From the mosses and reindeer of the tundra to the thick canopy and brightly colored birds of the tropical rain forest, Earth is home to remarkable biodiversity. This series delves into some of the major biomes found around the world, showcasing their features, climate, and the variety of living things that make their home there. Readers will also learn about the impact that human actions and climate change can have on an ecosystem and the efforts that are being made to combat these environmental threats. Features include: Meets the requirements of the Ecosystems and Biological Evolution dimensions of the Next Generation Science Standards, including how to compare the diversity of life in different habitats. Images and maps provide additional context to help readers understand the geography and importance of each biome.
Number of Titles: 6
Interest Level: Grades 1-5
Guided Reading Level: K
Lexile Level: 790-940
ISBN: 9781508107064 (Print) 9781625136435 (E-book)