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Holt Science & Technology: Life Science (Grade 6)

by Robert W. Todd David F. Bowman Laura Zapanta Bill Burnside Charlotte Luongo Kelly Rizk

Life science is the study of living things--from the tiniest bacterium to the largest tree! In this unit, you will discover the similarities of all living things. You will learn about the tools life scientists use, and you'll learn to ask your own questions about the living world around you. People have always searched for answers about life. This time- line includes a few of the many people who have studied living things through the centuries. And there's always more to be learned, so keep your eyes open.

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