Your Muscular System

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Your Body Work?

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The muscular system is made up of three different kinds of muscles: skeletal muscles, smooth muscle, and heart muscle. But what does each kind of muscle do? And where in the body are they located? Explore the muscular system in this engaging and informative book.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-0-7613-7449-7
$30.65 $22.99
978-1-58013-961-8
$9.99 $9.99
978-1-4677-0103-7
$46.65 $34.99
978-1-4677-0176-1
$39.99 $39.99
978-1-5124-7610-1
$46.65 $34.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2012-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.4
BISACS JNF013110, JNF051030
Dewey 612.7
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 540
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 151499
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“This series will be useful in any collection needing updated texts about the human body… These titles will appeal to browsers, and the strong back matter makes them useful for reports as well.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Author: Rebecca L. Johnson

Rebecca L. Johnson writes award-winning nonfiction for children and young adults about scientific discoveries and the scientists who make them. She hopes her books will inspire new generations of scientists by introducing readers to some of the remarkable species with whom we share the planet. Learn more at www.rebeccajohnsonbooks.com.

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!

Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Your Body Work?

Discover the workings of the human body with this core curricular series. Each volume explains how a system functions and interacts with the rest of the body. Searchlight Books™—How Does Your Body Work? meets national science standards for fourth-grade study of human body systems. View available downloads →