The Horseshoe Crab Model. 2000. Newark, DE: University
of Delaware Sea Grant College Program
This life-sized paper model, to cut out and assemble
with tape, is geared to 4th graders and
up. Includes background on the horseshoe crab and a
crossword puzzle to test readers' knowledge of the
Day, Nancy. 1992. The Horseshoe Crab. New
York: Dillon Press. ISBN 0-87518-545-2
Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and life cycle of this ancient arthropod and discusses its importance to medical research.
Dunlap, Julie. 1999. Extraordinary
Horseshoe Crabs. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books. ISBN
1-57505-2938 Presents the physical characteristics,
habits, life cycle, and conservation of horseshoe crabs.
Horowitz, Ruth. 2000. Crab Moon. Cambridge,
Press. ISBN 0-7636-0709-6
McCaughan, Leona, and Laura Ann Carleton. 1980. Fishy
Tales for Elementary Students. Biloxi, MS:
Biloxi Municipal Separate School District.
Tate, Suzanne. 1991. Harry the Horseshoe
Crab. Nags Head, NC: Nags Head Art.