Black Widow Spiders

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Many people believe the female black widow spider eats the male after mating. Is this true? Find out as this book introduces young readers to black widow spiders. Students will learn about the sizes, behaviors, habits, dietary needs, methods of defense, anatomy, and color of black widow spiders. Reproduction and spiderling development are also introduced. A diagram of a spider's body aids readers in identifying anatomical features. Threats to the spiders and their habitat including predators and humans are covered. Readers will also learn about the black widow spider's unique web. A distribution map shows where black widow spiders are found, so the young arachnologist can be on the lookout for a specimen to observe. Full-color photos allow close observation without travel or fear of a bite! Glossary words in bold, phonetic spellings, and an index supplement easy-to-read text. These books are ideal for research reports and general reading. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF003120, JNF051150
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Science & Technology
Copyright 2011
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Season 2010-09-01
ISBN 9781616134402, 9781617873416
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 595.4
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 140170
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
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