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Animal Tails

3.88 of 5 stars 3.88  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Tails have many functions: communicating, warning, stinging, grasping, swimming, and many more. Some lizards surrender their tails to predators, then grow new ones, while kangaroos stand on their tails for balance while fighting. Some tails, such as scorpion tails, have venom in them, while other tails, such as porcupine and rattlesnake tails, send visual and acoustic warn ...more
Hardcover, 36 pages
Published July 1st 2011 by Early Light (first published January 1st 2011)
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Sara Pascoe
A very kid-friendly and enjoyable book with good facts about the animals and how they use their tails. Nice photographers as well.
Little Kid Reaction: I let a friend of mine share this book with her class of second graders and they really loved it,

Big Kid Reaction: I really enjoyed this book and learned a lot about how animals use their tails. There was a lot of information that I had never read before.

Pros: Lots of great photography, fun facts, and a chance for kids to experiment with the functions of tails make this perfect for fun reading, in the classroom or for home schooling.
Shannon McGee
Excellent pictures throughout the book and interesting facts. I wasn’t fond of the layout between the pictures and text. It made it less interesting to read. I found some of the descriptions to long and skimmed over the writings more then once to gather the information in my head.

I did not know a lot about animal tails to be honest I never thought about them before. It was fun learning about them I just wish it had been presented better.
pair with "Animal Tongues" By: Dawn Cusick
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