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Backyard biology : discover the life cycles and adaptations outside your door with hands-on science activities / Donna Latham ; illustrated by Michelle Simpson.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Series Information

"Build it yourself" series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J570 LATHAM (Text) 39230032081646 Children New Books Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett J 570 LAT (Text) 30010170942539 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J570 LATH (Text) 39231033688249 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -
Scott County PL - Lexington J 570 LAT (Text) 35830802064468 Kids Non-Fiction Available -
Scott County PL - Scottsburg J 570 LAT (Text) 35830802064781 Kids Non-Fiction Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester J570 LAT (Text) 76682000152233 Junior NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781619308923
  • ISBN: 1619308924
  • ISBN: 9781619308954
  • ISBN: 1619308959
  • Physical Description: v, 122 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The study of life -- Cells alive! -- Microbiology reveals an invisible world -- Plants make life possible -- Plant life cycles -- Adaptations are a matter of life and death -- Animal life cycles -- Be the difference.
Summary, etc.:
Biology is the study of life, and life is all around you. You can find life thriving in the city and in the country, teeming in ecosystems around the planet--in deserts, oceans, and even the Arctic. Backyard Biology: Discover the Life Cycles and Adaptations Outside Your Door with Hands-On Science Activities introduces readers ages 9 to 12 to the amazing world of life science right outside their doors, no matter where they live. Plentiful text-to-self and text-to-world connections provide foundational learning.
Target Audience Note:
830L Lexile.
830L Lexile
Subject: Biology > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Life cycles (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Adaptation (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Biology > Juvenile literature.

Series Information

"Build it yourself" series.

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