By Rick Emmer
By Amy Griffin Ouchley
Swamper, a fictitious swamp rabbit, lives within the bottomland hardwood wooded area, or overflow swamp, that's a really actual surroundings. In twelve "letters" addressed to his human acquaintances, Swamper stocks his brilliant observations approximately lifestyles in a Louisiana swamp. With pleasure and alluring element, he explains ecological techniques resembling nutrition webs, strength stream, decomposition, and copy. He recounts adventures like escaping his predators, the nice horned owl and the purple fox, and swimming for his lifestyles after a flood forces him to discover greater floor. The alert swamp rabbit even describes the seasonal migration of birds and the per 30 days stages of the moon.
While teaching scholars in regards to the interconnected existence cycles present in a traditional habitat, Swamper's first-hand account of the richness and price of the wetlands also will aid younger readers strengthen a deeper appreciation for this tender atmosphere. although written for every age to get pleasure from, the content material particularly aligns with existence technology and environmental technology academic criteria for 4th via seventh grades.
Also Includes:A word list of key termsQuestions and an artistic job for every letterBiologically exact drawings of animals and habitatColor pictures of the environmentSupplementary on-line assets for lecturers and parents
By Ph.d. Julie Kerr Casper
By Sophie Lockwood
By Nancy Furstinger
By Andrea Schieferdecker
wie ein Gewitter entsteht,
woher der Wind kommt,
wann guy einen Regenbogen sieht,
was der Mond bewirkt,
aber auch warum der Regenwald gefährdet ist,
weshalb die Meere verschmutzt sind,
und vieles mehr.
Die ereignisreiche Geschichte verbindet details und Wissen mit märchenhafter Spannung und Abenteuer.
By Mike Perricone
By Carla Mooney,Samuel Carbaugh
Bones supply the physiology and the power to stick upright. muscular tissues make attainable the move of the bones. The mind tells the muscle tissue what to do and whilst to do it. And your middle, lungs, and different organs give you the gas that powers circulation. Human Movement takes a glance in any respect of the parts of the human physique and examines how they permit you to maneuver and have interaction with the realm round you. Readers additionally examine what they could do to maintain their our bodies fit and healthy and relocating well.
Combining hands-on actions with biology, chemistry, biomechanics, and food, Human Movement deals pleasing picture novel illustrations and interesting sidebars to light up the subject and have interaction readers additional. Human Movement integrates a electronic studying part via supplying hyperlinks to fundamental resources, movies, and different appropriate web pages to deepen readers’ reports and increase functional connections to the material.
Projects comprise construction a hand version with operating muscle mass and tendons, trying out what makes bones powerful, interpreting how altering your heart of gravity impacts stability and movement, deciding on how kinds of joints paintings, and utilizing yeast to enquire how the physique metabolizes foodstuff into power. extra fabrics contain a word list, and a listing of present reference works, web pages, and net resources.
By Katherine E. Cullen
Each easy-to-use quantity comprises images and illustrations, an advent to the technology, a thesaurus of similar phrases, and an inventory of books and internet sites for extra details. each one bankruptcy concludes with a chronology with its personal feedback for extra analyzing. accomplished and obtainable, the "Pioneers in technological know-how" set presents broad information regarding a small selection of pioneers from every one significant clinical box. supplying a wealth of data, those volumes are ideal for university studies, technological know-how sessions and lectures, and any institution or public library.
By Andi Diehn,Hui Li
Have you ever floated on waves within the ocean? have you stood in a human wave at a baseball game?
Waves are throughout us! you will find waves in a box of wheat, in a hanging string, in a slinky, and in flags which are blowing within the breeze. There are even invisible waves! solar and sound circulate in waves, and cellphones and microwaves use waves to transmit voices and to cook dinner meals. you could listen your mother say, “Hello,” at the mobile phone as a result of waves.
Waves is a enjoyable, illustrated creation to the concept that of waves and effort and their presence in our global. during this ebook, elementary-aged young ones learn how to spot all of the other kinds of waves they stumble upon in everyday life. easy vocabulary, targeted illustrations, brief experiments, and a thesaurus all aid intriguing studying for children a while 6 to 9.
Pitch excellent for kids who like to ask, “why,” in regards to the international round them, Waves satisfies interest whereas encouraging continuous student-led learning.