Weird Science: Medicine

From the Set How the Heck Does That Work?!

Medicine can be weird. How can someone replace their heart? Why do doctors look at urine samples? In Weird Science: Medicine, readers will explore the science behind how medical science works. This high-interest series is written at a low readability to aid struggling readers. Educational sidebars include a science activity, a spotlight biography, fast facts, and an unsolved mystery! A table of contents, glossary of keywords, index, and author biography are included.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 2
Dewey 610
Lexile 500L
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
Guided Reading Level P
Language English
Publisher 45th Parallel Press
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781534187603), Paperback (9781534189003), PDF (9781534190405), ePub (9781534196247), Hosted ebook (9781534191808), Kindle (9781534194700)
Copyright 2022
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Dr. Virginia Loh-Hagan was born in the luckiest of all years, the Year of the Dragon. She’s an author, university professor, curriculum designer, and former elementary school teacher. She was inspired to write this story after doing author visits. Her young audiences wanted to know more about Chinese New Year! She lives in San Diego with one well-trained husband and two very naughty dogs.

  • Introduction
  • Vaccines
  • Stitches
  • Pee Testing
  • X-Ray Machines
  • Organ Transplants
  • Autopsies
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Index
Activities for further learning
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Table of contents
Full-color photographs