How Heavy Is an Elephant?

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Encouraging young children to learn through sight and touch, these durable early-concept books help develop sensory awareness and create an interactive learning experience. These books provide parents with a fun way to introduce science concepts such as size, weight, time, speed, and temperature.

 

Bright illustrations and funny verses make it clear that an elephant is indeed a very heavy animal—and one that has to eat a lot of food. The inventive ...

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Overview

Encouraging young children to learn through sight and touch, these durable early-concept books help develop sensory awareness and create an interactive learning experience. These books provide parents with a fun way to introduce science concepts such as size, weight, time, speed, and temperature.

 

Bright illustrations and funny verses make it clear that an elephant is indeed a very heavy animal—and one that has to eat a lot of food. The inventive touch-and-feel textures include slices of plastic cheese and cute felt shoes.

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Meet the Author

Mike Goldsmith is a former head of the acoustics group at the UK's National Physical Laboratory and the author of Inventors and Their Bright Ideas, Scientists and Their Mind-Blowing Experiments, and Stars and Planets. Simon Abbott is the illustrator of the Learn to Draw series; Mooo! Noisy Pops; and My Aunt's Wacky Wedding

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