Follow That Bee! (Hardcover)
A First Book of Bees in the City (Exploring Our Community)
Kids Can Press, 9781525300349, 32pp.
Publication Date: April 2, 2019
This playful book mixes narration, facts and appealing illustrations to introduce young children to why the world needs bees, and how people can help them thrive. It's part of the critically acclaimed Exploring Our Community series from award-winning author and illustrator Scot Ritchie, which features the same five culturally diverse characters throughout. Comprehensive yet entertaining, the book encourages children to look closer at the natural world around them, including in cities, and raises their awareness about how each person can do something to help the environment. It aligns perfectly with the early science curriculum, particularly sustainability and stewardship, and understanding life systems. Rounding out the information in the story are a full bee illustration with the parts identified, a glossary and two activities that can be done at home or in school.
About the Author
Scot Ritchie is an award-winning author-illustrator of over 50 books including Follow That Map!, Look Where We Live! and My House Is Alive!: The Weird and Wonderful Sounds Your House Makes. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Praise For Follow That Bee!: A First Book of Bees in the City (Exploring Our Community)…
... a fun and informative story about bees that will engage both kids and their parents.—Sherbrooke Record