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What Are Germs?

(Lift-the-flap very first questions and answers)

4.53  ·  Rating details ·  195 ratings  ·  18 reviews
Very First Questions and Answers is a new series to sit below First Questions and Answers, aimed at pre-school children and with more of a picture book approach. What are Germs? is the second title in the series, which follows on from What is Poo which sold over 100,000 copies worldwide since publication in November 2016. A very simple illustrated explanation of germs and ...more
Hardcover, 12 pages
Published October 23rd 2017 by Usborne Books
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May 21, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A cute and interactive children's book about germs! The book shares an overview of what germs are, where they can be found, what they can cause, and how they are spread! The book is very interactive with separate flaps that children can flip to read more and learn more specific facts about the topic of germs on that page. The last page of the book discusses "How can I stop germs?" I thought this was a perfect page to review with young children who need some education behind why it is so importan ...more
Olen kovin mieltynyt tähän Oppi&Ilo -tutkimissarjaan. Kirjat on suunniteltu 3-6-vuotialle tutkijoille, mutta kirjojen aiheet kiinnostavat kyllä kovasti myös nuorempia tutkijoita. Lisäksi kuvitus, luukut ja tietoiskut on tarpeeksi yksinkertaisia, joten kirjaa pystyy lukemaan surutta myös taaperoiden kanssa.

Tässä kirjassa tutkitaan pöpöjä; mitä ne ovat, miten ne lisääntyvät, miten niitä vastaan voi taistella? Luin kirjan omien lasteni kanssa edellisenä iltana ja seuraavana päivänä päiväkodissa ryh
Capn Fart
Has the cutest macrophages you'll ever see. A bit spurious in places re: antibody production and antigen presentation and MHC classes in general, but first year Immunology will set you straight. Extra points for reiteration that antibiotics don't work against viruses and viral illnesses; that not all bacteria are pathogenic (very much a minority that are, and we need the rest of them so much more than most people realise); AND that you should ALWAYS TAKE THE FULL COURSE OF ANTIBIOTICS NO MATTER ...more
Jan 21, 2021 rated it it was amazing
"What Are Germs" has surprisingly become my son's favorite, matching his love of rockets! He seeks it out again and again!

This helped him understand why he was sick, how his body was fighting the germs, and how to avoid getting sick again. After reading the whole book, he felt much stronger and more confident in the face of germs. I was happy because it was cute, scientifically accurate, and gave him specific actions to help prevent him getting sick or spreading germs.

My son loved the flaps and
Detski Knigi
Jul 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Едва ли има майка, която да не преследва детето си с ужасяващи истории за микробите и болестите, които предизвикват. Когато информацията е поднесена в книжка, под формата на игра и с кратки изречения (вместо доклади по медицина), желаните знания обикновено намират път към детското съзнание. “Първи въпроси и отговори. Какво са микробите?” се оказа и сред малкото издания на родния пазар, покриващи тази твърде важна и тревожна за родителите тема.

Цялото ревю -
Danielle Lardeo
Jan 19, 2021 rated it really liked it
I think my LO is a bit young for this, though they do love the flaps. From an adult perspective the information seems to be presented in an age appropriate way and it's more in depth than I was expecting. I love that it included tios in what to do to help prevent the spread of germs. Hopefully my LO will be able to follow it soon. ...more
Mar 10, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This is my kids favorite book about the immune system and learning how their bodies fight diseases. I especially love the explanation of immunizations and medications. The pictures are hilarious (to me, as a nurse) and accurate (at a kids level).
Nov 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
God made dirt, and dirt don't hurt. But God made poo, would you eat that too? ...more
Jul 27, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Super für Kinder erklärt was Bakterien und Viren sind und wie sie sich schützen können mit Händewaschen etc.
Aug 20, 2019 rated it really liked it
Wonderful, interactive, thorough, and age-appropriate intro to germs for preschoolers!
Sep 15, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Very good read to explain the current situation to young children
Caroline Leblond
Beau livre qui explique bien aux enfants ou sont les microbes, ce qu'ils font, etc.. ...more
Feb 04, 2020 rated it it was amazing
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My 4-yr old loves this book. It's been helpful in encouraging her to wash her hands, and also keep her fingers out of her nose. ...more
Nov 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Another great educational, fun and interesting book from usborne to get kids interested. This has great pictures and explains things easily for young kids.
Jul 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This nonfiction lift the flap book is a favorite with my nephews! I bought it almost a year ago as an opening conversation about the pandemic and why we had to be so careful. My then 2 1/2 and almost 2 year old nephews had just had their first experience with a full isolation lockdown and we had decided that we could safely open our bubble up between my household and my two sisters’ households so I could love on my ‘phews again and my sisters could get some work done. I was so happy to find this ...more
Feb 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great information to use with a wee one just beginning to learn about germs
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