Hear Your Heart (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) (Paperback)

Hear Your Heart (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) By Paul Showers, Holly Keller (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Paul Showers, Holly Keller (Illustrator)
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Description


Read and find out about how your heart works in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book.

Night and day, whether you're asleep or awake, your heart is always beating. This overview of how the heart works is a good overview for youg readers.

Hear Your Heart also includes a find out more section on how to measure your heart rate, how to exercise your heart, and how to make a stethoscope.

This clear and appealing science book for early elementary age kids, both at home and in the classroom, is a Level 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades. The 100+ titles in this leading nonfiction series are:

  • hands-on and visual
  • acclaimed and trusted
  • great for classrooms

Top 10 reasons to love LRFOs:

  • Entertain and educate at the same time
  • Have appealing, child-centered topics
  • Developmentally appropriate for emerging readers
  • Focused; answering questions instead of using survey approach
  • Employ engaging picture book quality illustrations
  • Use simple charts and graphics to improve visual literacy skills
  • Feature hands-on activities to engage young scientists
  • Meet national science education standards
  • Written/illustrated by award-winning authors/illustrators & vetted by an expert in the field
  • Over 130 titles in print, meeting a wide range of kids' scientific interests

Books in this series support the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards. Let's-Read-and-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.

About the Author


Paul Showers wrote twenty books for the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series, including favorites such as What Happens to a Hamburger? and Where Does the Garbage Go? Mr. Showers worked on the Detroit Free Press, the New York Herald Tribune, and for thirty years, the Sunday New York Times.

Holly Keller has illustrated a number of books in the Lets-Read-and-Find-Out Science series, including Be a Friend to Trees. She is also the author and illustrator of many picture books, including Island Baby and Horace.

Ms. Keller lives in West Redding, Connecticut.



Product Details
ISBN: 9780064451390
ISBN-10: 0064451399
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: December 26th, 2000
Pages: 40
Language: English
Series: Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2