Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Scholastic Children's Thesaurus

Scholastic Children's Thesaurus

by John K. Bollard Illustrated by Mike Reed

This easy-to-use thesaurus contains more than 500 headwords and 2,500 synonyms, making it easy for kids to find the words they're looking for, no matter how they search. Each headword has been selected to be as broadly helpful as possible and includes its definition and part of speech. Plus, the entry doesn't just list a word's synonyms; it provides definitions and sample sentences, giving children the information they need to know which synonym is the one they're looking for.

11, 12, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
Informational, Reference

About the Author and Illustrator

John K. Bollard
Mike Reed

The Reading Toolkit

Shop From Scholastic

Hardcover Reference Books : $11.89

Buy Now

Find Just-Right Books

Find Just-Right Books

Sponsor Spotlight

  • Make it the best school break ever with our planning tips!
  • See what parents and experts are calling the 100 best read-aloud books for kids

  • Get creative juices flowing with family activities inspired by Disney's The BFG