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
A discussion of the reasons that plants and animals become extinct and what scientists are doing to prevent it.
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.
Plants and animals in the Sonoran Desert food chains have had to adapt to the hot, dry climate of this habitat. Conserving water i...s a large part of these food-chain adaptations. This book helps children, aged 5-9 years, learn about the Saguaro cacti and the many herbivores and carnivores that are part of the food chains of this desert. read more
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
Photographs and brief text describe a variety of baby animals who make their homes in wetlands.
Looks at animals that eat grass, leaves, flowers, cacti, fruit, pollen, nectar, and wood.
Describes the interaction of predators, prey, plants, and non-living elements that make up the food chain, and touches on what hap...pens to the food chain when the balance of nature is upset. 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.
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
Discusses what other planets may have the right conditions to support life and surveys aliens, unidentified flying objects, and ou...r exploration of space. read more
Animals with backbones are called vertebrates. This book allows students to peek inside an animal and understand its body structur...e from the inside out. It shows detailed illustrations of each animal's skeleton which helps to know how different kinds of vertebrates move. It is suitable for ages 6 to 10 years. read more
Photographs and text depict the many different kinds of birds, their similarities and differences, habitats, and behavior.
Explains what a food chain is by describing the food chains seen in the Australian outback.
Provides instructions for creating different kinds of paper and a variety of items, including animals, gift wrap, greeting cards, ...masks, and more, from these papers read more
A look at how animals communicate.
Illustrations and text describe nine animals with hard or spiky skins or horns, including armadillos, crocodiles, goat antelopes, ...and porcupines. read more
Introduces patterns, symmetry, and shapes using objects from the natural world such as fish, people, and roses.
Introduces the rain forest, discussing various animals, plants, and bugs found there.
Describes the food chain that exists in rainforests and the plants and animals that are part of it.