14 Fun Facts About Bamboo: Educational Version by LearningIsland.com
Approx. 6,130 words.
Published on September 20, 2013.
Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Botany.
Some people think bamboo is a tree because it grows so tall. Bamboo is not a tree, it is a grass. Scientists have found that it has much more in common with the lawn in front of your house than it does with any trees growing in the forest.
Which is stronger, a pound of bamboo or a pound of steel?
How does bamboo spread?
The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standa