The muscular system is made up of three different kinds of muscles: skeletal muscles, smooth muscle, and heart muscle. But what does each kind of muscle do? And where in the body are they located? Explore the muscular system in this engaging and informative book.
|Publisher:||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Series:||Searchlight Books - How Does Your Body Work? Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.40(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Lexile:||540L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||8 - 10 Years|
About the Author
Rebecca L. Johnson writes award-winning nonfiction for children and young adults about scientific discoveries and the scientists who make them. She hopes her books will inspire new generations of scientists by introducing readers to some of the remarkable species with whom we share the planet. Learn more at www.rebeccajohnsonbooks.com.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Body Movers 4
Chapter 2 How Muscles Work 10
Chapter 3 Muscles You Move 14
Chapter 4 Muscles that Move Themselves 25
Chapter 5 The Heart 29
Chapter 6 Keeping Muscles Health 32
Learn More about the Muscular System 39