Classification and Evolution by Peter D. Riley
  

Classification and Evolution

Written by Peter D. Riley
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Part of the Straight Forward with Science Series

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Synopsis

Classification and Evolution by Peter D. Riley

Straight Forward with Science offers a straightforward, but fun, approach to key science learning. Each book explores basic scientific principles and shows them in action, while simple activities and experiments bring the science to life. Classification and Evolution describes how we group, or classify, all living things on Earth, from microscopic bacteria to huge blue whales. Fossils, adaptation and the theory of natural selection are all also explored.

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The book takes a complex subject and makes it clear and straightforward for children to understand ... easy to read and provides a good understanding with clear explanations, all very well supported by carefully selected photographs ... Straight Forward with Science offers a straightforward, but fun, approach to key science learning Parents In Touch

About the Author

Peter Riley was a science teacher for 25 years, 17 of them as Head of Science. His first book was published in 1981, and he has been a full-time author since 1996, with over 200 books published for children, students and teachers. He is the winner of the prestigious Schoolbook Award for Science in 2000, as well as being shortlisted for the Aventis Science Prize 2004 and nominated for the Educational Resources Award in 2009.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Peter D. Riley
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

10th September 2015

ISBN

9781445135106


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