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Sky tree: seeing science through art

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Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
A tree stands on a hill by a river. As the sky changes, so does the tree, its branches filling with clouds, stars, snow, birds, mists, and the golden spring sun. One tree can mean many things. Thomas Locker's lyrical text records the changes in the tree's world just as simply as a child might observe them, and his magnificent paintings crystallize the natural phenomena that embellish the tree on each page. Questions at the bottom of each page lead to a unique discussion in the back of the book, where art and science are intertwined, and further depth is added to the wonder of Sky Tree.
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Level 2.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
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Grouped Work ID 1a912273-6f35-249d-2afe-3664dd28f92d
Full title sky tree seeing science through art
Author locker thomas
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-06 04:18:08AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 04:24:45AM

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author Locker, Thomas, 1937-2012.
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display_description A tree stands on a hill by a river, its branches showing the seasons, filling with changing leaves, clouds, snow, birds, mist, fog, and the spring sun.
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subject_facet Picture books, Seasons, Seasons -- Juvenile literature, Trees, Trees -- Juvenile literature
title_display Sky tree : seeing science through art
title_full Sky tree : seeing science through art / Thomas Locker with Candace Christiansen
title_short Sky tree :
title_sub seeing science through art
topic_facet Seasons, Trees