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The Sparrow and the Trees

Sharon Chriscoe (author), Susan Detwiler (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628556483

The Sparrow family is ready for their trip south for the winter, but Papas wing is hurt and he cannot make the trip. He asks the trees for help. One by one, the mighty, leafy trees of the forest say no! Will any of the trees help Papa Sparrow? What will happen to the selfish trees that turned him away? Discover why some trees lose their leaves in winter in this retelling of a Cherokee pourquoi tale.

They Just Know: Animal Instincts

Robin Yardi (author), Laurie Allen Klein (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628556490

How do some young animals know what to do and how to do it? Does someone teach a caterpillar what to eat? Who gives a baby shark swimming lessons? Sometimes young animals learn things from their parents, but other times they just know! Explore animal instincts through engaging text and fanciful illustrations.

Tortoise and Hare's Amazing Race

Marianne Berkes (author), Cathy Morrison (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628556506

A retelling of the classic story with a math twist. Henry Hare was always bragging about how fast he was. One day he challenges Tessie Tortoise to a mile-long race up the hill. Henry leaps ahead for the first eighth of a mile. As Tessie approaches, he bounds ahead again. Fractions and distance measurements mark their progress as Tessie and Henry race to the finish line.

La boca mas hambrienta del mar

Peter Walters (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628556513

Quin es la criatura ms hambrienta en el mar del sur? El camarn antrtico puede moverse en cardmenes y el bacalao azul puede estar cazando para cenar, pero ninguno es lo suficientemente feroz como para estar en la cima de la red trfica. Este es un cuento con sabor a pescado sobre quin se come a quin. Los depredadores se vuelven presas y finalmente, slo un animal llega a la cima. Bucea dentro del rtmico texto y averigua quin podra ser.

Sonidos en la sabana

Terry Catass Jennings (author), Phyllis Saroff (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628556520

Desde el primer rayo de luz del amanecer hasta que se mete el sol al anochecer, la sabana se siente viva con muchos sonidos. Un len ruge temprano por la maana, un joven babuino hace alaridos para alertar a los otros del peligro al medio da, y un joven ratn hace chillidos al atardecer. Qu es lo que los animales estn diciendo y por qu? Los animales se comunican de diferentes maneras; explora la prspera sabana y la manera de hablar entre sus habitantes a lo largo del transcurso del da.

El gorrin y los rboles

Sharon Chriscoe (author), Susan Detwiler (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628556537

La familia gorrin est lista para su viaje haca el sur para pasar el invierno, pero el ala de Pap est lastimada y l no puede hacer el viaje. l pide ayuda a los rboles. Uno por uno, los poderosos rboles, llenos de hojas, le van diciendo que no! Acaso alguno de los rboles ayudar a Pap gorrin? Qu les pasar a los rboles egostas que le dieron la espalda? Descubre por qu algunos rboles pierden sus hojas durante el invierno en este recuento de un relato del porqu.

Amphibians and Reptiles: A Compare and Contrast Book

Katharine Hall (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555783

What makes a frog an amphibian but a snake a reptile? Both classes may lay eggs, but they have different skin coverings and breathe in different ways. Pages of fun facts will help kids identify each animal in the class like a pro after reading the fourth book in Arbordales Compare and Contrast series. Similar to Polar Bears and Penguins, Clouds and Trees; Amphibians and Reptiles uses stunning photographs and simple non-fiction text to get kids thinking about the similarities and differences between these two animal classes.

Anfibios y Reptiles: un libro de comparacin y contraste

Katharine Hall (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555875

Qu es lo que hace a una rana un anfibio y a una serpiente un reptil? Ambas clases pueden poner huevos pero tienen diferentes tipos de piel y respiran de diferente manera. Pginas con hechos divertidos ayudarn a los nios a identificar a cada animal en el saln de clases como si fueran todos unos profesionales una vez que hayan ledo el cuarto libro de la serie de Comparacin y Contraste de Arbordale. Al igual que en los libros de Osos Polares y Pinguinos, Nubes y rboles, en Anfibios y Reptiles se utilizan impresionantes fotografas y textos simples de no ficcin para hacer que los nios piensen sobre las diferencias y similitudes entre ambas clases de animales.

