Gr 2-4-Covering many elementary science topics, these titles include brilliant photographs and informative texts. Reptiles y anfibios discusses the many similarities between these two related and oft-confused animal groups. A few common species from each group are highlighted, including detailed information on frogs, salamanders, and crocodiles, among others. El sol describes the formation, composition, and important functions of the Sun. Readers can travel back 4,500 million years to experience the creation of Earth's light source, learn the names of the solar gases, and ponder how the Sun affects our daily lives. Aves proposes a scientific connection between birds and dinosaurs. This book provides readers with a view of dinosaur fossils as paleontologists uncover new finds. Each wonderfully translated book contains a table of contents, index, and glossary, which are helpful in reinforcing research skills. These beginning reference books make solid additions for bookstores and libraries.
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