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What Are Tropical Rainforests?

Author: Maddie Gibbs
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Britannica Educational Publishing, 2019.
Series: Let's Find Out! Biomes Ser.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Known for their astounding biodiversity, tropical rainforests are a perennially popular topic of study in elementary schools. Readers will encounter the fascinating plants and animals that can be found in the canopy, understory, and forest floor. They'll also learn about the importance of rainforests, as well as the causes and effects of rainforest destruction. Spectacular photographs will draw in students, while  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gibbs, Maddie.
What Are Tropical Rainforests?
Chicago, IL : Britannica Educational Publishing, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maddie Gibbs
ISBN: 9781508106746 1508106746
OCLC Number: 1065029542
Description: 1 online resource (34 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; The Forest Biomes; Where Are Tropical Rainforests?; From the Canopy to the Ground; Tropical Rainforest Plants; Tropical Rainforest Animals; Spotlight on the Amazon Rainforest; Rainforest Peoples; An Important Biome; The Destruction of Tropical Rainforests; Glossary; For More Information; Index; Back Cover.
Series Title: Let's Find Out! Biomes Ser.

Abstract:

Known for their astounding biodiversity, tropical rainforests are a perennially popular topic of study in elementary schools. Readers will encounter the fascinating plants and animals that can be found in the canopy, understory, and forest floor. They'll also learn about the importance of rainforests, as well as the causes and effects of rainforest destruction. Spectacular photographs will draw in students, while sidebar boxes encourage critical thinking.

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