My Brain

Rena Korb (author), Remy Simard (illustrator)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617874826

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Description

My brain is amazing! Young readers will discover the size, shape, areas, and functions of the brain in this conversational, colorfully illustrated book. Sidebars, diagrams, and fun facts introduce helpful information about the workings of your own amazing machine. Looking Glass Library is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Group. Grades PreK-4.

Reading Level
Lexile
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
ATOS
DRA
Categories
Genre
Health & Nutrition Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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