Yet another amazing book from Arbordale Publishing. “Animal Legs” takes your little one on a learning journey that explores the many types of legs in this great big world. Birds, mammals, reptiles and insects have so many varied styles of legs. Readers will learn how each creature has different legs for many different reasons. Some legs were specifically created for running, some for swimming and others for climbing. There are even legs that can taste things. You are going to have to read the book to learn which living things use their legs to taste. There is a “Creative Minds” section in the back of this book and an online teacher’s guide as well to help you get even more information. I love learning. Your little one will too with “Animal Legs”
Can you smell with your feet? Do you dig your claws into a river’s muddy bank to climb up and bask in the sun? Animals’ legs are different from humans’ in so many ways! Find out why strong talons suit a raptor, or webbing is perfect for water dwellers as author Mary Holland continues her photographic Animal Anatomy and Adaptations series by exploring the ways insects, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals move and explore their world.
This nonfiction picture book with a cuddle factor includes a 4-page For Creative Minds section in the back of the book and a 50-page cross-curricular Teaching Activity Guide online. Animal Legs is vetted by experts and designed to encourage parental engagement. Its extensive back matter helps teachers with time-saving lesson ideas, provides extensions for science, math, and social studies units, and uses inquiry-based learning to help build critical thinking skills in young readers. The Spanish translation supports ELL and dual-language programs. The interactive ebook reads aloud in both English and Spanish with word highlighting and audio speed control to promote oral language skills, fluency, pronunciation, text engagement, and reading comprehension. Tap animals and other things that make noise to hear their sounds.
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