Birds Nests and Eggs

Author: Mel Boring
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0606241442
Release Date: 1998-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Groups birds according to whether they are found in city and town, farm country, field and meadow, or woodland and then describes the birds, their nests, and their eggs.

Birds Nests and Eggs

Author: Mel Boring
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub
ISBN: 0836820398
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A guide to identifying fifteen different birds, providing information about the physical characteristics and habits of each, as well as about the nests they build and the eggs they lay.

A Field Guide to Western Birds Nests

Author: Hal H. Harrison
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618164375
Release Date: 2001-09-30
Genre: Nature

The nests and eggs of all the common birds found west of the Mississippi are covered in detail - 520 species in all. More than 400 photographs show the nests and eggs in their typical habitats. Descriptive text includes color, shape, and number of eggs for each species, plus information on nesting materials, construction, and dimensions.

Planets Moons and Stars

Author: Laura Evert
ISBN: 1439550360
Release Date: 2008-09-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discusses the planets and moons of our solar system and describes thirteen constellations and some legends associated with them.

Under His Wings

Author: Joy DeKok
Publisher: Pronoun
ISBN: 9781537830650
Release Date: 2017-10-10
Genre: Religion

Under His Wings is a bestselling devotional collection of real-life bird encounters enjoyed by the author. Joy had no idea when she moved from the city to the country that God was going to express His love for her and all of us in so many tender moments. You don’t have to be a birdwatcher to enjoy the stories or the life-changing truths in this delightful book.

The Storytime Handbook

Author: Nina Schatzkamer Miller
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786466689
Release Date: 2014-01-13
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Fresh, fun ideas for children's storytime fill this book. The author is a long-time storytime facilitator and has put together 52 weekly themes plus additional holidays, all with detailed instructions for talking about the theme and choosing the books, crafts, songs, poems, games and snacks. Each storytime idea is illustrated with photographs of the craft and snack for easy reference. Libraries, bookstores, preschools and parents alike can use this book to offer themed storytimes that include discussion, literature, art, music, movement and food. Options are provided for each storytime, so the ideas can be used year after year.

Birds A to Z

Author: Terri DeGezelle
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 0736870385
Release Date: 1999-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces the world of birds through photographs and facts which describe one for each letter of the alphabet.

Mama Built a Little Nest

Author: Jennifer Ward
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442421165
Release Date: 2014-03-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text introduce different kinds of birds' nests, from the scrapes that falcons build atop high, craggy ledges to the underground nests that burrowing owls dig. Includes brief facts about each kind of bird.


Author: Jorey Hurley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442489721
Release Date: 2014-02-04
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Simple text and beautiful illustrations follow a baby bird through the seasons in this sweet tale now available as Classic Board Book. From birth, to first flight, to a new friend, the first year of a bird’s life is full of activity and wonder. Artist Jorey Hurley pairs vivid, crisp artwork with simple, minimal text—often just one word per spread—to create a breathtaking, peaceful chronicle of nature and life’s milestones. This book is now available as a Classic Board Book, perfect for young readers.

National Geographic Kids Bird Guide of North America

Author: Jonathan Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426310942
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Profiles one hundred bird species from coast to coast, offers information about topics ranging from bird calls to behaviors, and provides complementary sidebars, range maps, and instructions for building birdhouses and bird feeders.

The Preschool Scientist

Author: Robert A. Williams
Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780876596319
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Genre: Education

Children learn best through hands-on exploration, observation, and discovery. With more than 100 activities, The Preschool Scientist gives children the opportunity to actively engage, experiment, create, and discover the exciting world of science. Using a unique inquiry-based approach, these activities explore science through learning centers, integrating this important subject into the entire classroom. Each of the activities has “Keep it Simple” and “Add a Challenge” sections so teachers can adjust the difficulty to their unique classrooms. Organized by theme, chapters include: &8226; Alike and Different &8226; Exploring Motion &8226; Exploring Change &8226; Exploring Tools &8226; Working with Water &8226; Light and Shadows &8226; Getting to Know Our World With this hands-on approach, children will have fun developing problem-solving skills while becoming comfortable with exploring their world.

Urban Roosts

Author: Barbara Bash
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 0780737237
Release Date: 1992-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the birds that make their homes in the heart of the city and examines how they have adjusted to such a harsh urban environment.

Wild about Northeastern Birds

Author: Adele Porter
Publisher: Adventure Publications
ISBN: 1591932580
Release Date: 2010-11
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents facts about the different species of birds that can be found in the Northeastern states, including identification tips, songs and calls, life cycle, migration patterns, and favorite foods.