Awful, Disgusting Parasites

Tiny critters in your hair. Wiggling worms in your gut. Grossed out yet? Packed with photos, diagrams, charts, and infographics, BOLT’s collection of Awful, Disgusting Parasites will have younger readers squirming over these nasty creatures! Kids can find out where these bugs thrive, how they affect people, and how to avoid them!

The books in the BOLT 1 series feature high-interest topics that students with a 3rd through 5th grade primary reading level will return to again and again. Easy-to-read text helps kids understand the material and enjoy the reading experience. Packed with dynamic photos, charts, diagrams, fun facts, and infographics, Bolt’s attention-grabbing titles are sure to have your readers coming back for more.

Book Set Titles Include

  • Bedbugs
  • Head Lice
  • Malaria Parasites
  • Roundworms
  • Tapeworms
  • Ticks

SKU: 30164
ISBN: 978-0-7166-9778-7
Pages: 32
Volumes: 6
Price: $150.00
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Engaging and informative graphics
  • Complements NGSS-based classroom instruction and library programming
  • Includes diagrams, "fun" facts, and other infographics.
  • Appealing and relevant photos.
  • Innovative design may entice readers who usually avoid science reading.

  • BOLT encourages a wide variety of students, including reluctant readers, by providing them with books featuring appealing topics and carefully prepared text. Innovative infographics and attention-commanding photography draw in young readers, and accessible, leveled text helps even the most challenged readers understand the material and enjoy the reading experience. This strong image/text integration aids in comprehension and complements classroom instruction, helping each and every student reach his or her learning potential!