Suggested Reading List
Best Hikes With Children Utah [Book]
Author: Maureen Keilty
Description: ISBN 0898867096
Guides to day hikes and overnighters for families. Tips on hiking with kids, safety, and fostering a wilderness ethic.
Fun with the Family in Utah, 3rd: Hundreds of Ideas for Day Trips with the Kids [Book]
Author: Michael Rutter
Description: ISBN 0762722916
Developed with families in mind, Fun with the Family "TM" books are the ultimate guides to family fun and adventure. Written by parents for parents, these state-specific guides include hundreds of ideas for families with kids from ages 2 to 12.Features visually appealing at-a-glance icons, reader-friendly sidebars, and comprehensive end-of-chapter listings of family-friendly places to stay and eat. Offering hundreds of fun -- and many free -- things families can see and do, these guides are invaluable references for both residents and out-of-state visitors.The Fun with the Family "TM" series currently covers 29 states, including AL, AZ, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KY, ME, MA, MI, MO, NJ, NM, NY, NC, Northern CA, OH, OR, PA, Southern CA, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT/NH, and WI and one city -- Las Vegas. With hundreds of outings featured, families can visit a working dairy farm -- Wheeler Historic Farm in Salt Lake City, raft along the Colorado River, and spend hours at Park City Resort Center, which has the Alpine slide, kiddie rides, and mini-golf.
Good Night Utah [Book]
Author: Mark Jasper
Description: ISBN 1602190593
Many of North America's most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for the continent's natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured area's attractions, and rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place. Featuring the Salt Lake City skyline, five national parks, the Great Salt Lake, the Rocky Mountains, and Salt Lake Temple, this book is a fun and educational exploration of many of Utah's most interesting places
Author: Jonatha A. Brown
Description: ISBN 0836847261
This state series, for Grades 2 and above, is designed for elementary students' first study of the United States. Each volume is a colorful, comprehensive portrait that features state facts and symbols and uses clear, vivid text to describe the history, people, land, economy, and government of each state. Young readers will enjoy the fun facts sprinkled throughout the text and the chapter on things to see and do. Each title includes a time line, biographies of notable people, and numerous maps and charts.
Author: P. J. Neri
Description: ISBN 0516223828
Information is presented on Utah's geography, history, landmarks, natural resources, and government. Features include sidebars with fun facts, statistics, biographies, and state name explanations; timelines; a glossary of famous people from each state; recipes; and more.