Explore My World Butterflies

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426321894
Release Date: 2014-06-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The engaging Explore My World picture books invite kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud. In Explore My World Butterflies, curious kids ages 3 to 7 will be excited to learn about the magical world of butterflies: their beauty, their importance to plant life, and their incredible metamorphosis and migration.

Explore My World Ducklings

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426327155
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Animals

In this charming picture book chock-full of adorable photos, curious little kids will learn all about ducks as we follow the challenges and victories a wood duck duckling faces as it goes from egg to chick. These engaging Explore My World picture books on subjects kids care about combine simple stories with unforgettable photography. They invite little kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud.

Explore My World Baby Animals

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426322020
Release Date: 2015-07-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Curious kids ages 3 to 7 will learn about a day in the life of a baby animal, from mama's care to the great world beyond. These engaging Explore My World picture books on subjects kids care about combine simple stories with unforgettable photography. They invite little kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud. From the Trade Paperback edition.

A Tree Grows Up

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426324291
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Examines "how an acorn grows up to be an oak tree, [including] the stages of growth of a tree throughout the seasons and year ... Also introduces the happenings around the tree, from children playing in its shade to squirrels climbing up its trunk and birds nesting in its branches"--Amazon.com.

Explore My World Clouds

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426321948
Release Date: 2015-03-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Curious kids ages 3 to 7 will be excited to learn about clouds—why they're in the sky, different types, and fun activities that celebrate being outside. These engaging Explore My World picture books on subjects kids care about combine simple stories with unforgettable photography. They invite little kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud.

Caterpillar to Butterfly

Author: Laura Marsh
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426309205
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces readers to butterflies and the process by which they go from being an egg, to a caterpillar, to a chrysalis, and finally to a butterfly.

Explore My World Rain Forests

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426328282
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Rain forests

Drip, drop. Rain falls softly on the forest canopy. You peer into the mist. What wild creatures emerge? In this charming picture book, curious kids will learn all about the majesty of the rain forest, from jungle predators to colourful treetop birds to plants that thrive in this lush landscape.

The Butterfly Alphabet Book

Author: Jerry Pallotta
Publisher: Charlesbridge
ISBN: 9781632895172
Release Date: 2016-08-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Welcome to the wonder and beauty of butterflies! Look through the wings of a Transparent, marvel at the size of the Queen Alexandra Birdwing, and try to find the camouflaged Indian Leaf Butterfly! Learn about these amazing butterflies, and more, as you read from A to Z about a group of the world's most beautiful insects. Jerry Pallotta and Brian Cassie's fun, informative text, accompanied by Mark Astrella's detailed and breathtaking illustrations, will be a sure favorite with both the young butterfly lover and the experienced lepidopterist!

Where Butterflies Grow

Author: Joanne Ryder
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0140558586
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes what it feels like to change from a caterpillar into a butterfly, and includes gardening tips to attract butterflies.

Butterflies

Author: Shirley Raines
Publisher:
ISBN: 1486713211
Release Date: 2017-10-10
Genre:

Explore the wonderful world of butterflies through beautiful poetry, breathtaking photography, and informational details that give a unique perspective on butterflies we see each and every day. With added activities, this multilayered title is a great way for little ones to discover a passion for nature.

Velma Gratch and the Way Cool Butterfly

Author: Alan Madison
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
ISBN: 9780307560964
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This School Library Journal Best Book of the Year celebrates everything butterfly, from migration to metamorphosis! Kids will love reading about Velma's own transformation from a timid first grader into a confident scientist. It's hard to be Velma entering first grade. That's because everyone has marvelous memories of her two older sisters, who were practically perfect first graders, and no one even notices Velma. But all that changes on a class trip to the butterfly conservatory, a place neither of her sisters has been. When a monarch roosts on Velma's finger and won't budge for days—no one will ever forget it . . . or her! Here's the perfect addition to any science curriculum. From the Hardcover edition.

From Caterpillar to Butterfly

Author: Deborah Heiligman
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062044365
Release Date: 2017-06-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

After a caterpillar comes to school in a jar, the children are captivated as it eats, grows, and eventually becomes a beautiful Painted Lady butterfly. This title features colorful illustrations from veteran illustrator Bari Weissman and lively text from National Book Award finalist and Michael L. Printz Honor winner Deborah Heiligman. Now rebranded with a new cover look, this NSTA/CBC Outstanding Science Trade Book includes web research prompts and an activity encouraging kids to identify the different types of butterflies all around them. Both text and artwork were vetted for accuracy by Dr. Louis Sorkin, Senior Scientific Assistant at the American Museum of Natural History. This is a Level 1 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores introductory concepts for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. Let's-Read-and-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.

Butterfly Counting

Author: Jerry Pallotta
Publisher: Charlesbridge
ISBN: 9781607347194
Release Date: 2015-03-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Count from one to twenty-six and learn about the many different kids of butterflies in the world. Gorgeous art by Shennen Bersani brings these beautiful insects to life, and Jerry Pallotta's signature humor and amazing facts make this a great read for all ages.

National Geographic Readers Great Migrations Butterflies

Author: Laura Marsh
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426310720
Release Date: 2011-11-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The monarch butterfly, one of the most seemingly delicate of all of nature’s animals, proves to be one of the toughest in this reader. Making the yearly trip from the Northern United States and Canada to the Oyamel forest of Mexico is no easy task, and it takes five generations of butterflies in order to do so. Battling cold temperatures and the threat of starvation, these beautiful insects complete an almost 3,000 mile journey over the course of two months, only to have to turn and around and head back home. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Face to Face with Caterpillars

Author: Darlyne Murawski
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426304730
Release Date: 2009-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Offers a close-up look at nature photography of caterpillars, and includes a scientific experiment, a glossary, and ready-reference facts on the creatures.