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The Emperor's Egg with CD (Audio) (Read, Listen, & Wonder)

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Publisher Comments:

Introducing READ, LISTEN, & WONDER!

This vibrant book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:

* an engaging read-aloud with sound effects

* a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

* a segment focusing on fascinating facts

Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything to eat? Thats just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off swimming and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. Welcome to the story of the worlds most devoted dad!

Synopsis:

Students who are wild about penguins and classrooms doing units on them will find THE EMPEROR'S EGG an action-packed read. - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything at all to eat? That's just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off swimming in the ocean and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. This charming, oversize picture book is full of fabulous facts about nature's most devoted dad.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780763638252
Author:
Jenkins, Martin
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Illustrator:
Chapman, Jane
Author:
Chapman, Jane
Author:
Various
Subject:
General
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Parental behavior in animals
Subject:
Emperor penguin - Behavior
Subject:
Animals - Lions Tigers Leopards etc.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Birds
Subject:
penguins;animals;winter;science;antarctica;eggs;non-fiction;picture book;birds;polar animals;responsibility;arctic animals;snow;habitats;fiction;arctic
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Read, Listen, & Wonder
Publication Date:
20080831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.60x9.40x.20 in. .55 lbs.
Age Level:
05-08

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Product details 32 pages Candlewick Press (MA) - English 9780763638252 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Students who are wild about penguins and classrooms doing units on them will find THE EMPEROR'S EGG an action-packed read. - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything at all to eat? That's just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off swimming in the ocean and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. This charming, oversize picture book is full of fabulous facts about nature's most devoted dad.

"Synopsis" by , CN
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