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Explore rivers and ponds! [electronic resource] : With 25 Great Projects. Carla Mooney.

Mooney, Carla. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781936749812 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: From puddles to lakes, streams to rivers, and bogs to swamps, each body of water contains an amazing treasure chest of life. There is an abundance of plant and animal life hiding in every freshwater habitat. But freshwater habitats are also fragile and valuable resources that need to be protected and conserved.Explore Rivers and Ponds! with 25 Great Projects, introduces kids to the fascinating world of freshwater habitats and the creatures they contain. Combining hands-on activities with ecology and science, kids will have fun learning about the freshwater biome, including lakes and ponds, streams and rivers, and wetlands. Entertaining illustrations and fascinating sidebars illuminate the topic and bring it to life, while Words to Know highlighted and defined within the text reinforce new vocabulary. Projects include assembling an ecologist's field kit, creating a fishless aquarium, pouring casts of animal tracks, and building a watershed replica. Additional...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
820 Lexile.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Nomad Press, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 6469 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3087 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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