Science of Life
Life on Earth is endlessly amazing and complex. Learn about the systems and concepts that drive the great diversity of life on our planet. From the smallest cell to the process of photosynthesis, The Science of Life puts you and all other living things under the microscope.
Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
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|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Subject||Science & Technology|
|Number of Pages||48|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||7.25 x 9.25|
|Online Resources||FREE! Core Library Connection
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Science of Life - Library Media Connection
Through colorful, detailed photographs, informative sidebars and diagrams, and well-organized, brief chapters, these books provide an accessible introduction to biology topics. At the same time, they introduce a level of intellectual rigor rarely seen in texts written for elementary students. . . . The superb questioning has students considering author’s voice by comparing text to primary sources…This series will engage and challenge students; teachers will also be interested in this series as a valuable resource for incorporating Common Core reading, questioning, critical thinking, and writing in their science curriculum. Highly Recommended.
Science of Life - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
This series examines the incredible diversity of life through a variety of disciplines. Many informational sidebars, explanatory diagrams, and stunning full-page photos with captions are integrated into the text and bring the concepts to life. One-page synopses provide several examples of current scientific studies and possible career choices. This series promotes deep thinking and should assist youngsters in making new connections. A strong set of titles.