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Why Do Leaves Change Color?

 
Cover: Why Do Leaves Change Color? Spread: Why Do Leaves Change Color?
 
 
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Find out why leaves turn orange, yellow, red, and purple in theautumn before falling to the ground.Additional features to aid comprehension include colorful images, informational diagrams, hands-on activities, detailed captions and callouts, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources forfurther research, and an introduction to the author.

Table of Contents

  • Why Are Leaves Green?
  • How Do Leaves Turn Orange or Yellow?
  • What Makes Leaves Turn Red and Purple?
  • Why Do Leaves Fall in Autumn?
  • Activity: Fall Leaf Prints
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index

Details

Specifications

  • Dewey: 575.5
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
  • Reinforced book (9781503807976): 8 x 9.5, 24 pages, © 2017
  • Hosted ebook (9781503814820): 8 x 9.5, 24 pages, © 2017
  • Subject: Science/Tech
  • Series: Everyday Earth Science

Leveling

  • Suggested Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Suggested Reading Level: Grade 2
  • Guided Reading Level: O
  • ATOS Reading Level: 2.8
  • ATOS Interest Level: LG
  • Accelerated Reader® Quiz: 184055
  • Accelerated Reader® Points: 0.5

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Contributors

Author: Beth Bence Reinke

Beth Bence Reinke is a registered dietitian with a master's degree in nutrition from Penn State University. She uses her background in education and pediatric nutrition to help kids learn about healthy eating. Beth is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, a children's author, a magazine writer, and a columnist for her favorite sport, NASCAR.

 

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