Cindy Hewitt is a retired teacher with a passion for children's literature. Read-aloud stories add quality to a child's life experiences.
Pandas, Sea Turtles, and Fantastic Facts About Our Ocean Life
National Geographic Kids Go Wild! Sea Turtles
Jill Esbaum collaborated with National Geographic Kids to produce this beautifully photographed book about these fascinating sea creatures. Sea turtles live in and travel all over the world's oceans. The book includes a comprehensive map of the areas of the world that sea turtles can be found in. Sea turtles come in all sizes. The sea turtle's body is described as perfectly suited for ocean life. Did you know that sea turtles actually have ears? Fun and interesting facts are a part of the text on each page. The food that sea turtles eat, the number of eggs that each kind of turtle can produce, and information about environmental factors that are putting sea turtles in danger are all part of this fascinating book. The book includes a section of Parent Tips for use in helping young readers to learn about these fascinating sea turtles. A comprehensive glossary of vocabulary words that are related to ocean life with sea turtles is also included.
Go Wild! Sea Turtles has an ISBN of 978-1-4263-7158-5.
Pandas In The Wild From National Geographic Kids
Favorite of The Bear Species
Pandas are always a favorite at our zoos and children always think of these as big teddy bears. Margie Markarian collaborated with National Geographic Kids Books to create this beautifully photographed book with fantastic facts about these cute and cuddly members of the bear species. Go Wild! Pandas is written with simple texts and beautiful photos that are always the signature of National Geographic Books. The text includes a map of China that is the home of these pandas. Pandas look cuddly, but their size is actually huge with an average weight of 200-300 pounds. Go Wild! Pandas also includes fun facts and photos of all of the bear cousins. Polar bears, black bears, and the sloth bear are all in in the family as cousins to the giant panda. Go Wild! Pandas includes a timeline for growth from the time a baby panda is born until it reaches adulthood. A section of fun facts is included. Did you know that pandas are very good swimmers? A section of the dangers that pandas face in today's society is included and how China is helping with the problem of the loss of a panda's habitat. The book also invites children to participate in the organization called Pandas International with monetary contributions. Parent Tips are included with suggestions for learning about pandas. The book also includes a comprehensive glossary of "panda words".
Go Wild! Pandas has an ISBN of 978-1-4263-7160-8.
National Geographic's Signature Photography of Pandas
Fantastic and Fun Facts About Our Oceans and the Creatures That Inhabit
Intriguing Facts About Sea Life
Weird But True! Ocean 300 Fin-Tastic Facts From The Deep Blue Sea is chock-full of interesting facts about our oceans and the creatures that make the oceans their homes. Children will be fascinated with the signature photography that National Geographic is known for and all of the intriguing facts written in the text. The book presents the opportunity to explore sea life and add to the knowledge from studying the ocean. Fun facts about the work that scientists are doing in their studies of the ocean are also included. Engineers from Virginia actually created a robot that resembles a jellyfish to aid in the study of oceans and creatures that live there.
The tasting ability of the octopus, the ability of seahorses to dance together, and the habit of pufferfish of building nests on the ocean floor and using shells to decorate are just a few of the strange but wonderful facts from Weird But True! Ocean 300 Fin-Tastic Facts From the Deep Blue Sea. This book is a great addition to your home-schooling curriculum library. It has an ISBN of 978-1-4263-7181-3.
Fun Photography of Weird Facts About Ocean Life
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