Escuela para primates

Jennifer Keats Curtis (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555912

Gorilas usando iPads, lmures pintando con los dedos, monos ardillas soplando burbujas . . . estos primates son bastante inteligentes! Tu podras completar el curso en la escuela para primates? Aprende qu tan diversa es la familia de primates, y algunas de las maneras en que los humanos estn enseando nuevas habilidades a sus primos los pirmates. La autora Jennifer Keats Curtis est de nuevo trabajando con organizaciones a lo largo del pas para compartir datos divertidos sobre los primates a travs de este diario fotogrfico.

Esta tierra, es tu pas

Catherine Ciocchi (author), Cathy Morrison (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555936

Toma/Ve/Haz un viaje alrededor del mundo para descubrir una amplia variedad de diferentes formaciones terrestres y caractersticas geolgicas de la Tierra a travs del verso rtmico de Esta tierra, es tu pas. En el viaje encontrars planicies, mecetas/altiplanos y colinas onduladas. Descubre como un arroyo puede crear un can o como la lava forma un archipilago. Lee en voz alta y descubre nuevo terreno al pasar de cada pgina.

Lina Lanuda, la vagabunda

Andrea Gabriel (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555943

La pequea Lina se aparta de su madre mientras persigue a un sapo all por el ro. Cuando el hielo del glaciar se quiebra, el agua estrenduosa se la lleva rodando y retumbando. Ahora est sola y la cra mamut lucha por sobrevivir. Y, debe esconderse al pasar por delante de los leones de las cavernas, osos, gatos dientes de sable, e inclusive, algunos de los primeros humanos. Adems de agotada y temerosa, se tiene que resguardar del clima tormentoso mientras lucha por regresar con su manada. Cmo puede encontrarlos? Podr regresar con ellos algn da?

Primate School

Jennifer Keats Curtis (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555820

Gorillas using iPads, lemurs finger painting, squirrel monkeys popping bubbles . . . these primates are pretty smart! Could you make the grade in Primate School? Learn how diverse the primate family is, and some of the ways humans are teaching new skills to their primate cousins. Author Jennifer Keats Curtis is once again working with organizations across the country to share fun facts about primates through this photo journal.

This Land is Your Land

Catherine Ciocchi (author), Cathy Morrison (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555844

Take a trip around the world to discover a wide variety of Earths landforms and geological features through the rhythmic verse in This Land is Your Land. On the journey encounter plains, plateaus, and rolling hills. Find out how a stream can make a canyon or lava creates an archipelago. Read aloud and discover new terrain with the flip of each page.

Achss! La importancia del polen

Shennen Bersani (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555868

La primavera ha llegado y el polen se siente en el aire. Al beb Oso no le gusta el polense le pega en su pelaje y lo hace tener comezn y estornudar. l es alrgico! Achs! Deseara que el polen no existiera. Cuando sus amigos se renen para decirle por qu nececitan el polen, el beb Oso aprende que el polen es bueno para el bosque y que provee alimento para muchos animales, que lo incluyen a l! El polen puede ser algo que todos odiemos pero, realmente podemos sobrevivir sin l? Esta historia explica por qu lo necesitamos.

Bocas de animales

Mary Holland (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555882

Cules son algunas de las cosas que nosotros podemos aprender sobre los animales tomando en cuenta la forma de sus bocas o picos? Qu podemos deducir sobre los animales con dientes filosos comparados con los que tienen dientes largos y planos? Existen algunos animales sin bocas? En esta secuela sobre las series de Adaptaciones de animales, la galardonada fotgrafa y educadora naturalista Mary Holland comparte las fascinantes bocas de los animales con los lectores de todas las edades.

El zoolgico Fibonacci

Tom Robinson (author), Christina Wald (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555899

Cuando Elas y su padre visitan tan inusual zoolgico, ellos cuentan a las criaturas en cada una de las exhibiciones. Elas ve un cocodrilo, despus un bisonte y luego, dos camellos. De repente, surge un patrn numrico y Elas piensa que l puede predecir cuntos animales habr en la siguiente exhibicin. Explora el zoolgico con Elas mientras l avanza haca adelante para probar su hiptesis.

