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Red-eyed Tree Frog

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620568

Introduces facts about red-eyed tree frogs, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Reticulated Python

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620575

Introduces facts about reticulated pythons, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Spider Monkey

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620582

Introduces facts about spider monkeys, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Anaconda

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620513

Introduces facts about anacondas, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Chimpanzee

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620520

Introduces facts about chimpanzees, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Wild Boar

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795709

Centuries ago, explorers brought hogs to the Americas as a food source. Some of these boars made it into the wild, where their offspring have managed to survive ever since. Wild boars will eat almost anything from garbage, to crops, to other animals. They can also spread disease. Read this book to find out more about how wild boars cause problems around the world and what experts are doing to find solutions.

Bullfrog

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795686

Bullfrogs are big eaters, consuming almost anything that fits in their mouths. Meals include birds, turtles, snakes, and even other frogs. At one time, bullfrogs lived only in North America and east of the Rocky Mountains. Today, the large frogs have invaded many parts of the world, causing problems for native wildlife. Look inside to discover how bullfrogs became an invasive species and what is being done to help stop their spread.

Fire Ant

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795693

Fire ants are tiny, but they pack a powerful sting. Some kinds of fire ants were accidentally brought to North America from South America in cargo ships. Look inside to learn how these invasive fire ants have spread to many places around the world and why they are a threat to wildlife, human beings, and economies.

Giant African Snail

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793903

How the Giant African Snail destroyed field crops and flower gardens and spread diseases to people thousands of miles from their native Africa.

Sea Lamprey

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793897

the Sea Lamprey have invades the Great Lakes where they have killed off native species and harmed the fishing industry. Find out hoe they arrived, the problems they cause and other places that are on the lookout for these animals.

Termite

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795716

Termites can invade homes and cause a lot of damage. Termites that invade new countries can damage more than just homes. The Formosan subterranean termite was accidentally brought to the United States on infested ships. These invaders have disrupted ecosystems and caused billions of dollars in damage to buildings, crops, and trees. Look inside to learn more about these termite invaders and find out what experts are doing to fight back.

Walking Catfish

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793910

The Walking Catfish have upset the balance of the ecosystems and hurt local economies.

Brown Treesnake

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793880

How the Brown Tree Snake made themselves at home, disrupted the island's ecosystem, and created problems for its people and native animals.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Weather

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798991

Provides step-by-step instructions for performing experiments designed to answer such questions about the weather as what makes it rain, how do scientists measure air pressure, and how does temperature affect air movement.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Seeds

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798939

Describes experiments that can be performed with seeds in order to learn about their properties such as how water temperature affects seeds, the direction roots grow, and the effect of talk on plant growth.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Solar Energy

Christine Taylor-Butler (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798984

Describes experiments that can be performed using solar energy in order to learn about its properties, including how different colors absorb sunlight, if it cleans dirty water, and whether it can cook food.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Plants

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798977

Describes experiments that can be performed with plants in order to learn about their properties, including whether roots grow before stems, the importance of light, and how plants drink water.

Think Like a Scientist in the Garden

Matt Mullins (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610801744

Complete a variety of fun science experiments with the plants in your garden.

The Everglades

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310652

A tour of the Everglades and its surrounding area.

The Mississippi River

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310591

A tour of the Mississippi River and its surrounding area.

The Missouri River

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310584

A tour of the Missouri River and its surrounding area.

The Rio Grande

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310607

A tour of the Rio Grande and its surrounding area.

Oil and Coal

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809474

The reader follows a student's journal as the student learns about oil and coal as an energy source, including how we used oil and coal in the past, how we use it today, and how we may use oil and coal in the future.

Solar Power

Julia Vogel (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809481

The reader follows a student's journal as the student learns about the history of solar power, how solar power is used as an energy source today, and the exciting future of solar energy.

Water Power

Patricia Newman (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809498

Following a student conducting research, the reader learns about water power as an energy source. This exciting title includes how humans used water power in the past, how we use energy from water power today, and how we may use it in the future.