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Insect Homes - HC
Insect Homes - HC
Insect Homes - HC
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US$25.27
US$18.95
 
From giant termite mounds to intricate hives, Insect Homes provides children with a fascinating description of the many types of homes that insects build. Kids will be surprised to learn the amount of work it takes for these tiny creatures to create “a place to call home.” In this interesting and easy-to-read book, children will learn about
• The reasons why insects build homes
• The materials insects use to create shelters
• The different homes that solitary and social insects make
• How social insects, including ants and termites, work together to build homes Teacher’s guide available.


Reading Level: Gr. 1-2
Interest Level: Gr. K-3
Guided Reading Level: L
Binding: Hardcover
Series: The World of Insects
Author(s): Bobbie Kalman, John Crossingham

Format
Size: 8 ½″ × 9 ½″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL: L
ATOS: 4.5999999999999996
Dewey: 595.7156
Lexile: 770L
Copyright: 2006

Reviews
Insect Homes

"'The World of Insects' is a four volume series of 32-page books focusing upon the world of insects and is written at a first to second grade reading level, with a narrative text designed to interest children from kindergarten through the sixth grade....An outstanding series for young readers 'The World of Insects' is a very highly recommended addition for school and community library reference collections and supplemental reading lists." —Children's Bookwatch, 01/08 "If you are teaching a unit on insects, you will not want to miss this series, now expanded to 12 books. It is ideal for Grades 3 and 4, but contains useful information for higher grades as well. Material is presented on two-page spreads dominated by fabulous photographs and illustrations. The large print makes it easy for young readers to follow. This is a beautiful series of books." —Professionally Speaking, 09/07