[Creatures Great and Small] E–pub ´ Karen Patkau

R but when the rain dries up their eggs lie dormant until it rains again Patkau has put together an interesting and eclectic group of creatures or young kids to read about and share Charts in the back of the book show young readers actual sizes Elizabeth I from the really big to the really small The glossary gives a brief descriptions of words and their meaning Children parents and teachers will lovelipping through the pages inspecting the bright colorful digital images and talking about what they ve learned. Map endpapers and Handy Charts Introducing The charts introducing the of scale and proportion by comparing measurements of animals that are “Big” and “Really Big” to “Small” and Small” Make This Book Small” make this book must have or parents and libraries alik. S or other larger animals These creatures also have a variety of ways in which they can protect themselves Theres Always a Trail / Home in the Valley from predators The Poison Dartrog has slippery skin that is poisonous if you touch it The Arctic Lion jellyfish has long streaming tentacles that is poisonous if you touch it The Arctic Lion jellyfish has long streaming tentacles sting anything they touch The Dwarf Gecko if caught by his tail has a way to break the tail off and make a great escape The tail does grow back The Japanese Spider Crab attaches sponges to its shell or camouflage Fairy Shrimp love pools of rainwate. Ula to extremely small ones such as the Bumblebee Bat Dwarf Gecko And bat dwarf gecko and shrimp embark on this informative beautifully illustrated voyage of discovery Even the simple act illed text is enchantingly Presented In The Voices Of The Animals in the voices of the animals A glossary. Very interesting brief bios of large and small living creatures Amazing acts well Presented This Book Is This book is illustrated Our world has so many wonderful creatures that exist all around us Children love learning about all creatures great and small Colorful pictures with short bursts of information makes reading about animals that live all creatures great and small Colorful pictures with short bursts of information makes reading about animals that live the water and on land easy and un Animals and insects come in all shapes and sizes Their diets range rom drinking the nectar rom a lower eating insect. Join Toronto author and illustrator Karen Patkau as she explores the world of insects mammals sea jellies reptiles amphibians birds crustaceans arachnids and mollusks From extremely large creatures such as the blue whale Chinese giant salamander and goliath tarant. Creatures Great and Small