What's New at the Zoo?

What's New at the Zoo? Cover

What's New at the Zoo?

An Animal Adding Adventure

By Suzanne Slade; Joan Waites (Illustrator)

Arbordale Publishing, Hardcover, 9781934359938, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2009

Description
Come along on an animal adding adventure. Add baby animals to the adults to see how many there are all together. And while you are at it, learn what some of the zoo animals eat or what the baby animals are called. Follow the lost red balloon as it soars through the zoo. At the end of the day, count up all the animals you have seen. The For Creative Minds educational section includes: How many animals do you see?, Tens make friends, Adding by columns, Fact families, Food for thought, Animal matching activity, and Animal classes.


About the Author
Suzanne Sladeis the award-winning author of over 80 books for children includingThe Great Divide, Multiply on the Fly, What s the Difference?, What s New at the Zoo?, andAnimals are Sleepingfor Arbordale. Her works include picture books, biographies, as well as many non-fiction titles about animals, sports, and nature. One of her favorite parts of the writing process is researching and learning new things. Suzanne lives near Chicago with her husband, Mike, two children, and their tiny dog, Corduroy. She enjoys visiting schools in-person or during her live virtual author visits."

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