Scurrying Cockroaches

Scurrying Cockroaches

Jon Eben Field (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427194800

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Description

What are those fast-moving bugs you see when you turn on the kitchen light? Where did they go? Most likely, they were cockroaches. One of the most hated and feared insect species, cockroaches love to live with humans and have done so for centuries. Cockroaches is a lively historical and biological biography of this loathed creepy crawly. Colorful images show many varieties of cockroaches, including the massive Madagascar hissing cockroach, which is sometimes collected by insect fanciers! Special sections feature pest control methods, the cockroach in popular culture, and facts and myths.

Reading Level
Lexile
969L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
6.4
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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