Brand: Crabtree Pub Co Toys & Activities
Introduces the different qualities and aspects of living things, including people, other animals, and plants, and covering such to...pics as breathing, feeding, energy, growth, locomotion, and reproduction. read more
Suitable for ages 5-9, this book examines the delicate balance of life maintained in lush Southeast Asian tropical rain forests, a...nd teaches children how the plants and animals in a rain forest rely on one another to survive. read more
Describes the interaction of predators, prey, plants, and non-living elements that make up the food chain in meadows, and touches ...on what happens to the food chain when the balance of nature is upset. read more
Introduces the grassland ecology, discussing some of the common animals and their young who live there and explaining how the vari...ous plants and animals of the grassland form prairie food chains. read more
- full-color illustrations on every page provide a recognizable format for children
Describes how different kinds of animals give birth to, feed, groom, and protect their young, and how they gather together in smal...l or large groups. read more
Saving Endangered Plants and Animals looks at the fight to preserve Earths biodiversity, focusing on efforts to save endangered sp...ecies. Meet the scientists involved in wildlife conservation, from biologists and botanists to ecologists and environmental read more
Introduces basic shapes and demonstrates how they can be found in different works of art.
Discusses the physics behind skateboarding stunts and the history of the sport.
Introduces the different types of land habitats that exist around the world and the various animals that live in them, including p...andas, elephants, and bats. read more
Explains that animals live in different habitats that provide for their needs, and describes some of the many types of habitat.
Text and illustrations identify the plants and animals of the Amazon River region, from the swamps of the Amazon delta through the... layers of the tropical rainforest. read more
Presents six works of art each of which features an animal, has a different purpose, and uses a different technique, with instruct...ions for creating one's own work read more
Introduces young readers to the concept and vocabulary of habitats in spreads that describe different habitats and the animals tha...t live there, including forest, desert, grassland, wetland, mountain, and Arctic and Antarctic habitats. read more
Describes the kinds of living things likely to live near humans, including squirrels, raccoons, cardinals, bees, and snakes.
Text and illustrations identify the plants and animals of Antarctica and its islands and the tundra of the Arctic region.
Intended for ages 5-9, this informative book introduces young readers to the defining characteristics of the various groups of ani...mals that make up the animal kingdom. The bodies of many animals, including several types of mammals, fish, reptiles, birds, and arthropods, are described in simple, easy-to-understand text. Children will learn about: invertebrate and vertebrate animals; warm-blooded and cold-blooded animals; how animals move; the habitats of different animals; and how various animals find food. read more
This book is suitable for ages 5-9. This book examines the Outback habitat and the adaptations that its resident wildlife have mad...e over time to live in this harsh environment, and outlines the variety of plants and animals found in Australian Outback Food Chains. read more
Five teddy bears go out of the door. One meets a little girl. Now there are four... So who will eat the picnic?
In Endangered Bears, kids will find out why some of these beautiful animals are at risk of becoming extinct. Topics include- a bea...r's life cycle- habitats around the world- how bear's communicate- threats from hunting, poaching, shrinking habitats and global warming read more
This book is suitable for ages 6-12. Children will be fascinated by the life cycle of these enormous polar animals. Stunning pictu...res and clear text guide readers through each stage of a polar bear's life from cub to adult. Children will also learn how polar bears are being affected by global warming. Beautiful images and well-written text describe: polar bear dens; how cubs grow and learn to live in the Arctic; and polar bear hunting techniques. read more
Describes different types of bears and their physiology, habitats, behavior, diet, and offspring.
Explains what a food chain is by describing the food chains seen in marshes and wetlands.
Sunflowers turn their heads to face sunlight, some plants close their flowers at night, and others move their heads to trap insect...s. Vines creep up the sides of trees or buildings, and some trees shoot down roots from seeds that grow above the ground. Animals also move in many ways. Animals with limbs walk, run, hop, leap, climb, dance, and crawl. Animals with wings fly, flap, soar, and glide. Animals that live in water swim, hover, dive, leap, porpoise, and breach. Young readers will become aware of the different ways in which plants and animals move, as well as learn new vocabulary about movement through questions and activities. read more
Illustrated rhyming text looks at pets of different sizes, from tiny mice to large dogs.
Best friends Toucan, Giraffe and Penguin all feel different in some way. Giraffe feels he is too tall, Penguin can't fly, and Touc...an is embarrassed by his big yellow beak. But they soon discover that they can use their differences to help their friends. Green Bananas are easy stories for readers ages four to six, a new level just below Blue Bananas. Each book contains full-color illustrations and three simple stories that are linked together. The use of simple vocabulary and speech bubbles make these the perfect introduction to the Bananas series. As their readings skills grow, children can move from one level to the next and read other exciting stories in the Blue, Red, and Yellow levels. read more
Using the Rocky Mountains and the American Southwest as examples, describes the plants and animal species that exist in these envi...ronments. read more
Shows children how to recreate some of the crafts and events of the medieval period using easily accessible materials. This book c...overs activities including: making food that peasants or lords may have eaten; hosting a medieval feast; making your own coat of arms; weaving just as medieval clothing was woven; and, hosting a travelling puppet-show. read more