Why Do Leaves Change Color

Why Do Leaves
Change Color?
by Betsy Maestro

by Loretta Krupinski

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Why Do Leaves Change Color? summary:  An informative concept book that explains what happens to leaves in autumn as they change colors and then separate from the tree. Krupinski's bright gouache-and- colored pencil illustrations show a boy and a girl playing in a country landscape that changes with weather and light. There are also detailed pictures of leaves in different sizes, shapes, and colors. Includes instructions for making a leaf rubbing and for pressing leaves. -Booklist

Book Detail

Reading Stats
Interest Level: K-Gr.4       DRA Level: 38
Reading Level: age 4-8     Lexile Measure: 580L

Great for Teaching  
Fall/Autumn (Seasons)    Trees and Plants (Science)

Awards & Rating
Avg Customer Rating: 4 stars(10 reviews)
Why Do Leaves Change Color?

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Below we've included a sample spread from inside this book to show you the illustration style and give you an idea of the amount of text on the spreads.

This spread discusses different types of leaves. The text reads: "Leaves come in different sizes and shapes as well as colors. Some leaves are wide, and others are narrow. Some have points, while others may be rounded. How many different kinds can you find? "

Why Do Leaves Change Color

Why Do Leaves Change Color

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