Savannas and Grasslands [NOOK Book]

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Investigating a variety of biomes and today’s natural and human threats to their preservation, this interactive series challenges young readers to look at how their own actions influence the planet's health. Four distinct environments are explored in detail, showcasing the assortment of plants and animals that inhabit these outdoor communities as well as how they have adapted to their surroundings. Offering fascinating facts on each ecosystem along with vocabulary-building sidebars, these guides show budding ...

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Savannas and Grasslands

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Overview


Investigating a variety of biomes and today’s natural and human threats to their preservation, this interactive series challenges young readers to look at how their own actions influence the planet's health. Four distinct environments are explored in detail, showcasing the assortment of plants and animals that inhabit these outdoor communities as well as how they have adapted to their surroundings. Offering fascinating facts on each ecosystem along with vocabulary-building sidebars, these guides show budding scientists how they can contribute towards ongoing conservation efforts.

 

Exploring the vast biome of the savannas and grasslands, this reference highlights the problems of disease and invasive species, outlining how this beautiful setting across the world can be saved.

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Editorial Reviews

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"These books are fabulous examples of informational text. Each book contains a table of contents, glossary, and index. They have interesting content, great picture/text support, and wonderful use of side text and headings. They are grade appropriate and correlate to the classroom curriculum for grades 4–6."  —Marla Conn, educational consultant on the Biome Quest series

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781619300026
  • Publisher: Nomad Press
  • Publication date: 9/1/2011
  • Series: Endangered Biomes
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 385,713
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Donna Latham is an award-winning author and playwright. She is the author of Amazing Biome Projects You Can Build Yourself, Deciduous Forests, Deserts, Garbage, Norah Jones, Oceans, Respiration and Photosynthesis, and Tundra. She is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the Society of Midland Authors. She lives in Geneva, Illinois.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 12, 2012

    Foxheart

    Well you can always hangout with me. :)

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    Posted November 15, 2012

    Gingerpaw

    She pads over to foxheart "hows gingerkit?" She purred

    -gingerpaw-

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    Posted November 8, 2012

    Tigerflame

    Came in and curled up around her kits... lokks up and sees a helpless kit with a sweep of her tail she motioned for the kit to come feed... +Tigerflame

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 30, 2012

    Thumderkit

    Hey can i join

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    Posted September 9, 2012

    Blazekit

    *stares in awe at the den.* i wanna sleep here someday. *runs off again*

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    Posted April 5, 2012

    Goldenpaw

    I'm lonley. None of my clanmates are on. I dont like being alone.~Goldenpaw of Sunclan

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    Posted April 4, 2012

    Krazykit

    Hey any girls willing to give good advice?

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    Posted April 3, 2012

    Bramble

    I will never get ir sister

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    Posted April 12, 2012

    Willow is nothing but a trator... she is only the shadow of a great leader

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