In a Nutshell

In a Nutshell

Joseph Anthony (author), Cris Arbo (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584691464

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Description

Here, in luminous illustrations, is the life cycle of an oak--and how it supports life even after it is gone. An acorn drops from a great oak and grows. Animals nibble at it, a fire threatens it, but overcoming many challenges it eventually towers high in the forest, observing the changing human scene below. Eventually its energy passes into many other life forms--even the cherry pie enjoyed by the boy in the house below.

Reading Level
Lexile
479L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
3.2
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Nature Picture Books
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction Non-Fiction
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