How do caterpillars turn into butterflies? What do butterflies eat? What is a moth? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about these fascinating insects.
Which bird lays the biggest egg in the world and how do tiny chicks learn to fly? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about eggs and chicks.
How do pigs keep cool? Why do farmers shear their sheep? Which farm animals live underwater? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more facts about farm animals around the world.
What do bees and wasps eat? What types of nests do they make? How do bees make honey? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about the fascinating lives of bees and wasps.
How do tadpoles turn into frogs? What is the biggest frog in the world? How do frogs catch flies? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more about the wonderful world of frogs.
Become a food expert and guerrilla explorer with missions and recipes that experiment with all things food. Open this daring alternative cookbook to uncover tasty, revolting and seemingly random challenges across six chapters.
Based on the traditional fairy tale 'Chicken Licken', this book contains lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. Ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.
Based on the traditional fairy tale 'The Little Red Hen', this book contains lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. Ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.
How many eggs do hens lay? Where do hens build their nests? What do chicks eat? Packed with fascinating facts about life cycles, amazing photos of every stage, and labelled diagrams to explain growth and development.
What do caterpillars eat? Where do butterflies lay their eggs? How long do butterflies live? Packed with fascinating facts about life cycles, amazing photos of every stage, and labelled diagrams to explain growth and development.
What is frogspawn? How do tadpoles swim? When do tadpoles become frogs? Packed with fascinating facts about life cycles, amazing photos of every stage, and labelled diagrams to explain growth and development.
What is a worker bee? How do bees collect pollen? Where do bees live? Packed with fascinating facts about life cycles, amazing photos of every stage, and labelled diagrams to explain growth and development.
How do sunflowers begin? What do sunflowers need to grow? When do the flowers open? Packed with fascinating facts about life cycles, amazing photos of every stage, and labelled diagrams to explain growth and development.
Where is a chicken's comb? What is a male chicken called? Why are chickens scared of foxes? This book takes an in-depth look at the life cycle of a chicken. The stages of a chickens lifecycle are clearly explained through photographs and simple text.
Busy Hen has five little chicks to look after while making sure number six - still an egg - stays warm. The last thing she needs is hairy, scary Fox sniffing about. She is frantic when the other birds warn her that her chicks are in danger, but her five little chicks are a lot braver than she realises!
What happens when you take an empty fish tank, add some pond water and pondweed, scoop in a little frogspawn...and wait? Curious young minds will love learning about how frogs grow in this picture book which combines story with information.
Find out all about eggs, and how baby chicks can grow inside them. Learn how chicks develop, how they get the food they need to grow, and how a mother hen helps keep them safe in this simple introduction to the life cycle of a baby chick.
Where do pigs sleep? How big do pigs grow? What do pigs eat? From fun in the fields to feeding time, find out all the facts about the daily life of farmyard animals.
What is a hatchery? Where do hens lay eggs? What do chickens eat? From fun in the fields to feeding time, find out all the facts about the daily life of farmyard animals.
Where do cows sleep? What is a herd? How big is a newborn calf? From fun in the fields to feeding time, find out all the facts about the daily life of farmyard animals.
Where do sheep sleep? How big is a newborn lamb? What do sheep eat? From fun in the fields to feeding time, find out all the facts about the daily life of farmyard animals.
Watch a chick hatch from an egg. Remarkable colour photos show how a chick grows from a tiny spot on the yolk of an egg until it is big enough to break out of the shell. Each stage is explained in simple language, with bold heading for very young children and more detailed information for slightly older readers.
Follow the life of a chicken – from its early days as a chick hatching in its nest, to laying eggs of its own, in this photographic information book.
It's time for breakfast and Dora's Chicks are nowhere to be found. Dora searches the entire barnyard, and one by one her chicks appear in the strangest places! Children will love searching for all six chicks right along with Dora in this sequel to Dora's Eggs.
Full of humour, refreshingly original characters, and maths problems that young readers will be clamouring to help solve. Left-brained Peg and her right-brained pal, Cat, are enjoying a picnic on the farm with Pig. However, when someone leaves the chicken coop open and the chicks run-a-muck, it's up to Peg and Cat to use their maths skills to help solve their poultry predicament.
All children love this traditional rhyme and singing along will help to develop number skills. Bouncy illustrations, innovative die cutting and popular rhymes make Books with Holes a must for every child. Available in three formats, suitable for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and the nursery or classroom.
When an acorn drops on Chicken Licken's head, he thinks the sky is falling down and rushes to tell the King. The book includes lift-up flaps showing who Chicken Licken meets on the way.
Learn to count with Handa in the sequel to the bestselling Handa's Surprise. Every morning, Handa, a young girl from the Luo tribe of Kenya, feeds breakfast to Mondi, her grandma's black hen. This morning, however, Mondi is nowhere to be seen. So Handa and her friend Akeyo set off on a hunt, coming upon two fluttery butterflies, three stripy mice, four little lizards, five beautiful sunbirds, and many more intriguing creatures. But where could Mondi be? Is that a faint cheeping they hear under the bush? Might Mondi have a surprise in store? Luminous colours depict a lush natural setting in this stunningly illustrated story perfect for reading aloud.
The fourth book in the series about Maw, the little ginger cat from Corris. The text is simple, with a short sentence in both Welsh and English on each page.
This is a story of how Maw finds som eggs with broken shells in the chicken coop. One egg hasn't yet cracked, so he takes it and looks after it. When the chick hatches, it thinks that Maw is its mother!
Title: From Egg to Chicken
Summary: In this text, the reader explores the journey from egg to chick with excellent graphics.
Focus: Features to Use in a Writing Mini Lesson
Sequence: This book does a great job of showing sequencing of the growth of the egg.
Time line: Students can use the information to create a timeline if events for the egg growth cycle
Text Features: This text has classic 'All About' features. There are graphics, captions, labels, fun facts and an index.
From fluffy chicks to wolly sheep, there are all sorts of textures for baby to explore in this safe, sturdy book that encourages early learning.
Cyffwrdd a Theimlo Fferm/Touch and Feel Farm Hardcover by Elin Meek (Author)
This book follows the life cycle of a chicken, from laying eggs to hatching, nurturing them and teaching them how to find food and shelter. The book shows the chick at each stage of its life. Questions and facts encourage the reader to look more closely at the detailed photographs.
Egg: Nature's Miracle of Packaging
Busy Chickens Hens, roosters, and chicks take center stage in the latest addition to the Busy Book series. Through gorgeous color photographs children will recognize chickensboth familiar and spectacularly fancy-busy performing actions like scratching, pecking, jumping, and more!
A simple introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of ducks, emphasizing the birth and development of ducklings.
Here--in more than 500 astonishing life-size full-color photos and fascinating text--is the "inside story" of the beginning of life, from the first glimmerings of growth inside the eggshell to the animal's struggle to be free. No other book shows such a diversity of bird, reptile, insect, fish, and amphibian eggs hatching.