Bioindicator Species

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Animals can help us see the effects of climate change, pollution, and habitat destruction. Bioindicator Species takes the pulse of animals already threatened by human action in order to better understand our changing world.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Bioindicator Species (6 titles)
Bees Matter 5.5
Coral Reefs Matter 5.7
Dragonflies Matter 5.9
Frogs Matter 5.6
Monarch Butterflies Matter 5.8
Polar Bears Matter 5.6
  • New! Fall 2018
  • New! Spring 2018
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF037020, JNF051150
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Science & Technology
Copyright 2016
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2015-12-15
ISBN 9781680780079, 9781680772241
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 577-599
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Core Library Connection
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Bioindicator Species – School Library Connection

In this series, the impact of polar bears, bees, monarch butterflies, frogs, dragonflies, and coral reefs are discussed alongside their predicaments in our world. Each volume includes facts and activities at the end of each chapter to help students and young readers explore the topic further. . .[and] has a “Straight to the Source” section that helps students analyze the main ideas, author’s purpose, and text evidence, which are helpful in finding informational texts for today’s CCSS-related activities.

Bioindicator Species - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

This well-organized set explains the role of animals in measuring ecosystem health at a level that’s just about right for upper-elementary grades. Opening chapters provide species information and introduce survival threats. Subsequent sections explore threats in more depth, discuss possible effects on both the animals and the environment, and conclude with potential positive solutions. The text covers related topics with clarity. . . . Good introductions to a current and relevant topic.