Series: See You Next YearHardcoverAndrew Larsen9781926973999$17.95JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Mar 15, 2015
Every summer, a girl’s family drives down the same roads, passes through the same towns, and spends a week at the same beachside motel. Year after year, everything is comfortingly predictable: the families they see, the rhythm of the days, the stars, the bonfires, and even the pattern the tractor makes as it rakes the sand on their beach. But this year, something is different: the girl, our narrator, meets a new friend who shows her how to dive under the waves and spot satellites in the night sky. When it’s time to go, she’s sad to part ways... + Read More
Series: Traveling ButterfliesHardcoverSusumu Shingu9781771471480$19.95JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Sep 15, 2015
Monarch butterfly migration is one of nature’s great mysteries. How do monarchs manage to fly some 2,500 miles from Canada and the northern United States south to Mexico? How do they trace a route they’ve never flown and reach the same destination their ancestors once found? Traveling Butterflies indulges the awe these creatures inspire by taking a poetic, meditative look at the monarch’s life cycle. In a lyrical voice that seamlessly blends fact and storytelling, the book zooms in to show a monarch’s progression from an egg the size of a dewd... + Read More
Series: Is This Panama?A Migration StoryHardcoverJan Thornhill9781926973883$17.95JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Sep 15, 2013
When Sammy, a young Wilson’s warbler, wakes up one frosty August morning near the Arctic Circle, he instinctively knows that it’s time to make his first migratory journey south to Panama. But there’s one problem — where’s Panama? All the other warblers having left without him.Sammy sets off on his journey by himself, stopping to ask the same question of each of the different animals that he meets along the way: "Is this Panama?" From the caribou heading to his winter forest to the monarch butterflies flitting to Mexico, every animal has a dif... + Read More
Series: Winter's ComingA Story of Seasonal ChangeHardcoverJan Thornhill9781771470025$17.95JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Oct 15, 2014
Lily, a young snowshoe hare, is surprised to notice the leaves changing color in her forest home. She hears from a passing flock of birds that "Winter’s coming." Lily doesn’t know who or what Winter is, but it must be frightening. Why else would the birds be escaping South? And why would the caterpillar curl up and freeze as solid as an acorn? Why else would the squirrel be hiding his food? As Lily learns the ways in which her forest friends prepare for winter’s arrival, she becomes more and more worried about what she should be doing. Finally... + Read More
Series: The Wolf-BirdsHardcoverWillow Dawson9781771470544$18.95JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Sep 15, 2015
In a story set deep in the wild winter wood, two hungry ravens fly in search of their next meal. A pack of wolves is on the hunt, too. Food is scarce, but, if they team up, the ravens and wolves just might be able to help each other. The ravens follow a pack of starving wolves on the hunt. The wolves come up empty handed – and even lose one of their own in the chase – but the ravens have better luck. The wolves hear the ravens cawing and investigate only to find an injured deer, the perfect meal! The wolves make the kill; the opportunistic ra... + Read More
Series: Math in NatureCounting on FallHardcoverLizann Flatt9781926973364$15.95JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 7Sep 15, 2012
As young readers journey into the natural world, they will discover that numbers, patterns, shapes — and much more! — can be found by observing everyday plants and animals.What if animals and plants knew math, just like you? Would leaves fall in patterns? Would whales enter a race? In Counting on Fall, the first title in the Math in Nature series by award-winning author Lizann Flatt, nature comes to life to help children grasp concepts of number sense and numeration. The engaging “What if?” format of this informational picture book is sure to d... + Read More
Series: Math in NatureSizing Up WinterHardcoverLizann Flatt9781926973821$15.95JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 7Sep 15, 2013
What if animals and plants knew math, just like us? Would snowflakes all fall from the same height in the sky? Would otters spread themselves evenly across lakes? Would groundhogs be aware of the date? In Sizing Up Winter, the third title in the Math in Nature series, nature comes to life to help children grasp concepts of time and measurement.
Series: Math in NatureShaping Up SummerOntarioHardcoverLizann Flatt9781926973876$14.95JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 7Mar 15, 2014
What if animals and plants knew math, just like us? Would spiders draw pictures in their webs? Would narwhals sort blocks of ice by shape? Would insects know what’s above and what’s below? In Shaping Up Summer, the final title in the Math in Nature series, nature comes to life to help children grasp concepts of geometry, symmetry, and spatial sense.This interactive, poetic, and artful picture book series is an enticing way to introduce math to kids — they will laugh, use their imaginations, and learn through activities inspired by the books.
Series: Math in NatureSorting through SpringHardcoverLizann Flatt9781926973593$15.95JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 7Mar 15, 2013
As young readers journey into the natural world, they will discover that numbers, patterns, shapes — and much more! — can be found by observing everyday plants and animals.What if animals and plants knew math, just like us? Would flowers bloom in patterns? Would raindrops fall in rhythm? Would birds balance evenly on branches? In Sorting through Spring, the second title in the Math in Nature series, nature comes to life to help children grasp concepts of patterning, sorting, data management, and probability.This interactive, poetic, and artful ... + Read More
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