The Life Cycle of a Mosquito

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427165619

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Description

Mosquitoes have lived on Earth for more than 30 million years! Close-up photos and detailed illustrations depict the amazing changes a mosquito goes through in four stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. Kids will enjoy reading about different species of mosquitoes and - most importantly - why they bite! Topics include mosquito bodies and senses, where mosquitoes lay their eggs, the differences between male and female mosquitoes, and the diseases mosquitoes transmit and how to avoid mosquito bites.

Reading Level
Lexile
425L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
L
ATOS
5.7
DRA
24
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Health & Nutrition Nature Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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