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Broken Bones

Broken Bones

Series: My Health
by Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein, Laura Silverstein Nunn
This book gives an excellent description of how bones and muscles work together. Colorful illustrations show how the skeleton keeps the body together and descriptions of how doctors help fractures heal are provided.

Series Information

Every child endures colds, rashes, cuts and scrapes, and tooth decay, and everyone knows someone who has had head lice, pinkeye, chickenpox, or a broken bone. "My Health" explains the science behind common illnesses and injuries and also emphasizes the importance of maintaining personal health.

Series Features

• Medical illustrations
• Appropriate cartoon art
• Sidebars
• A must for any library looking to expand its collection of books on health and the human body
• Explains the science behind common illnesses and injuries

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
4.5
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N
Publisher
Tandem Library
Genre
Informational Text

About the Authors

Alvin Silverstein Dr. Alvin Silverstein is a Professor of Biology at the College of Staten Island of the City University of New York.
Virginia Silverstein
Laura Silverstein Nunn

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