The plant kingdom contains more than 250,000 species. This colorful book describes the main groups of plants, including mosses, ferns, conifers, and flowering plants. Special sections highlight the role of plants in the environment—as producers in the food chain and producers of the world’s oxygen—and their role in climate and the water cycle.
About the authors
Shar Levine is an award-winning, bestselling Canadian children's author who has written over 55 books and kits. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, but you can visit her at www.sciencelady.com.
Leslie Johnstone holds a Masters in Education specializing in Curriculum Developmen. She co-authored the award-winning, Backyard Science. Leslie lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Plants: Flowering Plants, Ferns, Mosses, and Other Plants (Class of Their Own)This colourful book describes the main groups of plants, including mosses, ferns, conifers and flowering plants. Special sections highlight the role of plants in the environment — as producers in the food chain and producers of the world’s oxygen — and how they affect climate and the water cycle.
Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2011.
Other titles by Shar Levine
What Sound Does a Sea Horse Make?
Hockey Science: 25 Winning Experiments
25 Winning Experiments
Snowy Science: 25 Cool Experiments
25 Cool Experiments
Animals: Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians, Fish, and Other Animals
Eye to Eye 3-D Bees and Micro Fleas
Includes 24 Stereographic Cards and 3-D Viewer