Living and Non-living in the Ocean by Rebecca Rissman

Living and Non-living in the Ocean

Written by Rebecca Rissman
Illustrated by
Part of the Read and Learn: Is It Living or Non-Living? Series


Living and Non-living in the Ocean by Rebecca Rissman

How can you tell if something is living or non-living in the ocean? Children reading this book explore a stunning ocean habitat while learning how to tell the difference between living and non-living things, such as coral, fish, and seaweed. Headers in the form of questions help guide the reader as they learn the properties of living and non-living things.

About the Author

Rebecca Rissman is an award-winning children's author and editor. Her writing has been praised by School Library Journal, Booklist, Creative Child Magazine, and Learning Magazine. She has written more than 200 books about history, culture, science, and art. She lives in Chicago, Illinois with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys yoga, reading, and cooking.

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24 pages


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Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

3rd July 2014



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