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Science verse.

Author: Jon Scieszka
Publisher: New York, New york Penguin Group ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the teacher tells his class that they can hear the poetry of science in everything, a student is struck with a curse and begins hearing nothing but science verses that sound very much like some well-known poems.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Scieszka
ISBN: 0670910570 9780670910571
OCLC Number: 868149154
Awards: Winner of Parents Choice Award (Fall) (1998-2007) (Gold) 2004
Short-listed for Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award 2006
Short-listed for Connecticut Book Awards (Children's Illustration) 2005
Short-listed for Beehive Awards (Poetry) 2007
Short-listed for Buckaroo Book Award 2005
Short-listed for Louisiana Young Readers' Choice Award (Grades 3-5) 2007
Short-listed for Rhode Island Children's Book Awards 2006
Description: pages 35 Hardback 7/05

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What if a boring lesson about the food chain became a sing-aloud celebration of predators and their prey? This book features rhyme and verse on a scientific theme.  Read more...

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"Clever and often droll, the verse ably juggles facts, meter, and rhyme schemes and usually reflects a student's point of view: grossed out by the human body, bored by yet another year of dinosaur Read more...

 
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