The What is an Insect? e-book explores the amazing world of insects while showing the characteristics and diversity of insects.
Characteristics of Living Things
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15 images of some shapes and colours of plant leaves such as shamrocks, purple beech tree leaves and Japanese Maple tree leaves.
10 images of some animals such as bears, bats, turtles and lemurs that spend the cold weather in a dormant state
11 images of some animals such as lizards and Arctic Hares whose appearance has adapted to provide protection in their environments
9 images of plants in some large naturally occuring habitats called biomes such as tundra, grasslands and boreal forests
14 images of some plants such as carrots, cabbage and leeks whose roots, stems or leaves are used for food
6 images of some seeds which are the fertilized part of a plant used for germinating new plants such as fennel, kiwis and pumpkins
12 images of some cold-blooded animals such as frogs and newts classified as amphibians that can live in the water or on land