Inside the Heart

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Find out what goes on every day inside of the human body! This title offers children an exciting voyage through the heart. Detailed illustrations, color photos, and simple text combine to make a fun and easy introduction to how the heart works. This book also includes simple activities and crafts like We've Got a Beat, Valuable Valves and how to make a Heart with how-to photos to further engage young learners.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Super Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF051030, JNF013110, JNF051190
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Health, Science & Technology
Copyright 2013
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Super Sandcastle
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2013-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 2.5
Reading Counts! Quiz 61097
Reading Counts! Points 3.0
ISBN 9781617836121, 9781614809784
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 612.17
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 7.75
Lexile 460
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.4
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 157490
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary of key words, Reviewed, and Table of contents

Super Simple Body Set 1 - Library Media Connection

The titles. . .are easy on the eyes and student friendly. The pages are not overwhelming and the pictures are simple to understand. . . . These books give students a new perspective on a very complex topic.

Inside the Heart (Super Simple Body) - Booklist

This volume from the Super Simple Body series introduces the heart and the circulatory system in short paragraphs of text accompanied by helpful illustrations. While the topic may not lend itself to “super simple” treatment or even truly simple vocabulary, the text provides some basic, useful information. Small photos as well as digital pictures and labeled diagrams help children visualize the structure and functions of the heart and related organs. Individual pages and double-page spreads present topics such as the left side of the heart, valves, circulation, arteries, and capillaries. To encourage active learning, the book includes several hands-on projects. . . .

Super Simple Body Set 1 – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Each volume explains its subject’s location, parts, and function. Oversize text in short paragraphs; “Fast Facts” text boxes; kid-friendly, tongue-in-cheek headings, such as “Passing Gasses” (Lungs); and guiding questions keep the content engaging. The controlled vocabulary uses appropriate technical terms or provides a workable substitution. The design is cohesive and friendly. Numerous visuals, including diagrams, drawings, and color photographs, fill the pages. . . .