"Parts of" the Sea Star Book
This book features a species of sea star known as the Caribbean starfish. It is the perfect critter to study. You can actually see it's brightly colored tubed feet that propel it through the water and its tiny tentacles at the end of each arm. Scan through the book and discover each of the key parts of its external anatomy. The photos include the featured part in full-color while the rest of the image fades into muted shades of gray. For the first time, it is really clear what we want them to focus on!
- Fully laminated pages and covers show the key parts of the Starfish (see photo for list)
- Sized for the child's hand: 4¼” x 5¼”
- Tightly spiral bound to lie flat on the workspace
- Rounded corners (no pricked fingers or dog-eared pages)
- Lesson plan included
Created by a Montessori teacher and a zoologist. Eco-printed by parents/teachers/students in our rural New England office.
Wonder how these materials work in real life? Read about how a Montessori, homeschooling mom in Australia guided her sons to use them as they pursued their interested in starfish.
Item #: BKPOSTARF