Flies, 1st Edition

  • S.L. Hamilton
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629691011
  • ISBN-13: 9781629691015
  • DDC: 595.77
  • 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 flies. Different types of flies are examined such as houseflies, blowflies, craneflies, deer and horse flies, tsetse flies, mosquitos, robber flies, and tacinid flies. Readers will learn about each fly's body including all the parts of its head, thorax, and abdomen. The contributions of flies in medicine is introduced, including maggot therapy. Where each fly can be found is covered, as is at which life stage a fly may be eaten! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover._x000D_
Title Page._x000D_
Copyright Page._x000D_
1: Flies._x000D_
2: Body Parts._x000D_
3: Cleanup Crew._x000D_
4: Mimic Flies._x000D_
5: Biting Flies._x000D_
6: Predator Flies._x000D_
7: Flies in Medicine._x000D_
8: Can You Eat Them?._x000D_