What's in your pocket? : collecting nature's treasures / Heather L. Montgomery ; illustrated by Maribel Lechuga.

By: Montgomery, Heather L [author.]Contributor(s): Lechuga, Maribel [illustrator.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2021]Description: 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cmISBN: 1623541220; 9781623541224Other title: What is in your pocket?Subject(s): Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 -- Juvenile literature | Beebe, William, 1877-1962 -- Juvenile literature | Goodall, Jane, 1934- -- Juvenile literature | Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 -- Juvenile literature | Lowman, Margaret -- Juvenile literature | Cisneros-Heredia, Diego F., 1980- -- Juvenile literature | Anning, Mary, 1799-1847 -- Juvenile literature | Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717 -- Juvenile literature | Life scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Naturalists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Women naturalists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Women life scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Collectors and collecting -- Biography -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Picture books for children. | Children's stories. | Biographies. LOC classification: QH26 | .M65 2021Summary: Meg Lowman, Diego Cisneros-Heredia, George Washington Carver, Maria Sibylla Merian, and five other scientists are shown in their childhoods, picking up treasures and studying them. Biographical information is included at the back, along with guidelines for collecting respectfully. (Miller Library Staff)Summary: "A science educator honors children's curiosity and pockets full of "stuff" by introducing eight scientists who collected natural treasures when they were young. Collecting, sorting, and playing with shells, stones, and other objects taught these young people how to observe, classify, and discover"--
List(s) this item appears in: New to the Library: May 2022
Holdings
Item type Current library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Lending Books Elisabeth C. Miller Library
Youth Collection
QH26 .M66 2021 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Checked out 08/30/2022 39352800186553
Total holds: 0

Includes bibliographical references.

Meg Lowman, Diego Cisneros-Heredia, George Washington Carver, Maria Sibylla Merian, and five other scientists are shown in their childhoods, picking up treasures and studying them. Biographical information is included at the back, along with guidelines for collecting respectfully. (Miller Library Staff)

"A science educator honors children's curiosity and pockets full of "stuff" by introducing eight scientists who collected natural treasures when they were young. Collecting, sorting, and playing with shells, stones, and other objects taught these young people how to observe, classify, and discover"--

Recommended for preschool (age 0-5) and primary school (age 6-12).

Ages 4-8. Charlesbridge Publishing.

Grades 2-3. Charlesbridge Publishing.

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