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First science experiments : the amazing human body / Shar Levine and Leslie Johnstone ; illustrations by Steve Harpster.

Levine, Shar, 1953- (Author). Johnstone, Leslie. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 612.0078 LEV (Text) 39206019829926 J Non-Fiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh J 612.0078 LEV (Text) 39206019829934 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1402724373
  • ISBN: 9781402724374
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Note to parents and teachers -- Be safe -- Introduction -- Why is my hair straight when my friend's hair is curly? -- How good is my memory? -- Why do things look all fuzzy when they get close to my eyes? -- Can my nose get tired of smelling things? -- Do people with big ears hear better than people with small ears? -- Why do I get dizzy when I spin around in circles? -- Why do things taste funny when I have a head cold? -- Why do I have spit? -- Why are my teeth different shapes? -- Does my skin ever fall off? -- Why is milk good for my body? -- How much air can I take in when I breathe? -- What kinds of sounds does my heart make? -- Why does the doctor thump on my chest when I have a cold? -- How can I tell how fast my heart is beating? -- Are my fingerprints the same as my "toeprints"? -- Which grows faster - fingernails or toenails? -- If a mosquito is so tiny, why can I feel it land on my leg? -- Why does my tummy growl or grumble when i am hungry? -- What happens to food after I eat it? -- Why does my knee jerk when the doctor taps it with a rubber -- Hammer? -- How fast am I growing?.
Target Audience Note:
AD800L Lexile
Subject: Human body > Juvenile literature.
Human physiology > Experiments > Juvenile literature.

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