Ferdinand Fox's first summer
|Format:||Print Book 2013|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Follow this photographic journal of a red fox as he explores the world around him during the first few months of his life. He's about a month old when he first comes out of the den. Watch as he learns to hunt through play and by using his senses. See the changes as he grows from a young kit to a young fox. After all, by the next summer, he'll have kits of his own! Naturalist photographer and environmental educator Mary Holland has captured Ferdinand Fox's First Summer in a way that is sure to grab children's hearts.This nonfiction picture book with a cuddle factor includes a 4-page For Creative Minds section in the back of the book and a 40-page cross-curricular Teaching Activity Guide online. Ferdinand Fox's First Summer is vetted by experts and designed to encourage parental engagement. Its extensive back matter helps teachers with time-saving lesson ideas, provides extensions for science, math, and social studies units, and uses inquiry-based learning to help build critical thinking skills in young readers. The Spanish translation supports ELL and dual-language programs. The enhanced ebook reads aloud in both English and Spanish with word highlighting and audio speed control to promote oral language skills, fluency, pronunciation, text engagement, and reading comprehension.
-- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Mt. Pleasant, SC :Sylvan Dell Publishing,2013
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
|ISBN||9781607186144 (English hardcover)
1607186144 (English hardcover)
9781607186267 (English pbk.)
1607186268 (English pbk.)