Blueberries Grow on a Bush

Blueberries Grow on a Bush by Mari Schuh Reading level: Beginning/Easy Reader (Ages 4-8) Summary: Describes and illustrates the life cycle of blueberries and other berries using appropriate first-grade vocabulary. Introduces concepts of pollination and dormancy. Illustrations:  Color photographs Comments:  … Continue reading

Experiment with Seeds (Junior Scientists)

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Seeds by Susan H. Gray Series:  Science Explorer Junior Reading level: grades 2-3 (somewhat younger than suggested by publisher) Summary:  Directions for three simple science experiments with seeds that use common household ingredients. Addresses questions such … Continue reading

Carrots Grow Underground

Did you know that May is Get Caught Reading month? Why not get caught reading some great science books and do some hands-on activities, too? Carrots Grow Underground by Mari Schuh Reading level: Beginning/Easy Reader (Ages 4-8) Summary: Describes and … Continue reading