The following books and websites contain additional information, activities, and enrichment options.


What Is a Plant?
Bobbie Kalman, Crabapple, 2000
Flowers, Trees, and Fruits
Sally Morgan, King´Čüsher, 2002
The Cycle of Your Life
Rebecca Weber, Compass Point, 2004
Castles, Caves, and Honeycombs
Linda Ashman, Harcourt, 2001
Around One Cactus
Anthony D. Fredericks, Dawn, 2003
Wetland Animals
Francine Galko, Heinemann, 2002


The Electronic Naturalist
Garden Mosaics
Using Live Insects in Elementary Classrooms

For additional websites, see the Best of the Net feature at and sites recommended by the National Science Teachers Association at