WorldCat Identities

Silver, Donald M. 1947-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 132 publications in 2 languages and 8,815 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QH51, 577.636
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald M Silver
Backyard by Donald M Silver( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to observe and explore plants, animals, and their interactions in your own backyard
Cave by Donald M Silver( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the formation of caves and the lives to be examined within the caves
Pond by Donald M Silver( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the busy world of a pond, including the swimmers, divers, rowers, crawlers, climbers, and skaters of the animal world, and the plants that grow in, on, and out of the water
Seashore by Donald M Silver( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines small portions of a sandy East Coast beach and a rocky West Coast shore and describes the life they support
Arctic tundra by Donald M Silver( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at a small area of the tundra, describes the plants and animals it supports, and looks at each season
African savanna by Donald M Silver( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume takes you into the grasslands of Africa that stretch below the Sahara Desert. You'll see animals in their natural home and discover how they live with each other in a changing environment
Cactus desert by Donald M Silver( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close look at the desert creatures shows how they react with one another in this ecosystem
Woods by Donald M Silver( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to investigate the plant and animal life found in a small section of the woods
Life on earth : biology today by Donald M Silver( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in Japanese and English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic explanation of how plants and animals function and relate to each other
Why save the rain forest? by Donald M Silver( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what a rain forest is and where they are found, the dangers they face, and the importance of protecting their unique plant and animal life
Earth : the ever-changing planet by Donald M Silver( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated survey of the earth describing how it was formed, and including information on different types of rock, weather and erosion, the formation of mountains, and plate tectonics
Extinction is forever by Donald M Silver( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the theories surrounding the disappearance of the dinosaurs and other species
The animal world by Donald M Silver( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and Japanese and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swamp by Donald M Silver( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the richness and variety of life forms that congregate in a swamp, discussing their characteristics and the importance of their survival
The night sky by Donald M Silver( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one small square of night sky-- using their eyes, binoculars, the position of the moon, and even their fingers as guides-- children locate Orion and other constellations, and even stars and planets-- while they learn amazing facts about the heavenly bodies
Coral reef by Donald M Silver( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the coral reef, how it is made and what animals live there
Tropical rain forest by Donald M Silver( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bats and big cats. Armies of ants. Squawking parrots, Strangling figs. From the ground up to the tree tops, the tropical rainforest teems with life. Stunning drawings, step-by-step experiments, fun-to-do activities, and fascinating facts abound in this magical exploration of an essential ecosystem, in danger of disappearing forever
The body book by Donald M Silver( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains reproducible patterns for constructing simple models of organs and organ systems that make up the human body, and includes lesson plans on how to use the models, cooperative learning activities, experiments, and supplemental skits and reports
The Amazing earth model book : easy-to-make, hands-on models that teach by Donald M Silver( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By building models which illustrate the workings of our planet, students learn about rocks, minerals, erosion, natural disasters, and moving plates
My first human body book by Patricia Wynne( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here's the most entertaining way for children to get a good look at the human body and learn how bodies work: 28 fun and instructive, ready-to-color illustrations. Coordinating text explores the muscular, skeletal, nervous, digestive, respiratory, and immune systems, and answers such questions as What is a hiccup? and Where is my DNA?
 
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Why save the rain forest?
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シルバー, ドナルド・M

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CavePondSeashoreArctic tundraAfrican savannaCactus desertWoodsWhy save the rain forest?