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Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: Look closely at a pond and discover a world of inhabitants! A close look at this microhabitat reveals an unbelievable variety of organisms. Vibrant photographs and detailed illustrations combine to make these books informative and engaging. A visual table of contents helps readers navigate the text, and informative labels make the photographs valuable sources of information.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Heinemann Library 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J577.636 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: "Rivers and lakes are home to some of the world's most captivating creatures. Diving beetles, water lilies, salmon, and fish eagles are just some of the diverse life-forms readers will learn about in this information-rich title. Readers learn how creatures adapt and survive in this fascinating biome."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.6 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: No one lives on Antarctica other than scientists who study it and those who support their work. Many live at the McMurdo Research Station, but others may do their work in mobile stations, battling the cold, dry environment while trying to make fantastic science discoveries. Readers are introduced to some of the most extreme and fascinating STEM careers there are. From climate study to research...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.5 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Contents: Why do we need teams? -- Forming a team -- Making a team work -- Running a team -- Feedback and improvement -- What makes a great team? -- The tale of a team -- Team-building activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 658.402 Spi 2009

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: Explains the concept of volume with examples and hands-on experiments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 534 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics and habitat of the Asiatic elephant, and explains why their numbers are threatened and what can be done about it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.676 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: Uses everyday examples and activities to introduce key concepts about sound.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 534 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: Beautiful coral reefs are teeming with life that's not found anywhere else on the planet. This diverse and fascinating biome is home to thousands of fish, octopi, sea slugs, and sharks. Readers learn about these creatures and many more in this science-rich title that uses age-appropriate language and fun fact boxes to discuss adaptation and survival, ecosystem balance, interdependency, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2016

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Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: During the Renaissance, people were pinned into their clothing, even elaborate gowns. Children often had to work as pin makers, a job that paid only about $1 for each 20,000 pins made! Find out about other horrible jobs of the Renaissance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.2 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: An introduction to poverty and hunger answers such questions as what hunger and poverty are, how people around the world are affected by both, and how readers can help them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 362.5 Spilsbury 2017

Spilsbury, Louise

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.3 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: There's only so far people can go underground. Eventually, heat and pressure become too much, and scientists have to rely on technology to record information for them. Readers learn all about the latest science being done underground, including research on fossils and fossil fuels, volcanoes, soil, and more. From geology to seismology, several different kinds of science are discussed,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 550 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Contents: Seeing red -- Teenage anger -- The results of rage -- Getting at the source -- Keeping your cool -- Tackle your triggers -- Other people's anger -- Summing it up -- Quiz results -- 20 things to remember -- Further information.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2009

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 155.512 Spi 2009

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: Introduces sound and how it is made, explaining how sound waves travel through the air, and includes activities to help readers understand how to make sound.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 534 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Contents: What are maps? -- Making maps -- Street maps -- Mapping the land -- World maps -- Using maps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 912 Spi

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: "Describes forms of sculpture, the textures of materials used, and provides project ideas, including wire sculpture and junk art"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherrytree Books 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 731.4 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, habitat, and individual and group behavior of the chimpanzee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: P-J Basket SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Discusses how amphibians differ from other animals, their habitat, how they are born and develop, what they eat, how they reproduce, and their typical life expectancy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.8 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Discusses how insects differ from other animals, their habitat, what they eat, how they are born and develop, how they reproduce, and their typical life expectancy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 595.7 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: "In 2000, the FDA approved the Da Vinci surgical robotic system. The Da Vinci is a robot controlled by a surgeon used to do delicate and technical surgeries, and it represents a whole segment of robots used to aid doctors, pharmacists, and others in the medical field. Readers are introduced to cutting-edge medical technology with full-color photographs of robots actually used in hospitals and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Describes the evolution of communication from telegrams to cell phones, focusing on the invention of the telephone by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876 and explaining how this technology changed America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 621.385 SPI