|aWhat's alive? /|cby Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld ; illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott.
|aWhat is alive?
|aNew York :|bHarperCollinsPublishers,|cc1995.
|a31,  p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c21 x 26 cm.
|aLet's-read-and-find-out science. Stage 1
|aAre you like a cat? You don't look like a cat. But you and a cat have something in common: You are both alive. People and plants and animals are all alive, but is a doll alive? Or your tricycle? How can you tell? Read and find out what makes something alive, and what all living things need to stay healthy. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6. It's a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.
How to tell the difference between living and nonliving things?an essential first skill in scientific sorting and classifying?is explored with hands-on activities and colorful diagrams. Best Children?s Science Book List 1995 (S)