How Your Body Works: Growth and Development: Cells and DNA, 1st Edition

  • Thomas Canavan
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  • ISBN-10: 1499412428
  • ISBN-13: 9781499412420
  • DDC: 572.86
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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In this book, readers learn that body growth begins at the cellular level. From the start of life to the growth spurts of teens, it's the tiny, basic units of life that make everything people do possible. The text also discusses gene expression and how bodies change as people grow from children to adults.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Building a Body.
2: All in the Mix.
3: Body Builder.
4: Back to Basics.
5: Small Beginnings.
6: Brand New You.
7: Growing Up.
8: You are Unique.
9: A Code for Life.
10: All Part of the Family.
11: Did You Know?.
12: Frequently Asked Questions.
13: Systems of the Body.
Further Reading.