From Garbage to Compost
From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series
How does a pile of garbage become compost? Follow each step in the cycle—from collecting kitchen and yard waste to creating compost for your garden—in this fascinating book!
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Science|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Reading Counts! Level||4.4|
|BISACS||JNF051120, JNF022000, JNF065000|
|Dimensions||9 x 7.375|
|Guided Reading Level||M|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“Strongly consider Ladybug and Honeybee; other titles can be selected to fill subject gaps.”—School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Author: Lisa Owings
Lisa Owings has a degree in English and creative writing from the University of Minnesota. She has written and edited a wide variety of educational books for young people. Lisa lives in Andover, Minnesota, with her husband and a small menagerie of pets.
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Start to Finish, Second Series
Learn how a variety of objects are made or how nature’s cycles work—from Start to Finish. Suitable for both struggling and on-level readers, these titles teach science concepts as well as sequential thinking. View available downloads →