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Dragonfly

Dragonfly (Dr. Jeremy McNeil, used with permission)

What is an Insect?

Summary

The What is an Insect e-book explores the amazing world of insects while showing the characteristics and diversity of insects.

What is an Insect?

How are insects similar to and different from humans? What makes an insect an insect? Learn about sorting & classifying, anatomy, and biodiversity while exploring the amazing world of insects in this interactive book illustrated with beautiful photographs.

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What is an insect, cover image
What is an insect? Cover
Qu’est-ce qu’un insecte? Couverture
Qu’est-ce qu’un insecte? Couverture
¿Qué es un insecto? Tapa del libro
¿Qué es un insecto? Tapa del libro
O que é um inseto? Capa de livro
O que é um inseto? Capa de livro

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Watch as students explore with the book

Description

Exploring insects in the classroom and in the wilderness, with the help of Dr. Jeremy McNeil and a book that he created with Let’s Talk Science called What is an Insect?