Nature's Cleaners

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778790334

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Description

All living things die. Fortunately, nature has cleaners that eat decomposing things. Scavengers, detrivores, and decomposers are three groups of living things that use the leftover energy in things that have died. From hyenas and vultures eating carcasses, to mushrooms feeding on rotting wood, to dung beetles rolling in animal waste, this book has it all in vivid color!

Reading Level
Lexile
650L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
P
ATOS
4.2
DRA
38
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Nature
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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