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Food Web: Books


Secrets of the Garden: Food Chains and the Food Web in Our Backyard

ISBN: 0385753640
Ages: 5-8

There are food chains and food webs right in your own backyard. See what can be found in Alice's yard and compare it to your own. Gardens are a great place to see nature at work. Maybe you will want to plant one of your own gardens so you can watch the food web happen.


Forest Food Webs in Action

ISBN: 1467715530
Ages: 5-10

We all know about the bears, squirrels, and insects that live in the forest. But there are lots more animals that eat and die in the forest that contribute to the health of the environment. People have an effect on the forest too.

Bird with Frog

What Are Food Chains and Webs? (The Science of Living Things)

ISBN: 0778776379
Ages: 4-8

Learn all about food webs and food chains. Great pictures and diagrams help to explain the interaction between various living things and their food. Easy to read text covers herbivores, carnivores and omnivores and decomposers. Read about the difference in food chains from different parts of the world.

Vulture at Dinner

Who Eats What? Food Chains and Food Webs

ISBN: 0064451305
Ages: 4-8

This is another in the series of Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science leveled readers. A great book to have in the primary grades for explaining food chains and webs.


Shark Snacks: Food Chains and Webs

ISBN: 1410919730
Ages: young adult

Take a look at a food web in the ocean. Detailed photos make this book fairly graphic and more appropriate for young adult readers.


Food Chains and Webs: What Are They And How Do They Work?

ISBN: 1600446019
Ages: 9-12

An investigation into food chains and food webs. Learn how the food energy moves from herbivores to carnivores and then on to decomposers.

Fish with Chart

Learning About Food Chains and Food Webs with Graphic Organizers

ISBN: 1404234128
Ages: 9-12

Teachers will find this one to be a great addition to their classroom for the cross curricular aspects of learning about food chains and food webs using graphic organizers.

Eating Corn

What Is an Herbivore? (Look, Listen, Learn)

ISBN: 0778776662
Ages: 4-8

Great text and pictures explains the herbivore to young readers. Includes a CD.

Also in this series:

What is a Carnivore?

ISBN: 0778732746
Ages: 9-12

Find out about predators and prey. What skills and tools does a carnivore need to hunt other animals for food?


Decomposers (With Web Access)

ISBN: 1616907185
Ages: 9-12

Learn how decomposers fit in to the food chain and their contributions to our environment. Find out why we could not survive without them.

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