2018 INDIES Winner Gold, Juvenile Nonfiction (Children's)Gold Mom's Choice Award Winner 2019 National Parenting Product Awards WinnerCreative Child Magazine Book of the Year Award Winner Honor Book for the 2018 Montana Book Awards Nautilus Book Awards Gold Winner What does it feel like to “see” with your ears like a bat or go through a full body transformation like a frog? Can you wriggle in and out of tight places like an octopus, camouflage yourself like a leopard, or do a waggle dance like a honeybee? This creative and beautifully illustrated interactive guide makes learning about animals fun for children ages 6 and up. Fifteen animals explain their amazing feats and invite kids to enter their world by mimicking their behavior — an imaginative approach to learning that fosters curiosity, empathy, and dramatic play.
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||6 - 9 Years|
About the Author
Kathleen Yale spent more than 10 years chasing critters through the Rocky Mountains as a wildlife field biologist and holds degrees in conservation biology and environmental studies. She has served as Orion magazine’s Reviews editor and has authored text for a number of nature-related books and games for adults and children, including Mountain Goats of Glacier National Park, North American Birds, Backyard Birds, and Baby Animals of the World. Her essays, poems, and reviews have been published in various places including Orion, High Country News, Camas, Big Sky Journal, and High Desert Journal. She recently spent several years researching and writing creative and humorous scripts for the popular, award-winning educational YouTube channels SciShow and Crash Course. Yale currently lives with her family in Montana, just outside of Glacier National Park, where she works as a freelance writer and editor.
Kaley McKean is an illustrator based in Toronto. This is her first children's book. Visit her at kaleymckean.com.
Table of Contents
Howl like a Wolf Slide like a Penguin Keep Cool like an Elephant See like a Bat Squeeze like an Octopus Rattle like a Rattlesnake Build like a Bowerbird Engineer like a Beaver Sneak like a Leopard Sing like a Humpack Whale Dance like a Honeybee Joke like a Raven Spray like a Skunk Transform like a Frog Graze like a Deer Downloadable Masks
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