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Biomes : discover the earth's ecosystems : with environmental science activities for kids —Latham, Donna, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 9 items

Discusses different types of biomes on Earth: forests, deserts, grasslands, tundra, mountains, oceans. Activities and projects include making a blubber mitt, a rainstick, a tornado in a bottle, a food chain flipbook, a g...

Amazing biome projects you can build yourself —Latham, Donna.
Book
2009
1 available of 2 items

Projects and activities for children ages 9-12 to learn about the Earth's major biomes.

Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering —Latham, Donna.
Book
2013
0 available of 2 items

Examines the physical science behind the construction of skyscrapers, covering such topics as gravity, inertia, oscillation, and static electricity. Looks at how the engineering and building techniques involved in the cr...

Garbage : follow the path of your trash : with environmental science activities for kids —Latham, Donna, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 2 items

Where does garbage go? How does it break down? What are the challenges of dealing with so much waste? What can we do decrease the amount of stuff we are throwing away? Garbage explores questions like these while encourag...

Bridges and tunnels : investigate feats of engineering —Latham, Donna.
Book
2012
4 available of 4 items

Explores the innovation and physical science behind bridges and tunnels, featuring illustrated, step-by-step instructions for twenty-five projects designed to help students learn about the engineering process.

Coniferous forests —Latham, Donna.
Book
2011
4 available of 4 items

Discusses the landscape and climate of taigas, the types of taigas found around the world, and the animals and plants that live in them. The diverse woodland of coniferous forests is revealed in this detailed resource, c...

Garbage : investigate what happens when you throw it out —Latham, Donna
Book
2011
4 available of 4 items

Introduces waste and recycling, examines the effectiveness of recycling, and uses projects to investigate the world of trash.

Backyard biology : investigate habitats outside your door with 25 projects —Latham, Donna.
Book
2013
5 available of 5 items

Invites children ages 9 and up to investigate living things, especially in yards, parks, nature areas, and playgrounds. Trivia and fun facts bring animals, plants, and microorganisms to life, in all their wonder.

Rain forests —Latham, Donna.
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

Showcasing one of the environment's most valuable biomes, this overview centers on the planet's rain forests, exploring its assortment of plants and animals and reviewing the greenhouse gases and the accelerating extinct...

Tundra —Latham, Donna.
Book
2010
1 available of 1 items

Offers an introduction on the tundra landscape, describing the physical features, plant and animal life, and environmental risks that threaten the survival of both the area and its inhabitants.

Canals and dams : investigate feats of engineering —Latham, Donna.
Book
2013
2 available of 2 items

Trivia and fun facts illustrate engineering ingenuity and achievements from ancient aqueducts to the Suez Canal and the Hoover Dam. Includes activities and projects to encourage children to explore the engineering proces...

Ecology —Latham, Donna.
Book
2009
2 available of 2 items

Earth's biomes —Latham, Donna.
Book
2009
2 available of 2 items

Informative text, photographs, illustrations, and science activities and projects examine biomes, including deserts, the tundra, freshwater regions and more and discusses related topics, such as adaptation and the Tollun...

Grasslands and savannas —Latham, Donna.
Book
2011
3 available of 3 items

Exploring the vast biome of the savannas and grasslands, this book discusses the landscape and climate of grasslands and savannas, the types of grasslands found around the world, and the animals and plants that live in t...

Cells, tissues, and organs —Latham, Donna.
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

Respiration and photosynthesis —Latham, Donna.
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

A discussion of plants' ability to change sunlight into energy, with illustrations, charts, graphs, and a timeline, covering terms and concepts associated with photosynthesis, food chains, and ecosystems.

Biomes : Discover the Earth's Ecosystems with Environmental Science Activities for Kids —Latham, Donna, author.
EBook
2019

What's the difference between a desert and a rain forest? A tundra and a coniferous forest? These are all examples of biomes, and they are all home to plants and animals that are uniquely adapted to live in those environ...

Amazing Biome Projects : You Can Build Yourself —Latham, Donna, author.
EBook
2009

Amazing Biome Projects You Can Build Yourself takes kids ages 9 and up on a circumnavigation of the globe to learn about Earth's terrestrial and aquatic biomes. Kid's will wander through forests, sizzle in deserts, shive...

Backyard Biology : Discover the Life Cycles and Adaptations Outside Your Door with Hands-On Science Activities. —Latham, Donna, author.
EBook
2020

Offering a deep peek into the world right outside your door, this life science book for middle readers gets kids excited about the natural world with fantastic hands-on science experiments! Where can you study biology? E...

Music : Investigate the Evolution of American Sound —Latham, Donna, author.
EBook
2014

The United States boasts a rich musical diversity. Colonial Americans integrated European traditions with new cultural influences to compose a unique musical identity. African traditions influenced hymns and folk songs t...

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