On their grandparent’s farm one summer, a youngster encounters a dragon with stomach and intestinal troubles. Together, they explore Irritable Bowel Syndrome and how it affects individuals and families, using science to help the poor dragon feel better and work out what foods he can and can’t eat.
Poot-Poot The Gassy Dragon is part of the Silly Science chapter book series, which explores the sciences in a humorous way that teaches young children scientific methods, as well as important concepts relating to science and health. Each title tackles a single health or science issue, exploring it through the lens of a fantastic or mythological creature that discovers science and how to use it to help them.
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