Multcolib School Corps Picks Penguins Grade 1
Annotation:Meet every one of the 17 different kinds of penguin; discover how they eat, sleep, talk, walk, and swim, and of course, the wonderful stories of how they look after their eggs and chicks.
Annotation:Pequeños, pero con una gran personalidad, los pingüinos son adorables. Este libro contiene todo lo que deseas saber acerca de ellos. Contiene información sobre las 17 especies de pingüinos; como comen, duermen, se comunican, nadan y se reproducen.
Annotation:Penguins sliding on their tummies and swimming in the sea! Penguins cuddling for warmth and hiding in the shade! A wide variety of these irresistibly charming animals--from climates warm and cold--dance across the pages this book.
Annotation:A parade of irresistible penguins, from climates warm and cold, swim, slide, and waddle across the pages of Penguins, Penguins, Everywhere! The enticing combination of bright, playful collage artwork and simple, rhyming text, plus illustrations of all 17 penguin species make this an ideal choice for the youngest readers.
Annotation:A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of penguins, a family of flightless birds. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why emperor penguins are so big
Annotation:Examines the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, nutritional needs, and life cycle of penguins and lists websites where readers can find more information.
Annotation:When a box containing a penguin arrives anonymously on New Year's Day, a family of four is puzzled, but as they continue to receive one penguin each day their problems--and food budget, and storage issues--are multiplied.
Annotation:Tacky the penguin does not fit in with his sleek and graceful companions, but his odd behavior comes in handy when hunters come with maps and traps.
Annotation:In Antarctica, Little Emperor grows from a hatchling who depends on his parents for food and warmth, to an adult, ready to live in the sea on his own.
Annotation:At New York City's Central Park Zoo, two male penguins fall in love and start a family by taking turns sitting on an abandoned egg until it hatches.
Annotation:Meet the different species of penguins, from the Little Blue to the Emperor, and find out about their feathers, their coloring, and their habitat-as well as how they build their nests and raise their young.
Annotation:A newly hatched Emperor penguin wants nothing more than to look like his tall, strong father. But when his own fluffy gray feathers start to fall out, Little Penguin is sure his wish will never come true.
Annotation:From emperors and kings to fairies and rockhoppers, penguins are everybody's favorite birds. It may be their formal, tuxedo-like appearance or their funny march on happy feet, or maybe they're just plain fun to watch ; features video footage of penguins in their natural and captive habitats, their actual calls and cries, and interesting facts and trivia about all 17 kinds of penguins.