Readers with inquisitive minds are guaranteed to enjoy this fascinating look at life science in action. Highlighting one of Earths most popular animals, this book investigates the science behind the polar bears unique adaptations. Each chapter is accompanied by vibrant photographs, which complement the text. Manageable language explains advanced concepts in an accessible manner. This innovative take on curricular subject matter promotes Next Generation Science Standan accessible manner. This innovative take on curricular subject matter promotes Next Generation Science Standards.… read more
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Every year George and the man with the yellow hat attend the pancake breakfast to benefit the children's hospital. Always curious,... George finds his way to the pancake table and into some sticky and sweet monkey mischief. For little readers who love... read more
The first ten books in the bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series are now available together in a collectible boxed set
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The second edition of this popular collection holds 18 bedtime-themed stories, all of them new from the previous edition. Every st...ory is painted in the latest, freshest Princess art style. Full color. read more
Introduces monarch butterflies, describing their life cycle and discussing how they migrate over enormous distances.
"An explanation of life cycles of different types of plants and animals, as well as people"--Provided by publisher.
Describes how animals communicate and examines colors, sound, smell, and body language.
How to Do Science Experiments with Children contains 73 can-do projects that use inexpensive, readily available materials. The pro...jects are organized into 6 sections: Liquids, Gases, Properties and Changes, Sound, Static Electricity, and Forces. Each experiment is presented in a consistent, teacher-friendly format: Teacher information (2 pages): materials list, experiment objective, science background, step-by-step teaching procedure. Reproducible student investigation sheet: students record observations and draw conclusions. Reproducible experiment icons: students are asked what they think will happen in the experiment. The icons are placed on a graph to record the class responses. read more
Gretchen is a seven-year-old girl who loves to explore the world around her. Her best friend and cat, Lucy, joins her on her many ...adventures. Together they always find new things to learn about. In this story, Gretchen wonders what makes the wheels of a car turn. Her mother explains how power for the car is made. They will discover that a car works a lot like a bike. Join Gretchen and Lucy as they learn how a car works. read more
Describes, in verse, what goes on in the bear's den during winter hibernation.
Animals have many different ways to protect themselves. Some animals have spines or quills, some blend into their environments, an...d some have protective shells. Read about how armadillos, sloths, doves, and other animals stay safe. Beginning readers can get great facts, while the text for fluent readers gives more fun and fascinating information. read more
Provides a simple introduction to the use of levers, pulleys, and wheels to move heavy objects.
This title is suitable for ages 6-12. Certain sea slugs have developed a remarkable defensive adaptation - they can use the stingi...ng cells of the sea anemones they eat to protect themselves. Whether adapting over millions of years or in the blink of an eye, this book examines the ever-changing world of animals. Children will thrill at discovering: why animals need to adapt; animals that can 'see' using sounds; how animals use camouflage and mimicry to protect themselves; and how wild animals have adapted to habitat loss and learned to live in cities. read more
The Arctic might be a bit too chilly for humans to live there, but it is the perfect home for polar bears. But the earth is gettin...g warmer and the ice is melting. Where will the polar bears live? How can we help protect their home? This is a Stage 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades. Let's-Read-And-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series. Supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards read more
Let your imagination run wild and free with this Life-Size Polar Bear Stuffed Animal. Made to educate, to provide creative play, a...nd to wow collectors of all ages, artists created this animal from portraits of the creature in its natural habitat. Its... read more
A baby scorpion rides on its mother′s back. A baby alligator hides in its mother′s mouth! What about a baby leopard? A baby elepha...nt? Read and find out how animal babies stay safe. read more
A simple introduction to the respiratory system.
Approx 25.59 in L x 24.80 W in x 57.48 in HThis incredible Polar Bear Life-Sized standing stuffed animal is a sculptural work of a...rt that stands upright and resembles a real polar bear as accurately as possible. A great, show-stopping accent piece, this stuffed animal is handmade by Hansa artists in their green-oriented studio and made from over 42 separate pieces sewn together based on real polar bear anatomy. This life-sized polar bear stuffed animal includes a "Toys that Teach" information tag describing polar bear habitat, gestation period, eating habits, and care of their young. Contains a strong, yet lightweight structural steel frame. Internal stitch method creates musculature for a lifelike, scientific replica of the polar bear's unique featuresPlush body designed from portraits of real polar bears in their natural habitatMeticulously hand-cut and hand-trimmed 'coat' for realistic look and feelSpecial, natural coloring is hand-painted or airbrushed by trained artistsSewn inside-out for minimal seamsHansa Toy Company is renowned for their lifelike, detailed reproductions of the world's most beloved animalsThis item ships VIA FREIGHT read more
Nature is sometimes cruel. The big animal eats the small animal and the chain goes on. If an animal is vulnerable, it becomes food.... But did you know that humans are the key beneficiaries of the food chain? Learn about the food chain - what it is and... read more
How Do Microscopes Work? is aligned to the Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts, addressing Literacy.RI.3.4 and L...iteracy.L.3.4a. Readers learn how microscopes work in this book, illustrated by full-page color photographs and narrative nonfiction text. This book should be paired with “Miguel Uses a Microscope" (9781477724989) from the Rosen Common Core Readers Program to provide the alternative point of view on the same topic. read more
Describes the habitat, life cycle, and behavior of polar bears.
Let your imagination run wild and free with this Life-Size Polar Bear Stuffed Animal. Made to educate, to provide creative play, a...nd to wow collectors of all ages, artists created this animal from portraits of the creature in its natural habitat. Its coat was meticulously hand-cut and trimmed, not stamped out by machine. It was sewn inside out, resulting in the minimization of seams. The subtle coloring on the animal was hand painted or airbrushed by specially trained Hansa artisans. It was created with custom-designed plush material made from high pile 100% Modacrylic fiber. read more
Discusses the many ways animals communicate, including voices, sounds, dialects, colors, body patterns, light, body language, and ...touch. read more
Take a look inside the world's biggest truck and other powerful machines! The Caterpillar 797 has tires over 13 feet high and can ...carry weights of up to 360 tons — the equivalent of 144 pickup trucks! This mechanically minded coloring book reveals the insides of exciting vehicles, including the Ariane rocket, a snowmobile, submarine, backhoe, and other machines. More than 20 cutaway illustrations expose the inner workings, and brief captions identify individual parts. read more
Easy, repetitive question-and-response text draws children into joyful interaction as they imitate the sounds of a variety of zoo ...animals for the zookeeper. Big, bold animal illustrations and lots of noisy fun. A Single Unit Classic children's... read more