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Python

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797543

Less than a decade ago, there were only a few pythons in the everglades. Today more than 100,000 of them are slithering around south Florida, crushing what was already a delicate ecosystem. Readers will be introduced to the concepts of invasive species and challenged to think critically about the cause, effect, and control of dangerous creatures.

Small Indian Mongoose

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797550

The Small Indian Mongoose was imported to the Hawaiian Islands to control the rat population. Now, it threatens to disrupt the ecosystem of the island. Read this book to learn how this happened and what can be done to control this invasive species.

Chickens

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797482

Describes the physical traits and behavior of chickens and the role that they play on the farm.

Cows

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797444

Describes the physical traits and behavior of cows and cattle with SS

Dogs

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797505

Describes the physical traits and behavior of dogs and the role that they play on the farm.

Ducks

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797512

Describes the physical traits and behavior of duck and the role that they play on the farm.

Goats

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797468

Describes the physical traits and behavior of goats and the role that they play on the farm.

Horses

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797451

Describes the physical traits and behavior of horses and the role that they play on the farm.

Pigs

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797499

Describes the physical traits and behavior of pigs and the role that they play on the farm.

Sheep

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797475

Describes the physical traits and behavior of sheep and the role that they play on the farm.

Turkey

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800112

Farm-raised turkeys are an important source of food for millions of people. Readers will learn all about the lives of these intriguing animals, from what they eat to how they spend their days.

Working at the Zoo

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800136

Many kinds of workers are needed to care for all of the different animals living at a zoo. Readers will learn about the jobs done by people working behind the scenes to make sure that zoo animals stay healthy and visitors enjoy their days at the zoo.

Llama

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800129

Llamas are strong, useful animals. Their hair is an important source of fiber and they are excellent pack animals. Readers will find out all about the lives of these extraordinary animals.

From Birds to... Aircraft

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610805841

Learn how birds inspired inventors to create gliders, balloons, and airplanes.

From Kingfishers to... Bullet Trains

Wil Mara (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610805858

Learn how scientists have looked toward the kingfisher for inspiration in making high-speed trains quieter.

From Locusts to... Automobile Anti-Collision Systems

Wil Mara (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610805889

Learn how scientists were inspired by locusts to create advanced anti-collision systems for automobiles.

From Woodpeckers to... Helmets

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610805827

Learn how woodpeckers have inspired scientists to create new and improved helmet technology.

Understanding Insects

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624318030

The ability to use the NextGen science process is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks. In this book, readers in real-world situations are tasked with following clues and using the NextGen science process to find out what happens during a colony bee collapse. Informational text presents evidence and facts in the form of clues and side-bar details to help children develop critical thinking skills. A summary of the situation is included to show how each chapter contributes to the whole and for a solid understanding of the topic.

Penguins Can't Fly

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880964

Young children are naturally curious about animals. Tell Me Why Penguins Can't Fly offers answers to their most compelling questions about that flightless bird. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Skunks Smell Bad

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620773

Young children are naturally curious about animals. Tell Me Why Skunks Smell Bad offers answers to their most compelling questions about when skunks attack. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Bears Hibernate

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620681

Young children are naturally curious about animals. Tell Me Why Bears Hibernate offers answers to their most compelling questions about why bears sleep all winter. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Camels Have Humps

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880872

Young children are naturally curious about animals. Tell Me Why Camels Have Humps offers answers to their most compelling questions about this desert-dwelling animal that stores fat in their humps. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Elephants Have Trunks

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880889

Young children are naturally curious about exotic animals. Tell Me Why Elephants Have Trunks offers answers to their most compelling questions about this large animal that uses its trunk to eat and drink. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

What Do Animals Do in Winter?

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631376979

This Level 1 guided reader examines seasonal animal behaviors in winter. Students will develop word recognition and reading skills while learning about how animals respond to winter changes, including finding ways to stay warm, migrating, and hibernating.

What Do Bees Do in Summer?

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631376917

This Level 1 guided reader examines the activities of bees in summer. Students will develop word recognition and reading skills while learning about blossoming flowers, nectar, honey, and pollination.