Gut Bugs, Dust Mites, and Other Microorganisms You Can't Live Without

Gut Bugs, Dust Mites, and Other Microorganisms You Can't Live Without

by Mark Weakland
     
 

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The world is full of microscopic creatures. But who would have thought that we needed these tiny creatures to digest the food in our bodies or make the oxygen we need to breathe? Get out your microscope, and get ready to examine the microorganisms we can’t live without.  See more details below

Overview

The world is full of microscopic creatures. But who would have thought that we needed these tiny creatures to digest the food in our bodies or make the oxygen we need to breathe? Get out your microscope, and get ready to examine the microorganisms we can’t live without.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429663465
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
02/01/2011
Series:
Nasty (but Useful!) Science Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
1,197,489
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

Meet the Author

Mark Weakland wears many hats. As an author, he's written books for teachers, including Super Core!: Turbocharging Your Basal Reading Program with More Reading, Writing, and Word Work, published by the International Reading Association. His book topics for children include sports, bacteria, comets, and poetry. Mark's also a reading specialist. He teaches kindergarten children, third graders, parents, and teachers. As a musician and songwriter, Mark sings, plays percussion, and strums the guitar. Many of his songs, including "I Sure Love Pancakes" and "The Dooflicky Machine," have won national awards and contests. Mark lives in Western Pennsylvania.

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