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: 2017-03-07
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.

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.

Explore My World A Tree Grows Up

Author: Marfe Ferguson Delano
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426324314
Release Date: 2016-07-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In this charming picture book, curious little kids will learn all about how an acorn grows up to be an oak tree. The story includes the stages of growth of a tree throughout the seasons and year. It 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. 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.

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 colorful treetop birds to plants that thrive in this lush landscape.

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.

The Butterfly Alphabet Book

Author: Brian Cassie
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing
ISBN: 9780881068955
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces the characteristics and activities of butterflies from A to Z, beginning with the Apollo butterfly and concluding with the zephyr metalmark

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.

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 Colors and Counting

Author: Jerry Pallotta
Publisher: Charlesbridge Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 1570918996
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Ten species of butterflies from around the world are depicted to invite young readers to practice recognizing colors and counting from one to ten.

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies

Author: Carol Pasternak
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 1770850015
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An introduction to the life cycle of monarch butterflies depicts every stage while instructing youngsters on how to attract and raise their own butterflies, and explains how released butterflies migrate to resume the next cycle.

Are You a Butterfly

Author: Judy Allen
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0753456087
Release Date: 2003-05-16
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces the life cycle of a butterfly, showing how it changes from an egg to a chrysalis to a butterfly.

In the Time of the Butterflies

Author: Julia Alvarez
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781565129764
Release Date: 2010-01
Genre: Fiction

A story based on actual events evokes the horror of the Dominican Republic under dictator General Trujillo, as three sisters die in a jeep "accident."