Nature All Around
Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover, French (3/26/2019)
Combine bestselling author Pamela Hickman's child-friendly, informative text with Carolyn Gavin's whimsical, painterly illustrations and you get both a complete reference tool and a book that children will be drawn to for its enticing visual appeal. This book has strong curriculum applications in grades two through five, when children are learning about the characteristics of living things. It works specifically for life science lessons on the growth and changes in plants, and on the interdependence of living things. End matter includes information about endangered trees and how readers can help, as well as an activity, glossary, and index.
Praise For Nature All Around: Trees…
Classroom teachers, school librarians, and fans of Hickman's previous books will enjoy this lovely, informative volume.—School Library Journal
... a solid introduction to trees ...—Wall Street Journal
... lively and fun ...—San Francisco Book Review
... a clearly informative and picturesque look into the complex world of trees.—Booklist
Definitely worthy of purchase, Trees will not only serve as an excellent primer, but it will also give readers a sense of the tremendous importance of trees.—CM Magazine
[A] thoughtfully presented resource.—Publishers Weekly
A terrific resource and field guide for any budding naturalist!—Canadian Children's Book News
Kids Can Press, 9781771388047, 32pp.
Publication Date: April 2, 2019
About the Author
Carolyn Gavin is a painter, illustrator and graphic designer. Her vibrant, colorful art reflects her love of nature and travel. You can find her work in books and magazines, and even on fabric. Originally from South Africa, she now lives in Toronto, Ontario.