Synopses & Reviews
The Science of Living Things series helps children understand that they are as connected to trees, rocks, and weather as the animals that live outdoors! This important series helps define the basic concept of life and investigates the incredible world of living things. Each book explores a basic scientific concept or animal using:
-- easy-to-understand text
-- clearly labeled diagrams
-- exciting, full-color photographs
Without food, an animal cannot survive. With so many competing species, carnivores and herbivores alike have developed fascinating methods of finding the food that keeps them fat and happy. How Do Animals Find Food? lets children in on all the latest jaw-dropping, mouth-cramming, stomach-stuffing techniques, such as:
-- pack hunting vs. solitary hunting
-- climbers that eat the succulent leaves found in tall trees
-- animals that poison their prey
-- animals that use lures to "fish" for their food!
With so many species competing for food, animals have developed fascinating methods of finding the food that keeps them fat and happy. How do animals find food? lets children in on such techniques as pack and solitary hunting, and poisonous animals.