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Aliki.

Summary: A visit to a museum of natural history provides a little boy with an introduction to the habits, characteristics, and habitats of fourteen kinds of dinosaurs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1985

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.91 ALI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.91 ALI

Balestrino, Philip.

Summary: An introduction to the human skeletal system, explaining how the 206 bones of the skeleton join together, how they grow, how they help make blood, what happens when they break, and how they mend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 1989

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 BAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 BAL

Bancroft, Henrietta.

Summary: Describes the many different ways animals cope with winter, including migration, hibernation, and food storage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1997

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.54 BAN

Berger, Melvin.

Summary: Explains why oil spills occur and how they are cleaned up and suggests strategies for preventing them in the future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Branley, Franklyn Mansfield

Summary: Explains how and why a thunderstorm occurs and gives safety steps to follow when lightning is flashing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.554 BRA

Branley, Franklyn Mansfield

Summary: Examines space flight to Mars.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Branley, Franklyn Mansfield

Summary: Describes the nine planets and other bodies of the solar system; includes directions for making models showing the size of the planets and their distance from the sun.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1998

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Branley, Franklyn Mansfield

Summary: Explains how to view stars and ways to locate star pictures, known as constellations, throughout the year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 1983

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

DeWitt, Lynda

Summary: Explains the basic characteristics of weather--temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction, air pressure--and how meteorologists gather data for their forecasts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TROPY 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Earle, Ann.

Summary: Provides basic facts about the behavior of bats and describes how they benefit the environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1995

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.4 EAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Gans, Roma

Summary: Explores the mysteries of bird migration, including theories on how birds find their way and how scientists learn about migration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1995

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 598.2 GAN

Lauber, Patricia.

Summary: Discusses the importance of trees as sources of food, oxygen, and other essential things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 LAU

Lauber, Patricia.

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics of a variety of snakes and how they hunt, catch, and eat their prey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1988

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.96 LAU

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Maestro, Betsy.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Describes the life cycle of an apple from its initial appearance as a spring bud to that point in time when it becomes a fully ripe fruit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1992

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Otto, Carolyn.

Summary: Explains how animals, birds, reptiles, and insects vary their markings and color to hide from their enemies and respond to their environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1996

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.57 OTT

Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner.

Summary: Discusses the discovery and analysis of Archaeopteryx, a feathered dinosaur which may have been an ancestor of modern birds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2004

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Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner.

Summary: Describes how footprints made by the dinosaurs have been preserved and what these impressions tell scientists about the animals which made them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins 2007

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Aliki.

Summary: Discusses how scientists, studying fossil remains, provide information on how dinosaurs lived millions of years ago.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1988

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.9 ALIKI

Aliki.

Summary: Briefly describes how a cow produces milk, how the milk is processed in a dairy, and how various other dairy products are made from milk.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1992

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: J 637 Aliki

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 637 ALI

Aliki.

Summary: Relates the excitement a child feels when discovering the world through the use of the five senses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1989

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Berger, Melvin.

Summary: Explains how bacteria and viruses affect the human body and how the body fights them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1985

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 616.9 BER

Berger, Melvin.

Summary: An introduction to reflex acts that explains why we sneeze, shiver, hiccup, and yawn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 612.74 BER

Branley, Franklyn Mansfield

Summary: Explains basic facts about the Big Dipper, including which stars make up the constellation, how its position changes in the sky, and how it points to the North Star.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1991

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 523.8 BRA

Branley, Franklyn Mansfield

Summary: Discusses the properties of light, particularly its source in heat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 535 BRA