Butterfly, Flea, Beetle, and Bee

What Is an Insect?

From the Series Animal Groups Are CATegorical ™

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

What is an insect? Crickets, mosquitos, ladybugs, and many other creatures are all insects!

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978-0-76136-208-1
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978-1-46770-116-7
$39.99 $29.99
978-1-46771-974-2
$19.99 $19.99
978-1-51245-995-1
$46.65 $34.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Science
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.6
BISACS JNF003000, JNF051150, JNF003120
Dewey 595.7
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 680
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.8
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 152686
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

Library Media Connection

“The presentation is so much fun that readers are unaware of how much they are actually learning.”—Library Media Connection

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“The energetic rhyming text and zany cartoon illustrations will captivate students and make it fun to learn about what makes each group distinctive. Goneau’s cartoon creatures nicely complement the facts that Cleary imparts in his rhythmic narrative… Solid additions to the series.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Author: Brian P. Cleary

Brian P. Cleary is the author of the Words Are CATegorical®, Math Is CATegorical®, Food Is CATegorical™, and Animal Groups Are CATegorical™ series, as well as several picture books. He lives in Cleveland, Ohio.

Illustrator: Martin Goneau

Martin Goneau has been working as a professional illustrator since 1997. Most of his work is dedicated to children's books and other educational publications. He lives in Trois-Rivières, Québec.

Narrator: Intuitive

Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!

Animal Groups Are CATegorical ™

The Animal Groups Are CATegorical™ series uses rhyming text and humorous illustrations to introduce young readers to the six major animal groups—mammals, reptiles, birds, insects, amphibians, and fish. Each title playfully highlights the key characteristics of the… View available downloads →