Insect-o-mania! (Science with Stuff Series)

Insect-o-mania! (Science with Stuff Series)

by Allyson Kulavis


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Like Shark-tastic, Space-tacular, and Fossil-icious, this "science with stuff" book gives kids a hands-on connection to science—this time with a vivid exploration of insects.

Fascinating pictures of creepy crawlies illustrate incredible factoids and amazing species for a thoroughly addictive read. The book comes with an awesome-looking insect captured in resin—a pocket treasure that is sure to thrill bug lovers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781935703587
Publisher: Downtown Bookworks
Publication date: 07/23/2013
Series: Science with Stuff , #4
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)
Lexile: 950L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Allyson Kulavis was a STAR science teacher for more than 6 years. She is also the author of SPACE-TACULAR and FOSSIL-ICIOUS.

Table of Contents

Insects Everywhere! 4

What Makes on Insect on Insect 6

Naming Insects 8

Look Ma, No Bones! 10

Growing and Changing 12

And the Winner Is … 14

Look at That! 16

Munch, Slurp, Grab 18

Beetles 20

Big, Beautiful Wings 22

Butterflies vs. Moths 24

How Insects See the World 26

Honey Bees 28

Mimicry and Camouflage 30

Twigs and Leaves … with Legs 32

Praying Mantises 34

Staying Alive 36

Ants Work Together 38

Helpful Insects and Pests 40

Cockroaches 42

Surviving the Winter 44

Insects You Can Eat 46

See a Little Critter Up Close! 48

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