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Bugs Are Insects (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science: Stage 1)

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Is a ladybug really a bug?

Is a honeybee an insect?

How about a spider?

How do you know?

Find out how you can tell if a beautiful butterfly or a crawling centipede is actually an insect or something else. Discover a hidden world of tiny creatures building their homes, stalking their prey, and hiding from their enemies right in your own backyard.

Synopsis:

Is a spider an insect? Is a ladybug a bug? Lean how to tell what is an insect and what isn't, and discover the fascinating world of the tiny creatures who live in your own backyard.

Synopsis:

Is a ladybug really a bug?

Is a honeybee an insect?

How about a spider?

How do you know?

Find out how you can tell if a beautiful butterfly or a crawling centipede is actually an insect or something else. Discover a hidden world of tiny creatures building their homes, stalking their prey, and hiding from their enemies right in your own backyard.

About the Author

In Her Own Words...

I don't remember learning to read; it seems as though I've always known how. In the same way, I don't know when I first began to draw and paint. I've always loved books and have always known I wanted to be an artist. So making picture books for children was my natural calling. I still remember how the world looked to me when I was very young, so communicating with children just starting off on what I hope will be a lifetime love of books feels right.

Many of the books I write I illustrate myself, but I've also been lucky to have collaborated with other illustrators who bring their own special gifts and vision to the words I write.

One of these is my daughter, Lizzy Rockwell. She has collaborated with me on a series of books about a group of children learning about the world, and telling the reader about themselves, in the sort of charmed and happy classroom all children should have. Two of the titles are just right for the fall back-to-school season Halloween Day and Thanksgiving Day.

Paul Meisel has illustrated Morgan Plays Soccer, published in August 2001. This is the first of a series of books about what it means to be a "good sport". Sports are a big part of childhood. Even those who aren't good at them must learn the rules of the game. As Morgan Brownbear finds out, it isn't easy although if you have good friends who are also good sports it helps.

I've never met a child who wasn't intrigued by insects. Steve Jenkins' illustrations for Bugs Are Insects, Let'S Read And Find Out (May 2001) show why children like my youngest grandson, Christian, are taken with the beauty and variety they see in the insect world.

I believe that once a book is published it belongs to its readers. So now I'm busy working on ideas for new books. I love doing this, for I'm always refreshed by starting this kind of adventure carrying an idea all the way turning it into a book for others to read and enjoy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064452038
Author:
Jenkins, Steve
Author:
Jenkins, Steve
Author:
by Anne Rockwell and Steve Jenkins
Author:
Rockwell, Anne F.
Author:
Anne Rockwell
Publisher:
HarperTrophy
Subject:
General
Subject:
Animals - Insects Spiders etc.
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Science
Subject:
Science & Technology - Biology
Subject:
Science & Nature - Biology
Subject:
Insects
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Wild Animals
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1
Publication Date:
20010531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from PreS to 1
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
7.94x9.81x.14 in. .32 lbs.
Age Level:
03-06

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"Synopsis" by , Is a spider an insect? Is a ladybug a bug? Lean how to tell what is an insect and what isn't, and discover the fascinating world of the tiny creatures who live in your own backyard.
"Synopsis" by , Is a ladybug really a bug?

Is a honeybee an insect?

How about a spider?

How do you know?

Find out how you can tell if a beautiful butterfly or a crawling centipede is actually an insect or something else. Discover a hidden world of tiny creatures building their homes, stalking their prey, and hiding from their enemies right in your own backyard.

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