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Biodiversity : explore the diversity of life on Earth : with environmental science activities for kids —Perdew, Laura, author.

Biodiversity: Explore the Diversity of Life on Earth with Science Activities for Kids introduces middle schoolers to the evolution of life on Earth, beginning with the first single-celled organisms that emerged 3.8 billi...

Spit nests, puke power, and other brilliant bird adaptations —Perdew, Laura, author.

Not all birds build nests with sticks and have good manners. Some construct nests with their own saliva, while others use vomit as a defense! Spit Nests, Puke Power, and Other Brilliant Bird Adaptations is part of a set ...

Antifreeze, leaf costumes, and other fabulous fish adaptations —Perdew, Laura, author.

"When might a fancy leaf costume be useful for a fish? And how do fish in Antarctica keep from freezing? In [this book], children ages 5 to 8 discover some of the amazing adaptations in the world of fish. Explore underw...

Stink fights, earwax, and other marvelous mammal adaptations —Perdew, Laura, author.

How do whales make their hearing better? What do lemurs do to make a point during an argument? Find out in this funny and fast-paced nonfiction picture book about mammal adaptations you've never heard of! In Stink Fights...

The Sun : Shining Star of the Solar System —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2021

"A nonfiction picture book that explores a very important star-the sun! Kids ages 5 to 8 listen as the Universe explains key facts about our cosmic lifeline! There are trillions of stars in the universe, but one is parti...

The Earth : One-of-a-Kind Planet —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2021

"A nonfiction picture book for ages 5 to 8 that explores the place we all call home-planet Earth! Learn how Earth was made, why there's life here, and how climate change is affecting everything. Earth is our home, but do...

The Moon : Small-but-Mighty Neighbor —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2021

"A full-color nonfiction picture book to introduce kids ages 5 through 8 to our closest cosmic neighbor--the moon! The moon is one of the smaller celestial objects in the universe, but it has some very important jobs. Wi...

Sunscreen, Frogsicles, and Other Amazing Amphibian Adaptations —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2020

A nonfiction picture book about the fabulous adaptations that keep amphibians alive and thriving in their unique habitats! How do sunscreen and mucus help amphibians survive? In Sunscreen, Snot Homes, and Other Amazing A...

Crazy Contraptions : Build Rube Goldberg Machines that Swoop, Spin, Stack, and Swivel : with Hands-on Engineering Activities —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2019

An exciting book about the chain reaction world of Rube Goldberg for middle schoolers, including 25 engineering design projects that get middle schoolers applying the laws of physics to their own inventions as they learn...

Biodiversity : Explore the Diversity of Life on Earth with Environmental Science Activities for Kids —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2019

Look around you-biodiversity is everywhere! From the tallest tree to the smallest microbe, Earth is home to more than 1.5 million known species of plants, animals, fungi, bacteria, and microorganisms. And scientists esti...

Extinction : What Happened to the Dinosaurs, Mastodons, and Dodo Birds? With 25 Projects —Perdew, Laura, author.
EBook
2017

Have you seen a dodo bird recently? Do you have mastodons playing in your back yard? Not likely -- these species are both extinct, which means the entire population has died out. More than 99 percent of all species, or a...

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