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Honey Bees: Letters From the Hive by Stephen Buchmann
Bees dance, make honey and help our planet! Wow, who knew bees were so amazing? But as bees seem to continue to disappear, you may start to wonder what on earth can we all do to help out? See how easily we can all answer these Letters from the Hive!
Case Closed? Nine Mysteries Unlocked by Modern Science by Susan Hughes.
From the Russian Tsarina Anastasia and Amelia Earhart to the INS Dakar, let these mysteries grab you and take you all over the Earth. And get this… there’s more. After every mystery, there’s another mystery that you can start solving on your own. Can you help solve them? We’ll come up with our own solutions if we read this book!
If Stones Could Speak: Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge by Marc Aronson
What are the secrets of the ancient stone circle? Were the carefully placed stones a burial site, an ancient calendar, a place of Druid worship…or even a site of sacrifice? We will go behind the scenes to experience this groundbreaking story first-hand, through the eyes of the experts who were actually there. Cool!
Kakapo Rescue by Sy Montgomery
This is the tale of “the strangest bird in the world.” You will “oooh” and “aaah” and wish to help save more of our amazing animals! Plus, the pictures of New Zealand and all of these adorable Kakapoos will steal your heart. Together, we can make a difference, and this story will convince you as to how you can get invovled.
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These are terrific books! Thank you, National Science Teacher’s Association for these great recommendations! You rock!