Free Shipping on Orders $75 or More

Apples: And How They Grow

SKU: 3144466

Author: Laura Driscoll, Illustrator: Tammy Smith

Binding Type: Mass Market Paperbound

$1.99
Retail Price: $3.99
You Save 50%
Please select all the options above to add to your cart.

Out of Stock - Email me when this product is available

This product is only available in Mardel stores.
View Mardel Store Locations
This product is for display only and cannot be purchased.

Product Overview

Publication Date: 09/01/2003

Part of the "All Aboard Science Readers" series, this simple book includes the familiar account of kids picking yummy apples off trees that have grown from tiny seeds. But there's more. Not all the apples are the same. There are many kinds, and sometimes the seeds "play tricks." A seed from a Rome apple may produce a tree that bears sour apples - or has no apples at all.

Then the apple-grower uses his trick; he grafts a branch from the tree onto a sapling, which grows and eventually bears yummy, crunchy Rome apples. The surprising twist adds to the story of seed growth, making this an exciting way to bring botany to beginning readers. An outline of the basics opens up discussion questions.

Product Details

Weight (lb) 0.14
Width (in) 6
Length (in) 9.08
Height (in) 0.12
Age Range 5-8
Grade Kindergarten
1st Grade
2nd Grade
3rd Grade
Media Type Book
Binding Type Mass Market Paperbound
Pages 32
Series Number 1
Publisher Penguin Young Readers Group
EAN 9780448432755

Retrieving reviews...

Write a Review

  • Review Title

  • Product Being Reviewed

  • Your Review

    • Give your honest opinion.
    • Review your grammar and spelling before submitting your review.
    • Consider how your review may help other shoppers make the right purchase.
  • Your Name

Cancel

Review Tips

Mardel guidelines for writing a review

  • Be thorough and concise.
  • How did the product perform?
  • Did it meet your expectations?

Reviews submitted to Mardel.com are moderated. Acceptable review will appear on the site in 3-5 days. Thank you