Jumping Spiders: Gold-Medal Stalkers

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Lerner Publications, Jan 1, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Introduces jumping spiders, describing their body parts and what they eat.
 

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Contents

An Arachnids World
4
Outside And Inside
6
Becoming Adults
10
Champion Hunters
12
Leaping For A Living
24
Finding A Mate
30
The Cycle Continues
36
Jumping Spiders And Other Stalking Arachnids
40
Glossary
42
Digging Deeper
44
Jumping Spider Activity
46
IndexPhoto Acknowledgments
48
Back Cover
50
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Sandra Markle is the author of numerous award-winning books for children. A former elementary science teacher, she is a nationally-known science education consultant. Markle has received many honors for her series Animal Predators, Animal Scavengers, and Animal Prey. Several titles have been named as National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)/Children's Book Council (CBC) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, and Animal Predators was honored as a Top 10 Youth Nonfiction Series by Booklist . Markle is also the author of the Insect World series and several single titles. Her book Rescues! was named a Best Book by the Society of School Librarians International and a Recommended Title of Outstanding Nonfiction by the National Council of Teachers of English's (NCTE) Orbis Pictus Award committee; Animal Heroes was named a 2008 Lasting Connections title by Book Links . Markle lives in Lakewood Ranch, Florida with her husband, photographer Skip Jeffery.

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