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Earths Features

Earth's Features Students go on an adventure through vibrant illustrations of coral reefs and mountain peaks in the...

Earth's Features

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Students go on an adventure through vibrant illustrations of coral reefs and mountain peaks in the book Earth's Features. While they read, their imaginations will wander into deep caves and winding rivers.

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Food, Water, and Climate Change climate change, science, middle school science, STEM

Food, Water, and Climate Change Will climate change stretch our supplies of food and water to the limit? Learn about the challenges...

Food, Water, and Climate Change

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Will climate change stretch our supplies of food and water to the limit? Learn about the challenges to providing food and water in a warming world and how people are adapting to meet the challenges. As they read along, kids will learn how they can help fight climate change by changing little things in their everyday lives.

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habitats

Habitats and Climate Change Does it matter if a tiny plant or animal goes extinct? Learn about the possible devastating effects...

Habitats and Climate Change

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Does it matter if a tiny plant or animal goes extinct? Learn about the possible devastating effects of climate change on the habitats of plants and animals and people. As they read along, kids will learn how they can help fight climate change by changing little things in their everyday lives.

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Life in the Cities Ecology, life in the cities, animals, plant life, ecosystem

Life in the Cities Kids might not think of cities as natural habitats, but from moss growing on a wall to storks...

Life in the Cities

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Kids might not think of cities as natural habitats, but from moss growing on a wall to storks nesting atop a chimney, many living things share these built environments with people. Life in the Cities engages students in grades 5 to 8 with richly illustrated descriptions of the habitats and inhabitants that thrive in our cities. It also explores the ways people work to protect their city environments. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life in the Deserts Ecology, life in the desert, cactus, barren, sand, ecosystem

Life in the Deserts Where are the driest places in the world? What survival tricks keep a desert cactus or a horned...

Life in the Deserts

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Where are the driest places in the world? What survival tricks keep a desert cactus or a horned lizard alive? What happens when the desert blooms? Life in the Deserts introduces students in grades 5 to 8 to surprisingly rich desert environments. It also explores the environmental challenges faced by people who make their homes in and near desert regions. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life in the Mountains Ecology, life in the mountains, earths surface, animals, plant life, tectonic forces, volcanoes, ecosystem

Life in the Mountains Mountains cover about one-fifth of Earth’s surface. They are big enough to alter the weather yet...

Life in the Mountains

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Mountains cover about one-fifth of Earth’s surface. They are big enough to alter the weather yet also are sculpted by raindrops. Life in the Mountains allows middle readers grades 5 to 8 to explore how mountain goats keep their footing and how birds fly at high altitudes. The book also discusses ways to protect these beautiful natural wonders. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life in the Oceans Ecology, life in the oceans, water, fish, ecosystem

Life in the Oceans Oceans cover more than two-thirds of Earth’s surface. Stingrays, sponges, polar bears, and blue...

Life in the Oceans

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Oceans cover more than two-thirds of Earth’s surface. Stingrays, sponges, polar bears, and blue whales—Life in the Oceans gives middle readers from grades 5 to 8 tantalizing glimpses of life beneath the sea. The book discusses the importance of ocean resources for people, too, and the modern challenge of protecting and preserving this vital environment. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life in the Polar Lands Life in the polar lands, ecosystem, snow, ice glaciers, ecology, animals

Life in the Polar Lands What’s the difference between bergy bits and growlers? What keeps seals warm when they swim in icy...

Life in the Polar Lands

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What’s the difference between bergy bits and growlers? What keeps seals warm when they swim in icy water? Life in the Polar Lands engages middle readers from grades 5 to 8 with surprising facts about the life in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. It also describes challenges that people face in these harsh but strikingly beautiful environments. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life in the Rain Forest Ecology, life in the rain forest, plants, animals, trees, ecosystem

Life in the Rain Forest Did you know that some thick, waxy rain forest leaves are so big you could use one as an umbrella?...

Life in the Rain Forest

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Did you know that some thick, waxy rain forest leaves are so big you could use one as an umbrella? Life in the Rain Forests introduces middle readers from grades 5 to 8 to the fascinating plants and animals that make their homes in these rich environments. Kids can discover the remarkable resources obtained from rain forests and investigate efforts to protect these amazing places. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life in the Woodlands  Life in the woodlands, Ecoogy, trees, ecosystem, ecology, animals

Life in the Woodlands Woodlands are rich in all sorts of plant and animal life, but it’s the trees that keep these...

Life in the Woodlands

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Woodlands are rich in all sorts of plant and animal life, but it’s the trees that keep these habitats vibrant. Even a fallen log gives food to slugs, spiders, fungi, and more! Life in the Woodlands introduces middle readers from grades 5 to 8 to woodland wildlife and resources, as well as to people’s efforts to protect them. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.

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Life on the Coastlines

Life on the Coastlines How does the sea carve a coastline? This book engages students with fascinating bits of coastal...

Life on the Coastlines

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How does the sea carve a coastline? This book engages students with fascinating bits of coastal lore. The richly illustrated book also describes how some coastal people make a living from the sea and seek to protect this special environment. The book includes a story about a mermaid legend, a fun quiz, and a helpful glossary.

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Life on the Islands

Life on the Islands What do Greenland, Maui, and Manhattan have in common? They’re all islands! Islands can be crowded...

Life on the Islands

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What do Greenland, Maui, and Manhattan have in common? They’re all islands! Islands can be crowded with people or uninhabited, mountainous or barely above sea level. Life on the Islands by World Book's Ecology series gives middle readers from grades 5 to 8 a richly illustrated introduction to boundless variety of life and habitats on the world’s islands. The book includes a fun quiz and a helpful glossary.