Your Respiratory System

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

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

The respiratory system is made up of the nose, the throat, the lungs, and other parts. But what does the respiratory system do? And how do its parts work together to keep your body healthy? Explore the respiratory system in this engaging and informative book.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-0-7613-7451-0
$30.65 $22.99
978-1-4677-0105-1
$46.65 $34.99
978-1-4677-0178-5
$39.99 $39.99
978-1-5124-7614-9
$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 ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2012-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.5
BISACS JNF013110, JNF051030
Dewey 612.2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 550
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 150994
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

Library Media Connection

“Photos are crisp and vibrant, diagrams are simple yet informative, and there are images of specific body parts. This is an informative series for the inquisitive reader who wants to know basic facts about how our body works.” —Library Media Connection

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

NSTA

“An interactive text that will delight!” —NSTA

Author: Judith Jango-Cohen

Judith Jango-Cohen's career began in the classroom, where she created lessons to excite her students' interest in science. Eleven years later, after the birth of her two children, she turned to writing full time. Her adventures as a naturalist and photographer have inspired her forty-two books, which cover an assortment of subjects from Bionics to Ben Franklin and from ladybugs to librarians. Besides researching and writing books, Judith also writes science news stories for Scholastic classroom magazines.As a former teacher, Judith loves visiting classrooms and libraries to share her stories as a writer/photographer and to help children learn to express themselves through poetry and prose. She also enjoys meeting teachers and librarians when she presents programs at conferences.Judith's titles have been selected for the Children's Choices Reading List by the IRA/CBC, recommended by the National Science Teacher’s Association, chosen for the Children's Literature Choice List, named a Notable Social Studies Trade Book by the NCSS/CBC, and selected as Best Children's Books of the Year by the Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College.

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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 →