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Polar Bears' Search for Ice: A Cause and Effect Investigation

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Polar bears are losing their Arctic homes. As the Arctic ice shrinks, so does their habitat. The disappearing ice is pushing polar bears toward the edge of change. Discover how scientists are trying to answer the questions behind polar bears' search for ice.

From harmful chemicals to global warming to habitat loss, animals are living on the edge of change. Engaging text, maps, and graphic organizers help you discover how scientists are trying ...

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Overview

Polar bears are losing their Arctic homes. As the Arctic ice shrinks, so does their habitat. The disappearing ice is pushing polar bears toward the edge of change. Discover how scientists are trying to answer the questions behind polar bears' search for ice.

From harmful chemicals to global warming to habitat loss, animals are living on the edge of change. Engaging text, maps, and graphic organizers help you discover how scientists are trying to answer the questions behind these global changes.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781429645324
  • Publisher: Capstone Press
  • Publication date: 7/1/2010
  • Series: Animals on the Edge Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 963,352
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Lexile: 910L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Gillia Olson has been involved with children's literature for 15 years and a cat owner for her entire life. Her current cats, Stimpy and LeRoy, frequently get up close and personal, even when she doesn't appreciate it. Gillia lives in Mankato, Minnesota, with her cats, dog, husband, and daughter.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 What's Happening to Polar Bears? 4

Chapter 2 No Frozen Dinners 12

Chapter 3 The Meltdown 16

Chapter 4 Solutions 22

Reduce your Carbon Footprint 28

Resources to Help Polar Bears 29

Glossary 30

Read More 31

Internet Sites 31

Index 32

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