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Living systems : life's inside story

Author: Emily Sohn; Pat Ohlenroth
Publisher: Chicago : Norwood House Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Describes the different systems that make up humans and plants: how and why they both eat, drink, and stay alive. As readers use scientific inquiry to learn about these specific living systems, an activity based on real world situations challenges them to apply what they've learned in order to solve a puzzle"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Philosophy
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emily Sohn; Pat Ohlenroth
ISBN: 9781599534275 1599534274
OCLC Number: 676725775
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: IScience puzzle --
Discover activity --
Body basics: cells --
What is the purpose of your body's transport systems? --
Pump it! --
Connecting to history --
Science at work --
Breath of life --
Eat up! --
How does material move through the excretory system? --
Transport systems in plants --
Solve the iScience puzzle --
Beyond the puzzle.
Responsibility: by Emily Sohn and Patricia Ohlenroth.

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"Describes the different systems that make up humans and plants: how and why they both eat, drink, and stay alive. As readers use scientific inquiry to learn about these specific living systems, an activity based on real world situations challenges them to apply what they've learned in order to solve a puzzle"--Provided by publisher.

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Good science reader for older grades

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-06-10) Very Good Permalink

This is one of the titles in the iScience Readers series, published by Norwood House. It includes an iScience puzzle at the beginning of the book. Readers are challenged to solve a puzzle about which living systems in a greenhouse aren't working properly. The information in the book will help the...
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