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How Things Work: In the Yard

How Things Work: In the Yard

by Lisa Campbell Ernst Illustrated by Lisa Campbell Ernst
Learn the Extraordinary Secrets Behind Ordinary Things

Detailed illustrations and straightforward explanations reveal the inner workings of everyday outdoor objects.

Award-winning author and illustrator Lisa Campbell Ernst offers readers a glimpse into the incredible ways ordinary things work. Kids will be fascinated to find out how acorns grow, how bubbles form, how birds fly, and many other secrets of nature and technology that are hidden in plain sight. Carefully labeled drawings and easy-to-understand text take readers from the depths of an anthill clear into the clouds. After reading this captivating book, children will never look at their own backyard in the same way.

5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades K - 3
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Number of Pages

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Lisa Campbell Ernst
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