Kingdoms and Classification

Recommended Read-Alouds

Some of the lessons include optional read-aloud storybooks that may be read to the children at any point during the lesson. The lessons include all of the information necessary for the children to learn and understand the unit concepts. The optional read-aloud books are suggested as additional information to complement the unit if you choose. Note: Not all lessons have suggested read-alouds.

The books listed can typically be purchased online or found at your local library. A printable list is available within the science unit and a visual list is provided below for your convenience. Click the pictures below to view details or purchase via Amazon.

Top Picks

 

Karl, Get out of the Garden! by Anita Sanchez

Lesson 1 – Introduction to Classification  

Biography  

Interest level K-6

Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes by Nicola Davies

Lesson 5 – Archaebacteria and Eubacteria  

Nonfiction

Interest level K-6

 


Additional Recommendations

 

 

What’s Smaller Than a Pygmy Shrew? by Robert E. Wells

Lesson 3 – Discovery of Cells  

Nonfiction  

Interest level K-6

Greg’s Microscope  by Millicent E. Selsam

Lesson 3 – Discovery of Cells   

Nonfiction

Interest level K-2

 


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