Category Archives: Science Books

For Arbor Day: Trees in Books and Butterfly Gardens

For our regular STEM Friday feature we recommend two books about trees for children, just in time for Arbor Day, next Friday April 24, 2015. (Read the rest of the reviews and see a video book trailer at Wrapped in … Continue reading

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A Place in Space and Star Cycles

For STEM Friday we have a new e-book, A Place In Space, by Astronomer Sarah Willis. In a clever linkage of ideas, a young girl and her cat take an imaginary trip into space (via telescope) to explore the Cat’s … Continue reading

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Insect Senses Activity Answers

Did you find the parts associated with insect senses from the previous post? Here are the labelled photographs to check. Remember: The following are public domain photographs taken by the USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab.  Name links will take … Continue reading

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