For Educators


My books offer a variety of curriculum connections in science and language arts. Specific topics include heredity, fossils, biodiversity and the steps and qualities of the scientific process.

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(linked to national and Illinois standards)


Educator Guide

(linked to national educational standards in science and math)

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Educator Guides

In The Science Teacher.pdf educator Lisa Bircher writes about using Gregor Mendel: The Friar Who Grew Peas and other trade children’s books as a springboard to inquiry in high school science classes.