Leaf Litter Critters
ISBN10: 156145950X ISBN13: 9781561459506 Contributors: Meganck, Robert (Illustrator) Publisher: Peachtree Pub Co Inc Published: Mar 1 2018 Pages: 55 Weight: 0.56lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Have fun on this poetic tour through the leaf litter layer and dig into the fascinating facts about the tiny critters who live there.
Nineteen poems in a variety of verse forms with accompanying science notes take readers on a decomposer safari through the "brown food web," from bacteria through tardigrades and on to rove beetle predators with other busy recyclers in-between. Glossary, hands-on investigations, and resources are included in the back matter.