Let's Notice Plant and Animal Traits
From the Series Let's Make Observations (Early Bird Stories ™)
Readers join Mr. Andre’s class on a nature walk as they discover plant and animal traits. This fun, illustrated story makes learning what plants and animals need to grow and stay healthy accessible.
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|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Early Bird Stories ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
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“Useful for classrooms focused on scientific learning for the youngest students.”—School Library Journal
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.
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.
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Let's Make Observations (Early Bird Stories ™)
Entertaining, illustrated stories follow a set of diverse characters as they explore the world around them and make observations of nature. Each book features critical-thinking and recall questions to further reader engagement. View available downloads →
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