A Project Guide to Fish and Amphibians

A Project Guide to Fish and Amphibians

by Carol Smalley
     
 

ISBN-10: 1584158735

ISBN-13: 9781584158738

Pub. Date: 10/30/2010

Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Incorporated

Believe it or not, fish and amphibians have a lot in common with humans. All have backbones, and like humans, some fish and amphibians produce live young. With these fun and easy science experiments, you can explore many more similarities and differences between fish, amphibians, and you. What organs do we share, and which ones are different? Do we have the same type

Overview

Believe it or not, fish and amphibians have a lot in common with humans. All have backbones, and like humans, some fish and amphibians produce live young. With these fun and easy science experiments, you can explore many more similarities and differences between fish, amphibians, and you. What organs do we share, and which ones are different? Do we have the same type of vision? How about the sense of touch? Find out these answers and more, including how fish move through water and what keeps them from sinking. You can also help make life easier for some of these creatures by exploring their ecosystems and making a home for sensitive species. Grab your science notebook and get ready to explore these fabulous creatures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781584158738
Publisher:
Mitchell Lane Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/30/2010
Series:
Life Science Projects for Kids Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
9 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Fish Eyes 7

Fish Drafting 11

Fish Floats 15

Respiration Rates 18

Scale Tales 21

While the Fish Was Swimming 24

Croakin' Communications 27

How to Hear With No (External) Ears 30

Frog Guts 33

Salamander Crossing 37

Toad Abode 41

Chapter Notes 43

Further Reading 44

Books 44

Works Consulted 44

On the Internet 45

Glossary 46

Index 47

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