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Animals in Winter (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science: Stage 1)

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Publisher Comments:

Have you ever seen a butterfly in the snow?

Probably not. Butterflies can't survive cold weather, so when winter comes, many butterflies fly to warmer places. They migrate. Woodchucks don't like cold weather either but they don't migrate; they hibernate. Woodchucks sleep in their dens all winter long. Read and find out how other animals cope with winter's worst weather.

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"This brief, simple introduction to animal survival in winter contains just enough facts to satisfy youngsters' curiosity, and the attractive format makes learning fun." School Library Journal

Review:

"The illustrations are unusually attractive, swept clean of extraneous detail, and using a limited palette to heighten the drama: One effective spread shows brown deer and white snow against a stormy green-black sky." Kirkus Reviews

Synopsis:

While watching snow blanket the earth, what child hasn't wondered how the animals will protect themselves from the harsh weather? This book explains ways animals have of coping with inclement weather. Full color.

About the Author

Henrietta Bancroft taught nature study and elementary science at the Walden School in New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064451659
ill.:
Davie, Helen K.
Author:
Van Gelder, Richard G.
Author:
by Henrietta Bancroft and Helen K. Davie
Author:
Bancroft, Henrietta
Author:
Davie, Helen K.
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Nature - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - General
Subject:
Winter
Subject:
Science & Nature - General
Subject:
Animals -- Wintering -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Animals
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed. /
Edition Description:
Revised Paperback
Series:
Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1
Series Volume:
104-81Stage 1
Publication Date:
19961231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from PreS to 1
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
7.94x8.72x.14 in. .40 lbs.
Age Level:
03-06

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Product details 32 pages HarperTrophy - English 9780064451659 Reviews:
"Review" by , "This brief, simple introduction to animal survival in winter contains just enough facts to satisfy youngsters' curiosity, and the attractive format makes learning fun."
"Review" by , "The illustrations are unusually attractive, swept clean of extraneous detail, and using a limited palette to heighten the drama: One effective spread shows brown deer and white snow against a stormy green-black sky."
"Synopsis" by , While watching snow blanket the earth, what child hasn't wondered how the animals will protect themselves from the harsh weather? This book explains ways animals have of coping with inclement weather. Full color.
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