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Black Rabbit Books BRB KIDS TOP TEN SCIENCE SERIES FOR FALL 2009

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FORENSIC INVESTIGATIONS

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WHERE TO FIND MINIBEASTS

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FUN SCIENCE PROJECTS

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AMAZING PLANET EARTH

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QEB MY BODY

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HOW DOES IT GROW?

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HOW’S YOUR HEALTH?

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GET TO KNOW YOUR PET

1 FORENSIC INVESTIGATIONS

2 WHERE TO FIND MINIBEASTS

3 FUN SCIENCE PROJECTS

4 Amazing Planet Earth

9 10 5 Qeb My Body

(Page 56 of catalog. ISBN S978159920457) This series illustrates the scientific techniques and principles used by police and in courts of law while investigating crime scenes. Real-life case studies and “under the microscope” features enhance its appeal. (Page 29 of catalog. ISBN S978159920327) Up-close photography and in-depth text bring young readers into the intriguing world of minibeasts. Each volume features an illustrated field guide to assist budding scientists in collecting and identifying these tiny creatures.

6 how does it grow?

(Page 39 of catalog. ISBN S978159604187) This series serves up an equal measure of science and fun. Young students will find a wealth of science fair ideas in these carefully planned projects that provide an excellent introduction to physical science. (Page 40 of catalog. ISBN S978159920372) A fascinating inside look at earth science, this series describes the powerful forces that change the face of the planet. Engrossing case studies alternate with a clear text and colorful diagrams that illustrate the science principles involved.

7 How’s Your health?

(Page 50 of catalog. ISBN S978159566973) Through labeled diagrams and simple text, young readers will learn about health and hygiene with these books. Activities and notes for parents and teachers are also included. (Page 30 of catalog. ISBN S978159920352) Young readers will learn about life cycles and habitats with this new series. A delightful combination of illustrations and photography, paired with a strong text, these books provide a satisfying primary resource.

8 GET TO KNOW YOUR PET

(Page 53 of catalog. ISBN S978159920220) With straightforward text, this series describes common childhood illnesses in a way kids can understand, so that they know what to expect when they are sick. Activities and tips for staying healthy are also included. (Page 33 of catalog. ISBN S978159920088) Children will learn to become responsible pet owners with this series, which also profiles animal behavior. Fun facts and Q & A sidebars add a playful touch.

9 How Machines Work

HOW MACHINES WORK

(Page 58 of catalog. ISBN S978159920292) Clear explanations and comprehensive process diagrams illustrate the “how” and “why” behind cutting-edge machinery.

DINOSAURS ALIVE!

(Page 34 of catalog. ISBN S978159920065) With bright, colorful photos and accessible text, this series takes young readers back into prehistoric times where they learn how dinosaurs lived. Handy pronunciation guides and fun facts are included in each volume. 10 DINOSAURS ALIVE!


Take A Second Look How’s Your Health?

“This series masters the basics and simultaneously encourages further learning with sidebars that help readers think concretely about the subject. Altogether a pitch-perfect presentation.” —School Library Journal

Get to Know Your Pet

“This pragmatic book answers questions with admirable clarity . . . perfect for young readers. Labeled illustrations reveal the veritable mountain of gear a dog requires, and nearly every page is broken up with a “Doggy Fact,” Q & A, or bullet list, as well as a suitable mix of cute photos and educational sketches.” —Booklist

How Machines Work

“This attractive series delivers a significant amount of material through its writing and graphics… it strikes a good balance between entertainment and education.” —School Library Journal

Dinosaurs Alive!

“Organized by dinosaur type and then by era within the type, this series provides vital statistics, distinguishing features, and natural habitat of each dinosaur. Add this series to your library, while you weed some of the worn or less engaging volumes on this topic.” —Library Media Connection

How to Order Black Rabbit Books are sold directly to schools through The Creative Company, P.O. Box 227, Mankato, MN 56002. Our books are also available through any of the national wholesalers. Series Forensic Investigations (6 titles) Where to Find Minibeasts (6 titles) Fun Science Projects (8 titles) Amazing Planet Earth (6 titles) QEB My Body (8 titles) How Does it Grow? (6 titles) How’s Your Health? (6 titles) Get to Know Your Pet (6 titles) How Machines Work (6 titles) Dinosaurs Alive! (6 titles)

ISBN S978159920457 S978159920327 S978159604187 S978159920372 S978159566973 S978159920352 S978159920220 S978159920088 S978159920292 S978159920065

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BRB KIDS Top 10 Science Series for 2009  

Black Rabbit Books - Top 10 Science Series for Kids