If you can’t get away this summer, let books take you there. Enjoy these 11 books (plus a bonus for fun) equipped with Teacher Resources* which include outside links to further the experience of your virtual vacation. Use these in conjunction with Google Earth to continue traveling the world when you have to stay close to home.

Hello Ocean by Pam Munoz Ryan (Grades P-3, Level N) Teacher Resources Button

Hello Ocean

Celia Cruz, Queen of Salsa by Veronica Chambers (Grades K-3, Level M) Teacher Resources Button

Celia Cruz Queen of Salsa

Step into the Rainforest by Howard Rice (Grades 1-3, Level K, Lexile 690) Teacher Resources Button

Step into the Rainforest

Mackinac Bridge: The Story of the Five-Mile Poem by Gloria Whelan (Grades 1-4) Teacher Resources Button

Mackinac Bridge

The Great Wall of China by Leonard Everett Fisher (Grades 1-4, Level Q, Lexile 600) Teacher Resources Button

The Great Wall of China

The Top of the World: Climbing Mt. Everest by Steve Jenkins (Grades 2-5, Level R, Lexile 890) Teacher Resources Button

The Top of the World

Ancient Rome and Pompeii: A Nonfiction Companion to ‘Vacation under the Volcano’ by Mary Pope Osborne (Grades 2-5, Level S, Lexile 750) Teacher Resources Button

Ancient Rome and Pompeii

Egypt: The People by Arlene Moscovitch (Grades 3-6, Level U, Lexile 930) Teacher Resources Button

Egypt the People

Wonders of the World (Grades 4-8) Teacher Resources Button

  Wonders of the World

Machu Picchu: The Story of the Amazing Incas and Their City in the Clouds by Elizabeth Mann (Grades 6-8, Level T, Lexile 600) Teacher Resources Button

Machu Picchu

The Building of Manhattan by Donald A. MacKay (Grades 6-9, Lexile 1240) Teacher Resources Button

The Building of Manhattan

Bonus: Our home base, The Gateway Arch by Lisa Bullard (Grades K-2, Level N, Lexile 620) Teacher Resources Button

The Gateway Arch

*To learn more or find additional titles with Teacher Resources Teacher Resources Button, visit www.booksource.com.