Mammals (Compare and Contrast Book)
All mammals share certain characteristics that set them apart from animal classes. But some mammals live on land and other mammals spend their lives in watereach is adapted to its environment. Land mammals breathe oxygen through nostrils but some marine mammals breathe through blowholes. Compare and contrast mammals that live on land to those that live in the water.
Children are naturally curious about the world around them. Unique to children's curiosity is the desire to understand "all around" a topic. Designed to kindle learning and logical thinking, this series teaches about similar and different in an applied setting. Understandable text, vibrant photographs, and the helpful "Creative Minds" section with additional information and activities provide children and families the opportunity to learn together. Activities vary between the books, for example: Venn Diagrams, flow charts, matching exercises, hands on experiments, etc. Provides an excellent introduction to taxonomy and natural world for budding scientists! SC. 30 pgs. ~ Deanne