Teaching Through Trade Books: What's the Big Deal About Bees?

by: Emily Morgan and Karen Ansberry

This column includes activities inspired by children’s literature. In this month’s issue students explore the essential role of bees in our ecosystems and why the loss of bees is a very big deal.

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5E Early Education General Science Lesson Plans Life Science Literacy


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 1/1/2015Stock # sc15_052_05_24Volume 052Issue 05

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