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Killer Whales

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640005372

This revised edition surveys key aspects of killer whales, describing the carnivorous marine mammals’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains how these creatures came to be.

Coral Reefs

Kathryn Hulick (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781641851657

Explains the process and materials that corals use to build reefs. This book’s colorful photos, clear text, and “A Closer Look” feature highlight the engineering that makes this structure such a marvel and helps corals survive in the wild.

Humpback Whale Migration

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172111

Follow the humpback whale's journey to warmer waters in the Marvelous Migrations series. Focused on 21st century content, engaging inquiry-based sidebars encourage young readers to think, create, guess, and ask questions. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Great White Shark Migration

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534172128

Follow the great white shark's journey to the "White Shark Café" in the Marvelous Migrations series. Focused on 21st century content, engaging inquiry-based sidebars encourage young readers to think, create, guess, and ask questions. Book includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Fossils and Sea Monsters

Craig Stevens (author)

Publisher: Blue Door Education ISBN: 9781950825851

Earth was a lot different when dinosaurs were around. The worlds oceans were also ruled by large predators and they left us important clues. Find out how scientists use these clues to learn what kinds of sea monsters lived and what they might have looked like.

A Shiver of Sharks

Tracy Nelson Maurer (author)

Publisher: Blue Door Education ISBN: 9781947632141

Ocean animals often swim in groups. Groups of animals have names created over our history.

The Great Barrier Reef

Rebecca Kraft Rector (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635177305

Explore the past, present, and future of the Great Barrier Reef. Beautiful photos, fact-filled text, and engaging infographics help readers learn all about this natural wonder and how to protect it long into the future.

Math on the Job: Caring for Marine Animals

Richard Wunderlich (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427117397

What if you could save a baby whale using math? This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who care for animals that live in water. Math is an important part of the job for marine biologists, veterinary technologists, and aquarists - people that maintain aquariums. Three exciting stories lead to a problem you must solve using math. A toolbox section helps take you through similar examples and provides math exercises you can do that will help give you a better understanding of how to solve the problem in the story.

What Do You Find in a Coral Reef?

Megan Kopp (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427117236

Vibrant photographs and descriptive text guide readers on an underwater journey through coastal waters to explore coral reefs. Home to more than one million kinds of plants, fish, and other ocean life, readers will discover how living things meet their needs for shelter, food, and more in this dynamic ecosystem.

What Do You Find in a Pond?

Megan Kopp (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427117243

From croaking frogs and quacking ducks to floating lily pads and buzzing dragonflies, ponds are bursting with life. Dynamic photographs and descriptive text help budding young scientists discover the plants and animals that live in these freshwater ecosystems.

What Do You Find in a Tide Pool?

Megan Kopp (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427117267

Tide pools form from water left on rocky shores when the tide withdraws. From seaweed and sea snails to shore crabs and seabirds, readers will discover some of the plants and animals that live in and around these ever-changing ecosystems.

Fish Pals

Pat Jacobs (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427122292

From what they eat to how to keep their tanks clean and healthy, this book gives you all the pet care advice you need to become a fish’s best pal. Learn the inside information on how to understand their behavior, so you can have your own piece of the ocean in your home.

Who Ate the Penguin? An Ocean Food Chain

Sarah Ridley (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427124531

Starting with the Sun, this book looks at an ocean food chain in Antarctica, from tiny plants called plankton to a large whale called an orca.

High and Dry

Eric Walters (author) Sabrina Gendron (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459823112

Dylan lives on a remote island in the Pacific Northwest with his parents, but when they have to go to the mainland, his grandfather weathers a storm to come spend time with him. Grandpa’s brought Dylan a number of gifts, and one comes in handy the next day while they are exploring the coast. In fact, this gift leads the duo to a dangerous discovery: a young orca got stuck on the rocks during the storm. Racing against the sun and the heat, Dylan and Grandpa need to work together to figure out how to save the calf while his pod circles nearby.

American Beavers

Alicia Z. Klepeis (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171877

Introduces readers to the life, diet, habitat, behavior, and physical description of American beavers. Colorful spreads, fun facts, diagrams, a range map, and a special reading feature make this an exciting read for animal lovers and report writers alike.

American Alligators

Tyler Omoth (author)

Publisher: North Star Editions ISBN: 9781635171860

Introduces readers to the life, diet, habitat, behavior, and physical description of American alligators. Colorful spreads, fun facts, diagrams, a range map, and a special reading feature make this an exciting read for animal lovers and report writers alike.

My Favorite Animal: Beluga Whales

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532412257

What's your favorite animal? In My Favorite Animal: Beluga Whales, students will learn amazing facts about beluga whales. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension.

My Favorite Animal: Orcas

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532412271

What's your favorite animal? In My Favorite Animal: Orcas, students will learn amazing facts about orcas. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension.

My Favorite Animal: Humpback Whales

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532406140

What's your favorite animal? Learn amazing facts about humpback whales. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension.

My Favorite Animal: Rays

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532406003

What's your favorite animal? Learn amazing facts about rays like Manta Rays and Stingrays. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension.

My Favorite Animal: Sea Lions

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532405969

What's your favorite animal? Learn amazing facts about sea lions. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension.

My Favorite Animal: Seals

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532405945

What's your favorite animal? Learn amazing facts about seals. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension.

My Favorite Animal: Walrus

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532405884

What's your favorite animal? Learn amazing facts about walruses. Each My Favorite Animal book features interesting non-fiction at a 2nd-grade reading level paired with questions throughout the text to check the reader's comprehension. Walruses can hold their breath for up to 30 minutes at a time. When they get to the ocean floor, they blow out air and water to stir up the sand to uncover mollusks underneath. They don’t use their teeth to chew their food. Rather, they suck out the mollusks and spit out the shell.

My Favorite Animal: Otters

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532400704

Learn all about otters in this fun and informational text. Like all books in the My Favorite Animal Series, Otters offers engaging facts and checks the reader's knowledge and comprehension throughout the book.

My Favorite Animal: Sharks

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532400728

Learn all about sharks in this fun and informational text. Like all books in the My Favorite Animal Series, Sharks offers engaging facts and checks the reader's knowledge and comprehension throughout the book.