay a firm foundation for confidence and success in math. Readers can dip in for quick explanations or work through by subject to build up knowledge step by step.

    Available Formats:

    Paperback

    $10.39

    Scholastic First Dictionary - Revised

    Age: 4-8
    Grade: Grade Pre-K
    Summary: Boost your child's vocabulary with 1,500 carefully chosen words, easy-to-read definitions, 600 photographs, sample sentences, and simple phonetic pronunciation guides. An updated edition includes new entries like "email" as well as new photos.

    Educational Edge
    Develops vocabulary and offers practice with reference materials.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover

    $11.89

    Ultimate Homework Book: Grammar, Usage and Mechanics: 150+ Engaging Practice Pages That Target Key Grammar Skills

    Age: 7 and Up
    Grade: Grades 2-6
    Summary: Dozens and dozens of fun, attention-getting practice pages help students in grades 3-6 along the path to becoming more confident writers and readers. This book provides exactly the repeated practice students need to hone essential grammar, usage, and mechanics skills. Topics include parts of speech, punctuation, overused words, and much more. Flexible and easy to use-for homework or in school. Also a great way to boost vocabularies!

    For use with Grades 3-6.

    Available Formats:

    Paperback

    $13.99

    Scholastic Children's Thesaurus

    Age: 9-12
    Grade: Grades 4-6
    Summary: Scholastic Children's Thesaurus provides more than 500 entries and 2,500 synonyms designed specifically to help beginning writers. Each entry includes the part of speech, a definition, and a sample sentence. Illustrations and a refreshed design make the book easier and more fun to use while "tip boxes" provide bonus information such as notes on proper usage.

    Educational Edge
    Develops vocabulary and offers practice with reference materials.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover

    $13.49

    Scholastic Dictionary of Spelling

    Age: 9-12
    Grade: Grades 4-7
    Summary: Scholastic's best-selling dictionary is back with a new design. With an expanded spelling list composed of more than 16,000 words and new sections like "The Four Longest Words in the English Language" and "The Spelling Words That Made Kids Champions," the Scholastic Dictionary of Spelling is both fun and relevant for today's kids.

    Developmental Edge
    Boosts spelling proficiency while encouraging an interest in language.

    Available Formats:

    Paperback

    $6.99
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