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Zoology : Cool Women Who Work With Animals (Paperback) (Jennifer Swanson)

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Love to work with animals? Zoology is the study of everything having to do with animals, including how and why they look, act, and behave in their environments and with other animals. As a zoologist, you might study how elephants solve problems or take care of tigers at a zoo.

Zoology: Cool Women Who Work With Animals introduces readers to three women in the field of zoology who are making an impact and inspiring the next generation of zoologists. Emily Kim is a graduate student in Canada studying different species of birds. Elise Newman works as a zookeeper at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Marjorie Brooks researches aquatic communities and how they are affected by climate change.

Nomad Press books in the Girls in Science series supply a bridge between girls’ interests and their potential futures by investigating science careers and introducing women who have succeeded in science. Compelling stories of real-life zoologists provide readers with role models that they can look toward as examples of success. Using primary sources, essential questions, and knowledge connections, this book encourages both boys and girls to explore the animal world and ask what role they might play in the field of zoology.

Number of Pages: 106
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Girls in Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pgw
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Jennifer Swanson
Language: English
Street Date: April 11, 2017
TCIN: 51565013
UPC: 9781619305052
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-1604
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