Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 12
- Grade: 7
How in the world do you classify the more than one million species in the animal kingdom? This fact-packed book divides animals into the major phyla, classes, and critical features. Fascinating case histories examine the discovery of new mammal species, the need to conserve endangered species, and using natural predators to control populations and preserve species and their environments.
About the authors
Shar Levine is an award-winning, bestselling Canadian children's author who has written over 55 books and kits. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, but you can visit her at www.sciencelady.com.
Leslie Johnstone holds a Masters in Education specializing in Curriculum Developmen. She co-authored the award-winning, Backyard Science. Leslie lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.