Colorful Clean-Up Crews

From the Series Tell Me More! Science

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

They are colorful. They form amazing shapes. They feed on our food. And some are even deadly poisonous. Fungi! Explore the lives and life cycles of nature’s clean-up champions that help keep our world free from dead leaves and other rotting material. 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 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 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 JNF051050, JNF037040, JNF051100
Dewey 579.5
Dimensions 8.25 x 11
Lexile 590
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 511381
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.