Journey of a Glass of Milk

Overview

Where does milk come from?

What is pasteurization?

How is milk put into bottles or cartons?

Read this book to learn the answers to all these questions and more!

The Journey of a series looks at how common products end up in our homes, starting with the raw materials and ending with the finished goods. This title looks at the journey of a ...

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Overview

Where does milk come from?

What is pasteurization?

How is milk put into bottles or cartons?

Read this book to learn the answers to all these questions and more!

The Journey of a series looks at how common products end up in our homes, starting with the raw materials and ending with the finished goods. This title looks at the journey of a glass of milk, examining how cows are milked, how the milk is treated, how it is packaged, transported and distributed to stores, and how it is sold and eventually drunk!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781432966034
  • Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
  • Publication date: 7/1/2012
  • Series: Journey of a... Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,048,403
  • Age range: 6 - 8 Years
  • Lexile: 700L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 7.80 (w) x 8.70 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

What Is Milk? 4

Dairy Cows 6

Eat, Eat, Eat! 8

Making Milk 10

Collecting the Milk 12

At the Dairy 14

Mixing in the Cream 16

Milk Bottles, Cartons, and Jugs 18

Cardboard Milk Cartons 20

Plastic Milk Jugs 22

Filling with Milk 24

At the Stores 26

Milk, Please! 28

Glossary 30

Milk Quiz 31

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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