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Insects that work together - PB
Insects that work together - PB
Insects that work together - PB
9780778723769 | In Stock
US$6.95
US$6.95
 
This fact-filled book explains in simple terms how the insects within insect colonies work together to ensure the survival of their colonies. Young readers will be intrigued to discover which insects are social, the different insect castes, and the importance of each caste within a colony. Detailed illustrations and clear, concise text highlight
• the roles of workers, drones, and queens
• the different types of nests and how nests are constructed
• the role of a termite king
• how social insects work together to find food
• which insects swarm or migrate in groups Teacher’s guide available.


Reading Level: Gr. 1-2
Interest Level: Gr. K-3
Guided Reading Level: M
Binding: Paperback
Series: The World of Insects
Author(s): Molly Aloian, Bobbie Kalman

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

GRL: M
ATOS: 4.5
Dewey: 595.7156
Lexile: 800L
Copyright: 2005

Reviews
Insects that work together

"'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