Science Adventurers: Amazon Explorers, 1st Edition

  • Andrea Pelleschi
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532175132
  • ISBN-13: 9781532175138
  • DDC: 577.4
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released January 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Amazon Explorers examines how researchers are learning about the rain forest’s plants and animals, what discoveries are being made in the Amazon, and how people are working to combat the effects of deforestation and climate change. Features include vivid photos, in-depth examinations of scientific concepts, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Uncontacted People.
2: Mysterious Earthworks.
3: Brazil’s Highest Mountain.
4: The Amazon’s Coral Reef.
5: Medicine Discoveries.
6: Strange Weather.
7: New Species.
8: Deforestation.
9: Climate Change.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About The Author.