Juvenile Fiction

Animal Dads

Author: Ami Dobelle

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

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Category: Juvenile Fiction

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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.

Animal Dads

Author: Sneed B Collard, III

Publisher: Perfection Learning

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This intriguing picture book explores the different roles of fatherhood in the animal kingdom. Readers will learn about the various animal dads and their many different, unique parenting skills. The sort of book parents may appreciate as much as their children.--New York Times Book Review. Full-color illustrations.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Hug a Bull

Author: Aaron Zenz

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 895

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!
Science

Animal Dads Take Over

Author: Jonathan Shebar

Publisher: Julian Messner

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Category: Science

Page: 64

View: 934

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

Top 10: Dads

Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Publisher: Cherry Lake

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 651

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

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 992

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

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 212

View: 476

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

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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 170

View: 441

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.
Social Science

Father's Day Puzzles and Activities (3–5)

Author: Suzanne Barchers

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

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Category: Social Science

Page: 10

View: 528

This activity makes learning about Father's Day fun and engaging. This lesson is filled with ready-to-use reproducibles, fun facts, puzzles, crafts, and more. Turn holidays and cultural celebrations into learning experiences for your students.
Readers (Primary)

Animal Fathers

Author: Jill Eggleton

Publisher:

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Category: Readers (Primary)

Page: 16

View: 264

A learn-to-read book about animal fathers and their babies.