My First Book of Microbes: Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi, and More (Hardcover)

My First Book of Microbes: Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi, and More By Sheddad Kaid-Salah Ferrón, Eduard Altarriba (Illustrator) Cover Image
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My First Book of Microbes is the ideal STEM book for children - it uses fascinating bite-size facts, clear and simple explanations, and attractive and absorbing illustrations to demystify the hidden world of microbes.

You'll discover what they are, where they come from and what they do, as well as which ones are good and which can be harmful. Especially pertinent are the clear explanations about how viruses spread, the role of antibodies and the importance of vaccines - essential understanding for us all during this time of the COVID-19 pandemic; in fact, there's a whole spread dedicated to COVID-19. Packed with clever analogies that make understanding a difficult topic easy, this STEM title is perfect for young budding scientists with an active and enquiring mind and for people of any age who are interested in learning about the natural world and the human body.

Sales points:

  • Bestselling and award-winning illustrator and author duo of the bestselling My First Book of Quantum Physics, plus My First Book of Relativity and My First Book of the Cosmos
  • Introduces children aged 8 and up to a complex area of science in a fun and entertaining way
  • Adults are likely to enjoy the content and find that it increases their understanding
  • Topical subject matter - viruses, including information about COVID-19, antibodies and vaccines
  • Common Core: RI.6.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9; W.6.1.1a,1b,1c,1d,2,2a,2b,2c,2d,2e,2f,4,5,6,7,8,9b; SL.6.1,1,1b,1c,1d,2,3,4,5,6; L.6.3,3a,3b,4,4a,4b,4c, 5a,5b,5c,6; GRL: W


Product Details
ISBN: 9781787081161
ISBN-10: 1787081168
Publisher: Button Books
Publication Date: March 8th, 2022
Language: English