My Hands

by Aliki

On Sale: 01/26/2000

My Hands

by Aliki

illustrated by Aliki

On Sale: 01/26/2000

Format:

Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children (NSTA/CBC)

About the Book

Read and find out about the many ways hands are important in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book.

Clapping, waving, pushing, pulling, scratching, digging, tickling—how many ways do you use your hands every day?

With her trademark simple words and delightful pictures, acclaimed children's writer Aliki explains the many ways our hands are important to us.

This is a clear and appealing science book for early elementary age kids, both at home and in the classroom. It's a Level 1 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores introductory concepts perfect 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.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780064450966
  • ISBN 10: 0064450961
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 01/26/2000
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price:8.50 CAD
  • Ages: 4 to 8
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Concepts / Body
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / Maturing
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology

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