The Great Nature Hunt: Pond Wildlife

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title The Great Nature Hunt: Pond Wildlife
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Clare Hibbert
SeriesThe Great Nature Hunt
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Pages:32
Dimensions(mm): Height 257,Width 202
CategoriesWildlife
ISBN 9781445145426
ClassificationsDewey:591.7636
Audience
Children's (6-12)
Edition Illustrated edition

Publishing Details

Publisher Hachette Children's Group
Imprint Franklin Watts Ltd
Publication Date 25 April 2019
NZ Release Date 25 April 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom

Description

A pond is home to lots of different wildlife and is a small, self-contained world known as a microhabitat. Ponds are great places to explore and this book will give you lots of hints and tips for wildlife spotting. You'll also find out about how minibeasts live, the lifecycle of the frog, and about lots of birds, reptiles and mammals that live in and around ponds. Plus there are lots of fun puzzles to help you develop your wildlife spotting skills. It is part of THE GREAT NATURE HUNT a series of books for children aged 7+. They help children make systematic and careful observations, gather data and record their findings. Each book is full of puzzles and challenges through which children can learn, while having fun.

Author Biography

Clare specializes in non-fiction books for children of pre- and primary school age. Her favourite subjects are animals, history, art and culture. She has been shortlisted for the prestigious Aventis Junior Science Prize, and won a dozen Practical Pre-School Gold Awards. When she's not writing, Clare likes spending time with her family, taking long walks, going to the theatre and watching contemporary dance - her favourite dancer is Akram Khan.