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Format: Paperback; Subject: Children's Fiction, General; Publisher: Orca Book Publishers, Canada
When Mary's teacher sets up a "golden ticket" contest like the one in Charlieand the Chocolate Factory, Mary secretly switches her... candy bar for Marvin's, so he won't get a golden ticket. But Mary's little switch has some unexpectedconsequences. Illustrations. read more
Illus. in full color. Trans. by Pilar de Cuenca & Ines Alvares. "The presence of the English text beneath the Spanish makes it esp...ecially helpful in the primary-grade bilingual classroom."-"Booklist. " read more
Introduces the words for common objects, including a banana, a car, a cat, and a baby.
Presents information about the toucans of South America, looking at their physical characteristics, how they use their distinctive... bills, what they eat, how they behave, and how they raise their young. read more
Capybaras are at home on land and in the water. Learn about these round-bodied rodents and their habitats in Capybaras.
Provides an overview of toucans, highlighting such key characteristics as their long tails and their colorful bills.
Toucans are most known for their bright, colorful beaks, but there is plenty more to learn about these interesting jungle birds. F...or instance, toucans like to play! They sometimes throw their food back and forth using their big, striped bills. Early readers will love learning about baby toucans, which dont grow colorful bills until later in life. With the help of color photographs and accessible text, young readers will be captivated by life among the toucan flock in this exciting book. read more
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and eating habits of toucans.
With an AniMate animal friend, it's simple to switch from a cute and cuddly companion to a plush pillow. From MiniMates.
MINI SOUTH AMERICAN ANIMALS, SOLD BY 22 DOZENS
Keep this super-soft toucan in the carl, so your child has cuddly companionship on road trips. This endearing stuffed bird measure...s 8 inches, making it easy to tuck into tight spaces for transport. Age: Kids read more
This toucan plush stuffed animal is as cute as he is cuddly. This is the perfect gift for that bird lover in your life. Sold by th...e each. read more
In Toucans, early readers will learn how a toucans big, bright bill helps it survive in the rain forest. Vibrant, full-color photo...s and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they observe a day in the life of a toucan. read more
EYEDISCOVER is an exciting fusion of print, video, and audio, designed to engage children at the kindergarten to grade 2 levels in... a fresh new way. Each optic readalong in this collection pairs the tactile experience of a printed book with interactive online content that truly brings each page to life. read more
We can learn from animals! ; Animal finger puppet; Made from polyester and elastic; Ideal for kids puppet shows; Encourages the us...e of children's imaginations; Measures 2.5in (6cm) tall and 2in (5cm) wide read more
Explore the cloud forests of South America and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and... animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives. read more
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and eating habits of toucans.
See what the toco toucan has in common with the tropical kingbird. Learn what sets it apart from the rock wren. Readers will compa...re key traits of toco toucans their appearance, behavior, habitat, and life cycle to traits of other birds. Charts and sidebars support key ideas and provide details. Through gathering information about similarities and differences, readers will make connections and draw conclusions about what makes the toco toucan a bird and how birds are alike and different from each other. read more
Welcome to another Kids Explore! animal book for kids! In this book, you will discover exciting facts about the featured animal. B...e sure to pay attention, because at the end of the book, you will be tested for your knowledge. Check out all the other amazing titles from Kids Explore! read more
Hardcover, Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2015, ISBN13 9781482417647, ISBN10 1482417642