Danny enjoys spending time outside with nature, his friends and his family. In the title from our newest nonfiction series In My Yard, Danny explores his yard, discovering other animals who call it their home too.
Danny sees a little raccoon in his yard. Danny is curious and follows the little raccoon to see where he goes.
A robin in Danny’s yard makes a nest, lays eggs, and begins a family. Read along to learn about robins.
Danny and Bee visit a honeybee yard with wooden honeybee houses.
Danny and Norman are sitting on the deck when something happens to Norman’s loose tooth.
Learn about elephant characteristics, as well as, the difference between African and Asian Elephants.
Find out more about the physical adaptations that make the tallest animal at the zoo unique.
Danny and Bee take a walk through the summertime woods. The big green summertime leaves provide cool shade for the busy insects they find in and around the woods.
Danny and Bee take a walk through the winter woods. Everywhere they look, the bare trees and blanket of white snow show signs of the animals and plants waiting for warmer weather.
Danny learns what it means for something to be alive or not alive. Watch as he goes through his house and around his yard determining which things are alive and which things are not.
Through observation, Danny learns what it takes to successfully germinate seeds and grow a bean plant.
In the wild, penguins live only in the southern hemisphere. Read more about penguins.
Rhino means nose in Greek. Read more about rhinoceroses.
Danny and Bee take a walk through the autumn woods. Everywhere they look they see the forest plants and animals getting ready for winter.
A woods is an area of land, smaller than a forest, that is covered with growing trees. Many plants and animals call the woods their home. Meet some of the animals who live in the woods.
Danny loves his favorite tree even more when he learns about the important things trees do.
Danny learns what a botanist does.
Danny watches with amazement as a caterpillar transforms into a beautiful butterfly. Includes a glossary and diagram showing metamorphosis.
Danny learns what it means to be a geologist.
Danny learns what it's like to be an entomologist.
Danny loves all the seasons.
Learn about pigs and what they like.
Danny looks back at his life so far. See how Danny grows from birth to 7 years.
Danny and Bee conduct their own experiments to see what will sink and what will float in the bathtub.
Dad's birthday cake is on the table. See how Danny uses all five senses.