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Les baleines

by Bobbie Kalman & Levigne
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: marine life, biology

Whales are the only mammals that spend their entire life in the water. From playful dolphins to enormous blue whales, the behavior, habitats, and physiology of these amazing marine mammals are explored in What is a Whale? Spectacular full-color photos help show: • flukes, flippers, and fins • the whale family tree • baleen and toothed whales …

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Les marsupiaux

by Bobbie Kalman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: mammals, biology

Marsupials are the only mammals that have a pouch on their body in which they carry their young. Most of these amazing animals live in Australia, where they have adapted to the harsh conditions of life in the outback. In What is a Marsupial children will learn astounding facts about marsupials, including: •the important differences between marsup …

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Les mammifères

by Bobbie Kalman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: mammals, biology

This delightful book shows children the ways in which mammals are different from other living things. Fascinating examples are featured, from mammals that lay eggs or have a pouch to human beings.

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The Life Cycle of a Spider

by Bobbie Kalman & Smithyman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: insects, spiders, etc., biology

Millions of baby spiders burst out of egg sacs each day. Kids can learn about their development from the unique life cycle of different species and how they care for their young to the differences between males and females and how children can help protect spiders from environmental damage.

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The Life Cycle of a Wolf

by Bobbie Kalman & Bishop
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: wolves & coyotes, biology

Every fascinating stage in a wolf pup's development determines its future in the family pack. Children will be amazed by the different types of wolves, how they prepare for the birth of pups, a pup’s introduction to the hunt, challenges to pack structure, and the dangers wolves face in the wild.

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The Life Cycle of a Tree

by Bobbie Kalman & Smithyman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: trees & forests, biology

The complex lives of these everyday plants will amaze young readers. Close-up photos help show how seeds are produced, the role of various trees in a forest, and how trees benefit animals, people, and the environment. Kids will also find out how they can help trees in their own neighborhood.

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The Life Cycle of a Lion

by Bobbie Kalman & Bishop
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: cats, biology

Vivid photographs and beautiful illustrations follow the life of the lion from playful cub to fierce adult. Kids will enjoy reading about lions in Asia and Africa, the network of aunts, sisters, and cousins in a lion pride, cubs and their involvement in the pride’s work and play, and how they learn skills for the hunt.

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