About Penguins: A Guide for Children
About Penguins: A Guide for
This beginner’s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of penguins.In this addition to the acclaimed About… series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what penguins are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to a variety of penguins, from the Adélie to the Rockhopper to the Emperor. An afterword provides details on the animals featured and inspires young readers to learn more.
- Brand: Peachtree Publishers
- ASIN: 1561457418
Penguins of the World
Penguins of the
The internationally successful movie March of the Penguins showcases the life of these fascinating flightless birds that have become such prominent symbols of the fragile nature of our ecosystem. Faced with global warming, invasive tourism, pollution and loss of habitat, penguins -- if they are to survive -- need protection more than ever. Over the past 18 years, Wayne Lynch has traveled to Antarctica, the Galapagos Islands, Argentina, Chile, New Zealand and a dozen remote island clusters in the tempestuous Southern Ocean, studying and photographing all 17 species of penguins in their natural habitats. In Penguins of the World, he documents the extraordinary life cycles of these tough, resourceful and beautiful animals in the harshest environments imaginable. This second edition has been revised, redesigned and expanded, with detailed information and the latest facts and statistics on: Anatomy Egg and chick development Mating and feeding habits Predators Habitats Climate change Changes to food levels. Through his engaging text and on-location photographs, Wayne Lynch captures these birds in their wide variety of activities and behaviors. Penguins of the World will appeal to anyone interested in birds, nature and science.
- ASIN: 1554072743
Penguin Books: The Ultimate Penguin Book for Kids: 100+ Amazing Penguin Facts, Photos, Quiz and BONUS Word Search Puzzle (Penguin Books for Kids) (Volume 1)
Penguin Books: The Ultimate Penguin Book for
Penguin Books for Kids Do your kids love penguins? In The Ultimate Penguin Book for Kids, best-selling non-fiction author Jenny Kellett gives you only the best penguin facts that kids will love. With over 100 incredible penguin facts, color penguin photos and a BONUS penguin word search available on in the print version, children will be completely immersed and fascinated by the exciting world of everyone's favorite bird in this interactive penguin book for kids. Penguins are some of the most magnificent creatures on Earth, and a favorite with kids and adult alike! Learn amazing penguin facts before taking the ultimate penguin quiz to test your knowledge. Penguin book sample Did you know...? When it gets very cold in Antarctica, Emperor Penguins often huddle together to stay warm There are 17 species of penguins, 13 of which are endangered or on the brink of extinction. A group of penguins in the water is called a ‘raft’. A group of penguins on the land is called a ‘waddle’. You'll find these penguin facts and many more in this illustrated penguin book for kids. With 20+ stunning penguin pictures, even early readers will enjoy The Ultimate Penguin Book for Kids— as well as adults! Perfect for teaching children to read, while letting them learn about the fas...
- ASIN: 1548496200
National Geographic Readers: Penguins!
National Geographic Readers:
They waddled into stardom in National Geographic’s March of the Penguins film. These guys are now nature’s ROCK STARS! If you’re age 5, you’re probably as tall as an Emperor. But why do they throw up so much? March this way, and find out all!National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
- Brand: National Geographic Society
- ASIN: 1426304269
Penguin on Vacation
Geisel Honor-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon's beloved character Penguin hits the beach in Penguin on Vacation--a charming board book that's perfect for summer vacation.Penguin is tired of the snow and cold--so he decides to visit the beach! But when his favorite activities like skiing and skating don't work so well on sand, can a new friend help Penguin learn how to have fun in the sun? Seasoned, award-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon's charming text and bright, energetic illustrations ensure that readers will be clamoring for more Penguin stories--wherever they make their home!Don't miss these other books from Salina Yoon!The Penguin seriesPenguin and PineconePenguin on VacationPenguin in LovePenguin and PumpkinPenguin's Big AdventurePenguin's Christmas WishThe Bear seriesFoundStormy NightBear's Big DayThe Duck, Duck, Porcupine seriesDuck, Duck, PorcupineMy Kite is Stuck! And Other StoriesThat's My Book! And Other StoriesBe a Friend
- Brand: Bloomsbury U S A Children s Books
- ASIN: 0802738370
If You Were a Penguin
If You Were a
In this simple, rhyming picture book, the youngest readers will learn about penguins. This is the perfect read-aloud for teachers and parents to share with young children as they imagine what life as a penguin is like!The short text by Florence Minor pairs perfectly with the gorgeous, detailed illustrations by acclaimed illustrator Wendell Minor. Fun facts about penguins are featured at the back of the book.As Booklist said, "Whether it’s the comical waddle, the formal appearance of their plumage, or their well-documented devotion to their young, penguins hold an unending appeal for young children." Their review called If You Were a Penguin "dazzling," "vibrant," and "breathtaking"!
- Brand: Katherine Tegen Books
- ASIN: 0061130974
The engaging Explore My World picture books invite kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud. In Explore My World Penguins, curious kids ages 3 to 7 will be excited to learn about the delightful world of penguins: the extreme lengths they go to to care for their young and the relationship between baby penguins and their parents.
- Brand: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
- ASIN: 1426317018
How Do Penguins Play?
How Do Penguins
This playful rhyming Little Golden Book asks, "How do penguins play?" Children will delight in watching bear cubs, seals, penguins, monkeys, and other animal friends frolicking joyfully with each other. Adorable pastel illustrations show these animals playing king-of-the-hill, keep away, and other fun and familiar games.
- ASIN: 0375865012
Pig-Piggy-Pigs (Penguin Young Readers, Level 2)
Pig-Piggy-Pigs (Penguin Young Readers, Level
Learn about teacup pigs in this fact-and-photo-filled book that captures all the charm of these adorable animals! This new nonfiction reader will teach kids about the breed, how to train them, and how to take good care of these unique animals.
- Brand: PYR
- ASIN: 0448482215