Fibonacci Zoo

Tom Robinson (author), Christina Wald (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555806

When Eli and his father visit an unusual zoo, they count the creatures in each exhibit. Eli sees one alligator, then one bison, and next two camels. Soon a number pattern emerges and Eli thinks he can predict how many animals will be in the next exhibit. Explore the zoo with Eli as he runs ahead to test his hypothesis.

Wandering Woolly

Andrea Gabriel (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555851

Little Woolly leaves her mother behind as she chases a toad down to the river. When the glacial ice breaks, she is swept away in the rumbling, rolling water. Now alone, the mammoth calf struggles to survive. She must sneak past cave lions, bears, saber-toothed cats and humans. Exhausted and afraid, she must even hide from stormy weather as she fights her way back to her herd. How can she find them? Will she ever get back?

Achoo! Why Pollen Counts

Shennen Bersani (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555776

Spring has arrived and pollen is in the air. Baby Bear does not like the pollenit sticks to his fur and makes him itchy and sneezy. Hes allergic! Achoo! He just wishes the pollen were gone. When his friends gather to tell him why they need pollen, Baby Bear learns that pollen is good for the forest and provides food for many animals, including him! Pollen might be something we all love to hate, but can we really live without it? This story explains why we need it.

Animal Mouths

Mary Holland (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555790

What are some things we can learn about animals from the shape of their mouths, beaks, or bills? What can we infer about animals with sharp teeth compared to large, flat teeth? Are there any animals that dont have mouths? Following in the footsteps of Animal Eyes, award-winning nature photographer and environmental educator Mary Holland shares fascinating animal mouths with readers of all ages.

Daisylocks

Marianne Berkes (author), Cathy Morrison (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628552331

Daisylocks needs a home that is just right. She asks Wind to help her find the perfect habitat to spread her roots, and he accepts the challenge. Wind blows Daisylocks to the plain, the mountain and the wetland. She objects to each place one by one too cold, too hard, too wet. Daisylocks is not ready to give up! They try the humid rainforest and then the warm beach; those are not just right either. Will Wind find the perfect climate and soil for Daisylocks to place her roots and grow into a beautiful flower?

El árbol que trepó el oso

Marianne Berkes (author), Kathleen Rietz (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607185550

The Tree That Bear Climbed is a creative twist on the classic, The House that Jack Built. Young listeners and early readers will love the rhythmic repetition as they learn about the many parts of a tree. Beginning with the roots that anchor the tree, this cumulative verse story climbs to a surprise ending. Why is bear so eager to climb the tree and what happens when he gets to the top?

Un invierno muy abrigador

Carrie A. Pearson (author), Christina Wald (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607185567

Los animales amenazados y en peligro de extinciÛn se encuentran en todo el mundo, en todos los diferentes tipos de h·bitats. Los lectores celebran la gran diferencia que hacen las personas bondadosas por estos animales mientras practican sus habilidades utilizando las restas. Cada animal se presenta a travÈs de un verso que rima inteligentemente con un problema de resta.

Ayudantes de animales: Rehabilitadores de animales salvajes

Jennifer Keats Curtis (author)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607186748

Like humans, animals can get sick or hurt. People visit doctors. Pets see veterinarians. What happens to wild animals when they are injured, become ill, or are orphaned? Often, wildlife rehabilitators are called to their rescue. This photographic journal takes readers "behind the scenes" at four different wildlife rehabilitation centers. Fall in love with these backyard animals as they are nursed back to health and released back to the wild when possible. This is the first of a photographic series introducing the different ways and the many people who care for a wide variety of animals.

Las duchas en el desierto

Darcy Pattison (author), Kathleen Rietz (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607185529

Watch the vulture bask in the morning sun, the roadrunner kick up a cloud of dust, the javelina wallow, and the bobcat give her cub a licking with a rough tongue in Desert Baths. As the sun travels across the sky, learn how twelve different desert animals face the difficulties of staying clean in a dry and parched land. Explore the desert habitat through its animals and their habits of hygiene. Told in lyrical prose, this story is a celebration of the desert lands of the American Southwest.