Insects

Insects

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Description

"KFYK" is a highly visual, accessible and inspirational learning experience. Lively, engaging text explains the basics of a favourite science subject, zooming in on intriguing aspects illustrated with stunning full-colour photographs."KFYK Insects" introduces readers to the creepy-crawlies in the world around us. Insects are the most successful creatures on Earth, and come in a vast array of shapes and sizes - stick insects are masters of disguise, wasps can sting, and ants even have a social structure. Be amazed at the variety of insect life. Fun and easy projects help readers discover more about insects.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 194 x 255 x 5mm | 202g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour photographs
  • 0753413671
  • 9780753413678
  • 2,161,705

Review quote

"'Highly visual and inspirational for young readers.' Teaching & Learning 'This is a coherent, lucid series... pure gold.' The Observer"show more

About Barbara Taylor

Barbara Taylor is author of more than 100 children's information books. She has won numerous awards including the American Association of Physics Science Writing Award and the Geographical Association Gold Award.show more

Table of contents

6 What is an insect?; 8 All kinds of insects; 10 Big and small insects; 12 Insect athletes; 14 Wonder wings; 16 Clever colours; 18 Fighting back; 20 Insect senses; 22 Hungry insects; 24 Nibbling plants; 26 Insect hunters; 28 Life cycles; 30 Insect eggs; 32 Honeybee hive; 34 Friends and foes; 36 Plant partners; 38 Water insects; 40 Night lights; 42 Projects; 48 Index.show more

Rating details

15 ratings
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3 40% (6)
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