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Distinctions in Nature - Set of 2
    Code: DISTI101
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    ISBN: 9781502622662
    Format: Library Binding
    Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
    Series: Distinctions in Nature
    Ages: 8 to 11
    Size: 7¼ X 8¾
    Total Pages: 32
    For Grades: 3 to 5
    Accelerated Reader: No
    List Price: $57.00
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    There is great diversity in nature even among species or elements that appear to have so much in common. What are these differences? These fun books decode distinctions in the natural world. Readers apply critical thinking skills as they compare and contrast the defining characteristics of each subject. Each title includes a quiz to reinforce these differences and concepts.

    Each book contains:

    • Dynamic visuals to support and reinforce the classification features used to distinguish species in each distinctive group
    • An engaging activity for readers to classify species using visual prompts
    • Close-up images to highlight key features used in classifying systems
    • Additional information on unique species that break the rules and do not follow the traditional classification system applied by scientists

    Curriculum connections:

    • Applies observation skills to compare and contrast specific examples within the text
    • Supports the Next Generation Science Standards by promoting scientific literacy and laying the foundation for deeper understanding across the physical, life, and Earth and space sciences
    • Challenges readers to identify and analyze the similarities and differences used in classifying the natural world then apply these patterns to make predictions
    • Encourages readers to make observations and find patterns to support an explanation


    • Index
    • Websites
    • Glossary
    • Diagrams
    • Fact Boxes
    • Full-Color Photographs
    • Further Information Section
    • Quiz

    Titles include:

    Insects and Arachnids Explained


    Migratory and Resident Birds Explained