Seashells Crabs and Sea Stars

Author: Christiane Kump Tibbitts
Publisher: Northword Press
ISBN: 1559716754
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explores the world of seashells, crabs, sea stars, sand dollars, and other things to be discovered at the seashore.

Seashells by the Seashore

Author: Marianne Berkes
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 9781584694632
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Both classroom teachers and vacationing parents will find this little book to be a charmer. Counting from one to twelve, Sue picks up shells--periwinkle, kittens paw, scallop--and carefully adds them to her bucket as a gift for Grandma. She and her friend identify the shells, and when they discover one that still has the mollusk living inside they put it back in the water--learning that shells are actually the abandoned homes of sea animals--but sometimes the animal is still home! The paperback edition contains a tear-out shell identification card to enhance the hands-on lesson in simple wonders from nature.

Flamingos Loons and Pelicans

Author: Mel Boring
Publisher: Northword Press
ISBN: 1559719427
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the physical characteristics and habitats of a variety of different flamingos, loons, and pelicans, and includes related activities and scrapbook pages.

Next Time You See a Seashell

Author: Emily Rachel Morgan
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 9781936959730
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book tells the amazing story behind seashells: how they are made by mollusks, used for protection and camouflage, and full of clues about all theyOCOve been through. Inspired by Next Time You See a Seashell, young readers will find these intricate objects even more fascinating when they discover their origins in slimy, snaily creatures. Awaken a sense of wonder in a child with these books and inspire elementary-age children to experience the enchantment of everyday phenomena such as seashells and sunsets."

Best Book of Seashells

Author: Suzanne McNeill
Publisher:
ISBN: 157421330X
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Crafting with shells provides the opportunity to create truly unique pieces of art. When combined, shapes ranging from angels to animals emerge to embellish boxes, cards, frames, mirrors, unique pins, ornaments and magnets. The uses are endless.

Fun with Nature

Author: Mel Boring
Publisher: Northword Press
ISBN: 1559717025
Release Date: 1998-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides detailed descriptions and illustrations of more than 150 different animals and plants.

More Fun with Nature

Author: Diane L. Burns
Publisher: NorthWord Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1559717955
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides detailed descriptions and illustrations for a variety of nature-related topics, including plants, animals, rocks, fossils, and seashells.

It s a Seashell Day

Author: Dianne Ochiltree
Publisher:
ISBN: 1609055306
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A skill-building companion to It's a Firefly Night combines evocative rhymes with beach images in the story of a mother and son's shared day of exploration, digging and counting seashells.

Trees Leaves and Bark

Author: Diane L. Burns
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442018070
Release Date: 2009-07-10
Genre: Bark

A guide to sixteen trees found in the United States provides information about their lifespans and uses, leaves, bark, and seeds

Shells

Author: S. Peter Dance
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 0789489872
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Nature

A guide to seashells from around the world provides color photographs and concise descriptions of more than 500 species of seashells.

Tracks Scats and Signs

Author: Leslie A. Dendy
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub
ISBN: 0836821475
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes how to find and identify footprints, poop, nests, feathers, fur, and other common clues left by seventeen wild animals as they pursue their lives in woods, fields, and along ponds.

Pristine Seas

Author: Enric Sala
Publisher: National Geographic
ISBN: 1426216114
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Genre: Nature

There are places in the ocean virtually untouched by man. They offer a fascinating glimpse into our past and an inspiring vision for the future. They are the last Pristine Seas, and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Enric Sala takes readers on an unforgettable journey to 10 of these astounding locations. From the shark-rich waters surrounding Coco Island, Costa Rica, to the iceberg-studded sea off Franz Josef Land, Russia, this incredible photographic collection showcases the thriving marine ecosystems that Sala is working to protect. Offering a rare glimpse into the world's underwater Edens, more than 200 images take you to the frontier of the Pristine Seas expeditions, where Sala's teams explore the breathtaking wildlife and habitats from the depths to the surface--thriving ecosystems with healthy corals and a kaleidoscopic variety of colorful fish and stunning creatures that have been protected from human interference. With this dazzling array of photographs that capture the beauty of the water and the incredible wildlife within it, this book shows us the brilliance of the sea in its natural state. It is a beautiful reminder of what we have to gain by protecting our seas.

Starfish seashells and crabs

Author: George S. Fichter
Publisher: Golden Books
ISBN: 0307114309
Release Date: 1993-04-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces different kinds of starfish, shells, and crabs, and tells how they live