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ERIC Number: EJ904843
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Oct
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8148
Nature's Palette
McBride, Brooke B.; Brewer, Carol A.
Science and Children, v48 n2 p40-43 Oct 2010
Flower petals, acorn hats, exoskeletons of beetles, and lichens are just a few of the objects students may find in a surprising array of vivid colors. These tiny examples from nature's palette can be discovered in a school yard, a park, or even along the edges of a paved simply takes careful observation! This article describes a color-wise investigation that allows budding ecologists to practice their skills of observation.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 1; Grade 2; Grade 3; Grade 4; Kindergarten
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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