Why Do Leaves Change Color? by Betsy MaestroWhy Do Leaves Change Color? by Betsy Maestro

Why Do Leaves Change Color?

byBetsy Maestro

Paperback | August 4, 2015

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It's fall! The leaves are changing color. This Let's-Read-and-Find-Out picture book explains the magical process of how leaves change their color in autumn.

Now rebranded with a new cover look, this classic picture book features graceful text and simple, fun diagrams to explain concepts like photosynthesis and the different types of leaves. This book also includes simple activities to do with leaves like leaf rubbings. Both the text and art were expert-vetted for accuracy.

This is a Level 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts perfect for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science 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.

Betsy Maestro is the author of the "American Story" series, illustrated by her husband, Giulio. She has also written several other non-fiction picture books, including the Let's-Read-And-Find-Out science booksHow Do Apples Grow?andWhy Do Leaves Change Color?The Maestros live in Old Lyme, Connecticut.
Title:Why Do Leaves Change Color?Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8 × 10 × 1.04 inPublished:August 4, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062382012

ISBN - 13:9780062382016


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent The kids love this, and all the colors and art are terrific! Very informative - great teaching resource.
Date published: 2010-09-22