Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library


The basics of animal systems / Anne Wanjie, editor.


  • ISBN: 1477705562 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9781477705568 (lib. bdg.)
  • Description: 96 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2014.

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 90) and index.
Contents Note: Diversity in the animal kingdom -- Ways of eating -- Locomotion -- Adapting to habitats -- Animal defense mechanisms -- Mating and offspring -- Close associations among animals -- Animal systems of communication -- Biography: Charles Darwin.
Summary: In this text, readers can attend to the precise details of explanations and descriptions as expressed in the Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects. They learn about animal diversity and investigate feeding differences. Animal locomotion, habitats, methods animals use to defend themselves, reproduction, and animal associations and symbioses (such as mutualisms, commensalism, and parasitisms) are explored in depth.
Wanjie, Anne, editor. (Added Author).

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Animal systems