Fireflies and Glowworms

From the Set Lights On! Animals That Glow

Did you know that fireflies and some other insects, including glowworms, make their own light? This amazing ability is called bioluminescence. Some glow to attract mates, scare off predators, or find food. Look inside to learn all about fireflies and glowworms--and get ready for a glow show! Includes a table of contents, glossary of key words, index, author biography, sidebars, and a feature about related glowing creatures.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 595.76/44
Lexile 800L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level S
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781534199606), Paperback (9781668900741), PDF (9781668902189), ePub (9781668903629), Hosted ebook (9781668906507), Kindle (9781668905067)
Copyright 2022
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions 8.25 x 8.25
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Joyce Markovics

Joyce Markovics is a writer and history buff. She loves learning about people and telling their stories. She lives in Connecticut.

  • Flash Mob
  • More Fireflies
  • Glowworms
  • Lights Out
  • Creature Feature
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Table of contents
Full-color photographs