Food Webs: Who Eats What?

Food Webs: Who Eats What?

by Claire Llewellyn

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Overview

Food Webs: Who Eats What? Which shark is as big as a bus? Why do woodpeckers have long tongues? Which carnivores eat the most prey? Each Show Me Science book provides superb coverage of a science topic with an interesting twist. An exciting, real-life application makes the topic fun, accessible, and shows readers why science matters. In Food Webs: Who Eats What? readers are drawn into the battle between predators and prey, discovering useful animal adaptions, the importance of plants, and how food chains and webs work.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781432987572
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Show Me Science
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 890L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Food for Life 4

A Chain of Food 6

Building a Web 8

It Starts with a Plant 10

Feeding on Plants 12

Designed to Hunt 14

Competing for Food 16

Hunting Together 18

Beware of the Trap! 20

Staying Alive 22

Safety in Numbers 24

Tricking the Enemy 26

Keeping a Balance 28

Glossary 30

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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