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Curricula and Learning Links - Science

Living Science Books About Animal Life and Environment

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For Grades K-3

Aaseng, Nathan. Meat-Eating Amimals
and Prey Animals
Cousin, Lucy. Country Animals
Day, Jenifer. What Is a Mammal?
Dreyer, Ellen. Wild Animals
Freedman, Russell. Tooth and Claw: A Look at Animal Weapons
Milgrom, Harry. The ABC of Ecology
Pfloog, Jan. Wild Animals and Their Babies
Penn, Linda. Young Scientists Explore Animal Friends
Priestly, Anne. Big Animals
Stone, Lynn M. Marshes and Swamps
Sutton, Felix. The Big Book of Wild Animals
Urquhart, Jennifer C. Animals that Travel
Wildsmith, Brian. Animal Homes

For Grades 4-6

Bright, Michael. Pollution and Wildlife
Dean, Anabel. Animal Defenses
and How Animals Communicate
Fichter, George S. Poisonous Animals
Flegg, Jim. Animal Builders
Grossman, Shelly and Mary L. Ecology
Leon, Dorothy. The Secret World of Underground Creatures
Maynard, Thane. Animal Inventors
Pringle, Laurence. Home: How Animals Find Comfort and Safety
Sabin, Francene. Ecosystems and Food Chains
Sanders, John. All About Animal Migrations

Classic Titles

Weejack and His Neighbors by Carroll Lane Fenton.

Whitetail, the Story of a Deer by Robert McClung. Also, look for other books about animals by this author.

The Wahoo Bobcat by Joseph Wharton Lippincott. Also, look for other books about animals by this author.

Out of the Nest, Into the High Branches, and To Find A Way Home by P.M. Malone.

The Burgess Bird Book For Children by Thornton W. Burgess. Peter Rabbit meets his many bird friends in the woods.

The Burgess Animal Book for Children by Thornton W. Burgess.

The Burgess Seashore Book for Children by Thornton W. Burgess.

Parables from Nature by Mrs. Alfred Getty.

The Search for the Giant Squid, the Biology and Mythology of the World's Most Elusive Sea Creature by Richard Ellis

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