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From the Series Let's Make Observations (Early Bird Stories ™)
Ms. Sampson’s class goes on a treasure hunt to see how different materials look and feel. Young readers will follow along and think about why items are made of certain materials.
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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: Christine M. Schneider
Christine M. Schneider owns Yellow Pencil Studio, Inc., an illustration and design studio, and has illustrated a number of picture books. She lives in Lawrence, Kansas, with her husband and daughter.
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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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