Stick Insects

An Augmented Reality Experience

From the Series Creepy Crawlers in Action: Augmented Reality

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Stick insects use their long, narrow bodies to hide in plain sight. They escape predators by falling to the forest floor, where they blend in with sticks and fallen leaves. Learn all about stick insects through exciting augmented reality experiences.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Science
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Animals
Copyright 2021
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2021-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003120, JNF051150, JNF051030
Dewey 595.7/29
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 870
Guided Reading Level T
ATOS Reading Level 5.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 511347
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Augmented Reality, Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, and Reviewed

Author: Sandra Markle

Sandra Markle is the author of numerous award-winning books for children. A former elementary science teacher, she is a nationally-known science education consultant. Markle has received many honors for her series Animal Predators, Animal Scavengers, and Animal Prey. Several titles have been named as National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)/Children’s Book Council (CBC) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, and Animal Predators was honored as a Top 10 Youth Nonfiction Series by Booklist. Markle is also the author of the Insect World series and several single titles. Her book Rescues! was named a Best Book by the Society of School Librarians International and a Recommended Title of Outstanding Nonfiction by the National Council of Teachers of English’s (NCTE) Orbis Pictus Award committee; Animal Heroes was named a 2008 Lasting Connections title by Book Links. Markle lives in Lakewood Ranch, Florida with her husband, photographer Skip Jeffery.


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