What are villi? How do bacteria help the digestive system? Why is fibre important? The Human Machine asks the questions that young people want answered. Each chapter contains a different question, so readers can develop their knowledge.
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Louise Spilsbury is a very experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. Her writing covers a wide range of topics from animals and science to history and social studies.Review:
Introductory information on human body systems and structure is presented in a question-driven format that is heavy on facts, light on depth, and tied together through analogies with machines Discusses human bodily functions, covering the digestive syst --Irving ISD Learning Resources
Part of Heinemann InfoSearch ""The Human Machine"" series. Includes bibliographical references, index, and a glossary and color illustrations. Describes the structure and functions of the brain and spinal cord, and explains reflexes, the importance of water --Arlington Independent School District
The Human Machine series. The text is informative and easily understood. The author does not go into great detail, but gives enough information to be informative without being misleading or confusing. Two of the websites listed are great. I especially lik --Arlington Independent School District
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Book Description Heinemann Library. Hardcover. Book Condition: NEW. Unread, very minor shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # HBS-00028172-B
Book Description 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Hardcover. This series provides a range of human life science titles supporting the Science curriculum at the top end of KS2, and looking at how we can keep each body system healthy and .Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 32 pages. 0.319. Bookseller Inventory # 9780431192048