Sneeze! by Alexandra Siy

sneezeSchema: sneezing, allergies

Text-to-Self Connections:  sneezing for one of the reasons listed in the book; understanding how the brain works to make connections

Although this nonfiction book discusses the causes and physical reactions associated with sneezing, the book is an excellent source for showing how the brain makes connections.

Inventors:  At the end of the book, the author provides frames of the first moving picture taken by Thomas Edison.

Microscopes:  Many of the images are enlarged hundreds of times and shown in differentiating colors to show the paths that the brain makes as it makes connections.

Mental Images: The concept of the brain making a connection is illustrated to help young readers understand


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