Nasty Nits (School Journal Level 2 October 2013)
What do these words mean?
parasites - something that lives off other creatures √
lousy - bad √
scalp - your head under your hair √
survive - keep living √
saliva - liquid in someone or something’s mouth √
spiracles - small breathing holes √
On what page do you find out about this?
Where do head lice live?
Why don’t head lice drown when water is around?
Are head lice a kind of insect?
What job does the head lice’s saliva do?
Good work, Bradley.