From Peanut to Peanut Butter

From Peanut to Peanut Butter

by Robin Nelson


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How does a peanut turn into peanut butter? Follow each step in the food production cycle—from planting peanut seeds to spreading peanut butter on bread—in this fascinating book!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781580139694
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Series: Start to Finish, Second Series: Food Series
Pages: 24
Sales rank: 335,420
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 470L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Robin Nelson's careers have always kept her surrounded by books—as an elementary teacher, working at a publishing company, and now working as a school library media specialist. But her favorite job is writing books for kids. She has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Minneapolis.

Table of Contents

A farmer grows peanuts4
The sun dries the peanuts6
The peanuts are picked up8
The peanuts are sorted10
Machines remove the shells12
Workers check the peanuts14
The peanuts are cooked16
Machines mix the peanut butter18
The peanut butter is put into jars20
Peanut butter makes a great snack22

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