What is touch?

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427192141

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Description

Is it smooth or rough? Is it hot or cold? Is it sharp or dull? Our sense of touch helps us learn about the things around us. This engaging title uses captivating images and accessible text to explain the sense of touch, including how our skin senses the world, how different sensations warn us of danger, and how animals use their sense of touch.

Reading Level
Lexile
570L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
M
ATOS
3.9
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Health & Nutrition Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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