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Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures

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¡Descubre dinosaurios!

by Crystal Sikkens
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, experiments & projects, dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

The only way we can learn about dinosaurs is by studying their fossils. Read about how comparing fossils shows us how different dinosaurs moved, what foods they ate, and how they protected themselves.

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Dino Dana: Dino Field Guide

(Dinosaurs for Kids and a Science Book for Kids)

by J.J. Johnson
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: fossils

A Dino Dana Field Guide for KidsFun facts about dinosaurs for kids. Did you know that the brachiosaurus was the tallest dinosaur that we know of today? That the kosmoceratops had fifteen horns and hooks on its head? That the spinosaurus is the only known dinosaur to spend most of its time swimming? Discover this and much more in Dino Dana: A Field …

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Dinosaurs of the Arctic (English)

by Dana Hopkins, illustrated by Aaron Edzerza
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: beginner, dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures, polar regions

Learn about dinosaurs that lived in the North!

This book gives interesting facts about the different types of dinosaurs and other ancient animals that lived in the Arctic long ago.

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Dinosaurs of the Arctic (Inuktitut)

by Dana Hopkins, illustrated by Aaron Edzerza
edition: Paperback
tagged: beginner, dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

Learn about dinosaurs that lived in the North!

This book gives interesting facts about the different types of dinosaurs and other ancient animals that lived in the Arctic long ago.

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Mega Rex

A Tyrannosaurus Named Scotty

by W. Scott Persons IV, illustrated by Beth Zaiken
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures, fossils

“Scotty,” the largest Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton in the world, was discovered by an elementary school teacher in Saskatchewan’s Frenchman River Valley in 1991. It took twenty-three years to excavate the bones and prepare the skeleton for study. Now Scotty has found a new home in the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, where the giant T. rex is the sta …

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Discovering Dinosaurs!

by Crystal Sikkens
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, experiments & projects, dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

The only way we can learn about dinosaurs is by studying their fossils. Read about how comparing fossils shows us how different dinosaurs moved, what foods they ate, and how they protected themselves.

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My Best Book of Dinosaurs

by Christopher Maynard
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

From ferocious meat eaters to giant plant eaters,My Best Book of Dinosaurs brings this prehistoric era to life. Find out who was the biggest, who could fly, and how paleontologists put together old bones. Color illustrations and clear photography combine with fact-filled text reveal how the dinosaurs lived . . . and died. An infomation-packed book …

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Megabugs

And Other Prehistoric Critters That Roamed the Planet

by Helaine Becker, illustrated by John Bindon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: insects, spiders, etc., prehistoric, dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

Can you imagine a bug the size of a small crocodile? How about one bigger than a large basketball player? As scary as it may seem, supersized, insect-like critters such as these roamed Earth long before humans. In this peek into prehistory, award-winning science writer Helaine Becker introduces seven of these megabugs, the ancestors of modern-day i …

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