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Under a Stone (Small Worlds) [Paperback]

By Jen Green (Author)
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Describes the various creatures, mostly insects, that live under rocks and in the ground

Publishers Description
Small Worlds introduces children to ecology and ecosystems by concentrating on life in a small part of a larger habitat. Beginning with a description of the habitat, the book then looks at the plants and animals that live there. Young readers are introduced to:
-- the relationships that exist between groups of organisms and their environment
-- important ecological concepts, such as producers, consumers, decomposers, and food webs, explained and illustrated with examples
-- activities that encourage children to investigate ecosystems closer to home
-- tips on observing safely without disturbing nature or endangering themselves

Under a Stone describes the curious creatures that live under rocks in different climates around the world. A look under a stone on the prairies reveals the insects and lichen that live on the ground, the worms and fungi that live in the topsoil, and the animals and insects that burrow deep underground. A special section shows young readers how to safely investigate plants and insects that live near stones without doing any harm.

Fantastic fact boxes describe:
-- what different creatures eat
-- how they prey on each other
-- how they hide to protect themselves

Citations And Professional Reviews
Under a Stone (Small Worlds) by Jen Green has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -

  • School Library Journal - 02/01/2000 page 111
  • Ingram Children's Advance - 06/01/1999 page 69

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Crabtree Publishing Company
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.87" Width: 7.56" Height: 0.17"
Weight:   0.33 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Mar 1, 1999
Publisher   Crabtree Publishing Company
Age  9-12
ISBN  0778701514  
ISBN13  9780778701514  

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More About Jen Green

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Dr Jen Green worked in publishing for 15 years and is now a full-time writer who has written over 200 books for children, on geography, the environment, history, natural history, and other subjects. Her Heinemann-Raintree title on Sustaining Our Natural Resources was selected in 2011 for the Junior Library Guild's SLJ Curriculum Levels program.

Jen Green was born in 1955.

Jen Green has published or released items in the following series...
  1. National Geographic Investigates (Hardcover)
  2. Why Should I? Books

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Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12 > General
2Books > Subjects > Children > Animals > Pets
3Books > Subjects > Children > Science, Nature & How It Works > Environment & Ecology > Nonfiction
4Books > Subjects > Children > Science, Nature & How It Works > General
5Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12

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