Bug Zoo

Author: Disney Book Group
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
ISBN: 9781484720547
Size: 68.50 MB
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Bug Zoo from the Author: Disney Book Group. Ben loves bugs: armored, teeny, leggy, greenie, floaty, wingy, jumpy, springy bugs! After a trip to the city zoo, Ben collects all of the bugs he can find and sets up a bug zoo. He couldn't be happier--but what about his bugs?

Bug Zoo

Author: Nick Baker
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1405366036
Size: 33.84 MB
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Bug Zoo from the Author: Nick Baker. Go wild with naturalist, Nick Baker, star of Nick Baker's Weird Creatures They may be tiny, but insects, spiders and other invertebrates are some of the most astonishing animals on Earth - and plenty of them live right on our doorstep. Here, Nick Baker, presenter of Nick Baker's Weird Creatures and naturalist shows kids how to make the kind of places, spaces, nooks and crannies that insects love to scuttle around in. They'll discover how to keep them fed, healthy and active and how to build all sorts of inviting invertebrate environments, from a hang out for spiders to a nest for ants. From here - and with Nick Baker's help - your child will see all the stuff that's usually hidden from human eyes, discovering the nitty gritty about insect lifecycles, how they live, eat and more. It's their very own bug zoo!

Bringing Outdoor Science In

Author: Steve Rich
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 1936959046
Size: 42.67 MB
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Bringing Outdoor Science In from the Author: Steve Rich.

When it s just not possible to take students out to explore the natural world, bring the natural world to the classroom. Clearly organised and easy to use, this helpful guide contains more than 50 science lessons in six units: Greening the School, Insects, Plants, Rocks and Soils, Water, and In the Sky. All lessons include objectives, materials lists, procedures, reproducible data sheets, ideas for adapting to different grade levels, discussion questions, and next steps. Almost all the needed materials are inexpensive or even free (such as leaves and rocks), and if you do get the chance to venture outside, the lessons will work there, too. By using Steve Rich s follow-up to his popular book Outdoor Science: A Practical Guide, you can introduce students to everything from bug zoos to the Sun and stars without ever needing to pull on a jacket.

Babylon S Ark

Author: Lawrence Anthony
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429981439
Size: 18.92 MB
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Babylon S Ark from the Author: Lawrence Anthony. When the Iraq war began, conservationist Lawrence Anthony could think of only one thing: the fate of the Baghdad Zoo, located in the city center and caught in the war's crossfire. Once Anthony entered Baghdad he discovered that full-scale combat and uncontrolled looting had killed nearly all the animals of the zoo. But not all of them. U.S. soldiers had taken the time to help care for the remaining animals, and the zoo's staff had returned to work in spite of the constant firefights. Together the Americans and Iraqis had managed to keep alive the animals that had survived the invasion. Babylon's Ark chronicles the zoo's transformation from bombed-out rubble to peaceful park. Along the way, Anthony recounts hair-raising efforts to save a pride of the dictator's lions, close a deplorable black-market zoo, and rescue Saddam's Arabian horses. His unique ground-level experience makes Babylon's Ark an uplifting story of both sides working together for the sake of innocent animals caught in the war's crossfire.

In Memory Of Gorfman T Frog

Author: Gail Donovan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101046241
Size: 18.51 MB
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In Memory Of Gorfman T Frog from the Author: Gail Donovan. Meet fifth-grader Josh—an irrepressible motormouth, always in trouble. His ordinary troubles grow wildly out of control when he brings a mutant frog he has found to school, and it seems everyone is on his case—parents, teacher, classmates, even the lunch ladies! When the frog is confi scated by the principal, Josh organizes the school to do what he knows is right. Heartwarming and hilarious, this novel by a major new talent will have kids cheering. A Classroom Guide to In Memory of Gorfman T. Frog by Gail Donovan

Let S Go Buggy

Author: Troy Corley
ISBN: 9780970624208
Size: 44.64 MB
Format: PDF
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Let S Go Buggy from the Author: Troy Corley. "Buzzing with swarms of buggy outings for families and school groups, this unique educational travel guide offers a bugs-eye view of the United States. Humming with details on more than 140 of the best bug and butterfly exhibits, this guide leads travelers by state to the buggiest zoos, museums, nature centers, insectariums, and botanical gardens. Perfect for planning family vacations, daylong excursions, and school field trips, the unique guide includes a month-by-month calendar of 75 delightful festivals including the Incredible Edible Insect Event in New Orleans and the Tarantula Festival in Coarse Gold, California. Also included are educational resources such as insect web sites and a comprehensive list of official state insects and butterflies. This bugged-out guide will delight any insect enthusiast, from parents and educators to nature lovers and savvy travelers."

Be Nice To Spiders

Author: Margaret Bloy Graham
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060220732
Size: 46.10 MB
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Be Nice To Spiders from the Author: Margaret Bloy Graham. When Billy left his pet spider, Helen, at the Zoo, the animals suddenly became happy and contented. The lions snoozed all day long, the elephants enjoyed their baths, and the zebras ate their hay in peace -- all because Helen was spinning webs and catching flies. But one day Helen's webs were swept away. The Keeper had the cages cleaned for the Mayor's inspection tour. Soon the flies were back again and the animals were miserable once more. But not for long... Children will be fascinated and amused by the way Helen solved the problem and won a permanent place of honor for herself in the Zoo. Margaret Bloy Graham's pictures match the wit and charm of her delightful story.

Zoo Culture

Author: Bob Mullan
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252067624
Size: 65.34 MB
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Zoo Culture from the Author: Bob Mullan. This provocative study shows that zoos tell us as much about humans as they do about animals. Through observations based on visits to zoos and conversations with zoo owners and keepers all over the world, the authors suggest that, while animals may not need zoos, urban societies seem to. A new preface takes note of dramatic changes in the perceived role of zoos that have occurred since the book's original publication.

Insiders Guide To Seattle

Author: Shelley Seale
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762767316
Size: 76.63 MB
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Insiders Guide To Seattle from the Author: Shelley Seale. A first edition, Insiders' Guide to Seattle is the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information to this thriving city in the Pacific Northwest. Written by a local (and true insider), this guide offers a personal and practical perspective of Seattle and its surrounding environs.

If I Ran The Zoo

Author: Seuss
Publisher: RH Childrens Books
ISBN: 0385379382
Size: 73.73 MB
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If I Ran The Zoo from the Author: Seuss. Animals abound in Dr. Seuss’s Caldecott Honor–winning picture book If I Ran the Zoo. Gerald McGrew imagines the myriad of animals he’d have in his very own zoo, and the adventures he’ll have to go on in order to gather them all. Featuring everything from a lion with ten feet to a Fizza-ma-Wizza-ma-Dill, this is a classic Seussian crowd-pleaser. In fact, one of Gerald’s creatures has even become a part of the language: the Nerd!