Leafcutter Ants

From the Series Tell Me More! Science

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Zoom into the tiny but incredibly busy world of a colony of leafcutter ants. Stunning macro photography will allow young readers to get up close to these fascinating and industrious insects as they get to work cutting leaves and carrying them back to their nest to feed to the fungi that they grow in their underground fungus farm. After reading, put your knowledge to the test with a simple science project.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Science
Category 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction
Copyright 2021
Publisher Ruby Tuesday Books
Imprint Ruby Tuesday Books
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2021-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003120, JNF051150
Dewey 595.79
Dimensions 8.25 x 11
Lexile 620
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 511384
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Activities, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Ruth Owen

Ruth Owen has written more than 400 children’s books. She writes on many subjects, but science and nature are her favorite topics to research and make accessible for young readers.