Body Cycles

From the Series Cycles

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 4   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The body repairs and renews itself again and again – in cycles. BODY CYCLES describes and illustrates three of them. First is the cycle by which the body continually repairs itself, for examples by regrowing hair and nails. Next is the breath cycle, in which the lungs will with oxygen and release carbon dioxide over and over again. And third is the blood cycle, in which the circulatory system delivers oxygen and nutrients to all parts of the body.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-0-76135-850-3
$23.99 $17.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Publication Date 2009-08-01
BISACS JNF051000, JNF051030
Dewey 612'.022
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.7
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 57471
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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“In simple language using few words, this book describes three basic body functions, emphasizing their cyclical nature, the body repair cycle, the breathing cycle, and the blood cycle. . . The illustrations help readers visualize the processes. Kindergarten teachers could also read this title to their younger students for introductory lessons.” —Library Media Connection

Illustrator: Gustav Moore

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Cycles

A well-illustrated series on nature’s cyclical phenomena. Each book offers three examples of a cycle and the scientific reasons behind them, all while providing an overview of the wondrous order of our world. View available downloads →