The World of Insects
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Ants are everywhere, from the Amazon rain forest to your backyard picnic. Some make nests while others keep on the move. Learn about these amazing social insects and how they work together to survive.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category Life Sciences
Copyright 2008
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2007-08-01
BISACS JNF051050, JNF003120
Dewey 595.79
Graphics Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level V
ATOS Reading Level 5.8
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 116483
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Gakken's Photo Encyclopedia: Ants
PestWorldforKids: Ants
Natural History Museum
  • An Army of Ants
  • The Ant Cycle of Life
  • Ants, Ants, and More Ants
  • In Appreciation of Ants
  • Man and Ants
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • The Animal Kingdom...Where Do Ants Fit In?
  • Index
Author: Sophie Lockwood


A noteworthy review of The World of Insects from School Library Journal on March 1, 2008

Concise texts describe the featured insects’ basic anatomy, outstanding physical and behavioral characteristics, diets, life cycles, roles in myths and legends, and effects on humans. Each title also includes a short survey of important groups (suborders, families) and from about a View →

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