A Fruit Is a Suitcase for Seeds

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

“Many seeds travel inside fruits. The fruit is like a suitcase for the seeds. It protects them on their trip.” Readers will learn how fruits are designed to protect a plant’s seeds and also to help the plant spread its seeds to new places.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Science
Copyright 2002
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint First Avenue Editions ™, Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2006-01-01
BISACS JNF051000, JNF037030
Dewey 581.4'67
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.75 x 10
ATOS Reading Level 3.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 57451
Accelerated Reader® Points 3.6
Features Awards, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Awards

  • Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year, Winner, 2002
  • SSLI Book Award Honor Book, Commended, 2002

Reviews

School Library Journal

“. . . carefully worded information. . . cleverly presented book.” —School Library Journal

Author: Jean Richards

Illustrator: Anca Hariton

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A Fruit Is a Suitcase for Seeds

“Many seeds travel inside fruits. The fruit is like a suitcase for the seeds. It protects them on their trip.” Readers will learn how fruits are designed to protect a plant’s seeds and also to help the plant spread its seeds to new places. View available downloads →