WorldCat Identities

Ross, Michael Elsohn 1952-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 133 publications in 2 languages and 22,606 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Stories in rhyme  Poetry  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.R7432, 595.78139
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Michael Elsohn Ross
 
Most widely held works by Michael Elsohn Ross
Caterpillarology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for finding, collecting, and keeping caterpillars and suggests how to delve into the secret lives of these little neighbors of ours
Mama's milk by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text portray baby mammals nursing
Wormology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to earthworms which includes habitats, anatomy, reproduction, feeding habits and function in nature, plus a variety of experiments to try
Salvador Dalí and the surrealists : their lives and ideas : 21 activities by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the lives and creative work of the surrealist artist Salvador Dalí and other artists and friends who shared his new ways of exploring art. Features art activities that engage the subconscious thoughts and spontaneity of the reader
Ladybugology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and German and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and life of ladybugs and provides instructions for finding, collecting, and keeping t ese beetles as pets. Grade 5.9; 15420; pts 1.0
Bug watching with Charles Henry Turner by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Henry Turner, an African-American scientist and expert bug watcher, followed his questions and made amazing discoveries about ants, bees, and other small creatures. Follow his inspiring story as he works toward his goals despite prejudice and learns about the intelligent ways of bugs
Snug as a bug by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and short, rhyming verses portray bedtime rituals, from stories to goodnight kisses, of various bugs as they settle down on a branch, in an old cap, or under a rock and head to dreamland
Cricketology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for finding, collecting, and keeping crickets and suggests how to delve into the secret lives of these chirping neighbors
Rolypolyology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and German and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for finding, collecting, and keeping these crustaceans and suggests ways to delve into their secret lives
Spiderology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and habits of spiders and provides instructions for finding, collecting, and keeping spiders
Sandbox scientist : real science activities for little kids by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for adults in setting up activities for children ages two to eight to discover scientific facts about water, matter, air, light, etc., using familiar materials
Snailology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for finding, collecting, and keeping snails and suggests how to delve into the secret lives of these shell dwellers
Mexican Christmas by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the experiences of children during the festivals and religious observances of the Christmas season in Oaxaca, Mexico
Millipedeology by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of the millipede and presents millipede-related activities
Bird watching with Margaret Morse Nice by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and career of ornithologist Margaret Morse Nice who devoted more than eighty years to studying and writing about birds. Also includes tips and activities for readers to become bird watchers in their own right
A world of her own : 24 amazing women explorers and adventurers by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The stories of two dozen fascinating female explorers, from a wide range of eras, cultures, races, and economic backgrounds, are profiled in this entertaining and educational resource. Each of the women profiled overcame many obstacles to satisfy her curiosity and passions, including Eleanor Creesy, who was a ship's navigator in the 1800s; Kate Jackson, an insatiable investigator of venomous snakes whose work has led her to remote Africa and Latin America; and Constanza Ceruti, the world's only female high-elevation archaeologist, who carries out excavations on the Earth's highest peaks in dangerously thin air and subzero temperatures. Offering not only important historical context but also original interviews with many intriguing modern explorers, this who's who of women explorers will provide inspiration to today's young women interested in nature, science, and a physical challenge."
Pond watching with Ann Morgan by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of Ann Haven Morgan, who studied, taught, and wrote about the animals of ponds and streams and the importance of an ecological approach to conservation. Includes related activities
Exploring the earth with John Wesley Powell by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the geologist who mapped the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon. Includes related activities
Nature art with Chiura Obata by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of nature artist and Japanese American Chiura Obata. Includes tips on how readers can make their own nature art
Fish watching with Eugenie Clark by Michael Elsohn Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and career of ichthyologist Eugenie Clark, who began her research observing fresh-water acquarium fishes and moved on to the underwater study of sharks and other marine animals. Includes observation tips and and related activities
 
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Caterpillarology
Alternative Names
Elsohn Ross, Michael 1952-

Ross, Michael

Ross, Michael E.

Ross, Michael E. 1952-

로스, 마이클 엘슨 1952-

Languages
English (66)

German (2)

Covers
Mama's milkWormologySalvador Dalí and the surrealists : their lives and ideas : 21 activitiesLadybugologyBug watching with Charles Henry TurnerSnug as a bugCricketologyRolypolyology