Animal Dads

Author: Ami Dobelle

Publisher: Lulu Publishing Services

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Page: 36

View: 192

Animal Dads is a book based on real animal dads whose parenting skills are above all others in the animal kingdom. From seahorses to emperor penguins, readers will learn about how these animal dads are number one when raising their offspring. Ami Dobelle has had an extensive career at zoos and aquariums. She has studied animals and animal behavior for over twenty years. Ami is an experienced educator and animal trainer. She has appeared as an animal expert on multiple television shows. Her hands-on work with animals inspired her to write Animal Dads.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Animal Dads

Author: Sneed B. Collard

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 874

Illustrations and simple text describe how the males of different species help take care of their young.
Science

Animal Dads Take Over

Author: Jonathan Shebar

Publisher: Julian Messner

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 64

View: 719

Describes the parenting roles played by male Darwin frogs, American sea horses, common rheas, marmosets, and Adelie penguins. Also notes differences between human and animal fathers.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Hug a Bull

Author: Aaron Zenz

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 788

Take a look, my dad's a Gander. Take a nap, our dads are Boars. From baby geese to kangaroos to humans, every mom and dad is known by his or her own special name. Bouncing texts full of fun wordplay and adorable illustrations feature animal parents of every shape and size, and encourage little readers to express big love. Go ahead and hug a bull!
Juvenile Nonfiction

Top 10: Dads

Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Publisher: Cherry Lake

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 694

Dive into the Wild Wicked Wonderful world of the animal kingdom with the Top 10: Dads. Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience and a lower level of complexity with clear visuals to help struggling readers along. Considerate text includes tons of fascinating information and wild facts that will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. A table of contents, glossary with simplified pronunciations, and index all enhance comprehension.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Just Us Two

Author: Joyce Sidman

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 769

Eleven poems present life from the point of view of various animal fathers and their young, including Emperor penguins, Nile crocodiles, and giant water bugs.
Language Arts & Disciplines

Using Paired Text to Meet the Common Core

Author: William Bintz

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 212

View: 913

Teaching students to make connections across related texts promotes engagement and improves reading comprehension and content learning. This practical guide explains how to select and teach a wide range of picture books as paired text--two books related by topic, theme, or genre--in grades K-8. The author provides mini-lessons across the content areas, along with hundreds of recommendations for paired text, each linked to specific Common Core standards for reading literature and informational texts. In a large-size format for easy photocopying, the book includes 22 reproducible graphic organizers and other useful tools. Purchasers also get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials.
Language Arts & Disciplines

Poetry People

Author: Sylvia M. Vardell

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 170

View: 769

Alphabetical entries provide brief biographies, highlight selected books, describe poetic style and awards won, and suggest curriculum connections for more than sixty contemporary authors of poetry for children and young adults.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Animals Asleep

Author: Sneed B. Collard

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 282

Provides a look at the many different ways in which animals sleep, from a snoozing orangutan to a sleeping whale, as well as facts about each animal pictured.
Education

Connecting Fathers, Children, and Reading

Author: Sara Willoughby-Herb

Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 196

View: 315

Highlights the importance of fathers in children's lives, particularly with regard to literacy and reading, portraying changes in fatherhood and how libraries can help facilitate father-child reading sessions.