How Do Bees Make Honey?
by Melissa Stewart
Tell Me Why, Tell Me How
Benchmark Books /
Marshall Cavendish, 2008
for Grades 3-5
ISBN 978-0-76142-923-4
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Bees have been making honey for millions of years. Through a series of chapters that provide children with necessary background information, this book gradually and satisfyingly explains how these amazing insects collect nectar and turn it into a tasty treat.
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“While I was writing this book, I took a field trip to my local movie theater to see the animated film "Bee Movie." I was surprised how accurate the scenes inside the hive really were. I guess the animators really did their homework. I also took a trip to a local beekeeper’s home. He was so excited to show me his hives. I was excited to try some of the fresh honey--even if it does contain bee spit."
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