“Many arachnids spin silk to help them capture food.” The afterword explains more: “Spiders spin silk for many reasons…”
A rich zoology resource this book presents natural – history quality information and illustrations — a great complement to classification work.
It covers the unique characteristics, food, habitat, locomotion, self-defense, life cycle, and importance of arachnids. Simple sentences face illustrations. Paperback, 44 pages. Ages 3 - 7.