Do Trees Get Hungry?

Noticing Plant and Animal Traits

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Nature's Patterns

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Strap on your shoes and join Mr. Andre’s class on a nature hike! They’re out to discover if their class pet, Jojo the gecko, has any traits in common with the plants and animals they see. After watching for patterns in nature, Mr. Andre’s students realize that plants, animals, and even humans are different, but they have many things in common!

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science
Copyright 2016
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Cloverleaf Books ™
Imprint Millbrook Press ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-08-01
BISACS JNF051150, JNF051060
Dewey 580
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.75 x 9.75
Lexile 480
Guided Reading Level L
ATOS Reading Level 2.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 178354
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Activities, Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Original artwork, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Illustrator: Mike Moran

Mike Moran has created comical illustrations for Major League Baseball, the Grammys, Scholastic, Disney, and American Greetings. He lives in New Jersey.

Author: Martha E. H. Rustad

Martha E. H. Rustad is the author of more than two hundred nonfiction children's books, on topics ranging from snowflakes to termites to the Statue of Liberty. She lives with her family in Brainerd, Minnesota.

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!

Cloverleaf Books ™ — Nature's Patterns

Nature is filled with patterns, if you know where to look. In this series, curious young students explore the world around them, studying the movements of the moon and stars, animal behavior, solid and liquid water, and more. They make observations and carefully record the patterns they find. View available downloads →