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Building Blocks of Science Literacy Series™: Plant and Animal Structures

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Grade 4. 2015. 16 pages. Plant and Animal Structures, part of the Building Blocks of Science Literacy Series™, encourages students to think about form and function related to plants and animals, and how form and function enable these organisms to grow, survive, and reproduce. Topics include: Animal Structures; Plant Structures; the Science and Engineering Practices of developing explanations for structure and purpose; and learning more about the career of a biomimicry engineer. Soft cover.

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Grade 4. 2015. 16 pages. Plant and Animal Structures, part of the Building Blocks of Science Literacy Series™, encourages students to think about form and function related to plants and animals, and how form and function enable these organisms to grow, survive, and reproduce. Topics include:

  • Animal Structures
  • Plant Structures
  • Science and Engineering Practices
  • The Career of a Biomimicry Engineer

Developed to enhance the teaching of Building Blocks of Science® units and other science curriculums, the Building Blocks of Science Literacy Series™: Plant and Animal Structures reader supports inquiry-based science lessons with engaging informational text. The content gives students a natural transition from hands-on investigations, builds background knowledge to reinforce conceptual learning, and lets students apply relevant nonfiction to their own real-world experiences. Educational studies show that children are more likely to engage with a reading exercise when the literature is related to a recent hands-on activity. The reader helps improve reading comprehension and aligns with the Next Generation Science Standards®. Soft cover.

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