Step-by-Step Experiments with Life Cycles

Step-By-Step Experiments
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Explains what life cycles are and how plants and animals grow; describes the scientific method; and includes experiments testing different life cycle concepts.

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978-1-62323-015-9
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Category STEM
Copyright 2012
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-01-01
BISACS JUV036000, JNF051110
Dewey 571.8
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 480
Guided Reading Level J
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Study Life Cycles!
  • Seven Science Steps
  • What's Best for the Bean?
  • What Comes After the Worm?
  • Who Makes a Move?
  • Seed Search
  • Glossary
  • Books and Web Sites
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author: Katie Marsico

Illustrator: Bob Ostrom

Bob Ostrom has been illustrating children's books for nearly twenty years. A graduate of the New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University, Bob has worked for such companies as Disney, Nickelodeon, and Cartoon Network. He lives in North Carolina with his wife Melissa and three children, Will, Charlie, and Mae.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Step-By-Step Experiments from Children's Bookwatch on May 1, 2012

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Teaching Guides

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