Bees & Wasps, 1st Edition

  • S.L. Hamilton
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629690996
  • ISBN-13: 9781629690995
  • DDC: 595.79
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released July 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This title introduces readers to bees and wasps. Different types of bees and wasps are examined such as social and solitary bees and social, solitary, aggressive, and paralyzing wasps. Readers will learn about each insect's body including all the parts of its head, thorax, and abdomen, and will also discover which bees and wasps can deliver a venomous or paralyzing sting. Where each bee or wasp can be found is covered, and the contributions of bees and wasps in medicine is introduced, including the use of venom for treatment of joint pain and arthritis. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover._x000D_
Title Page._x000D_
Copyright Page._x000D_
1: Bees & Wasps._x000D_
2: Body Parts._x000D_
3: Social Bees._x000D_
4: Solitary Bees._x000D_
5: Social Wasps._x000D_
6: Aggressive Wasps._x000D_
7: Solitary Wasps._x000D_
8: Paralyzing Wasp._x000D_
9: Bees & Wasps in Medicine._x000D_
10: Can You Eat Them?._x000D_