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Little Kids First Big Book of the Ocean (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)

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National Geographic Kids First Big Book of the Ocean is an adorable animal reference that includes the sea's high-interest animals, such as dolphins, sharks, sea otters, and penguins, and introduces kids to some of its lesser-known creatures. More than 100 charming animal photos illustrate the profiles, with facts about the creatures' sizes, diets, homes, and more. This bo ...more
Hardcover, 128 pages
Published October 8th 2013 by National Geographic Children's Books
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Char Hight
Apr 17, 2015 rated it really liked it
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The ravishing photos are absolutely amazing! This book is filled with so many eye-catching details that it is sure to hold the attention of any child or adult. It is a very clear and easy read. The book is setup like a chapter book only it is a photography driven book. A few features are the oversized fonts, word bubbles, fact charts,glossary,table of contents, index, and interactive questions. The end of the book has 10 facts that the author suggests remembering. There is also
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Marathon County Public Library MCPL
Do you know what a leafy sea dragon is? Find out in this ocean-filled book put out by National Geographic Kids. This books is a great read for any school-aged child that is curious about biology or the ocean. Split up into ocean sections, each section details the animal life one will find in the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian and Arctic oceans. Each animal spread has fact boxes about the animal's biology, colorful photos, interactive questions for kids, and fun facts. The ocean life covered in this b ...more
Sarah Wilbern
Oct 08, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: libs-642-2
Hughes, C. (2013). National Geographic: Kids First Big Book of the Ocean. Washington DC: National Geograhic.
2014 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12.
Informational Book.

This book was very colorful. The book was very informative. It talked about a lot of different animals that live in or near the water. The book provided multiple pictures for each animal: how it looked, how it's envirnment looked, how it ate, how it reporduced and so on. The book did talk about kind of animal the an
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Sarah Whitfield
Apr 10, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This is probably one of my most prized future-classroom-library additions. It includes ocean animals from all six oceans, and even has ideas for games and activities to do with your kids that help reiterate the facts in the book. The pictures are absolutely amazing and so colorful that they are sure to hold any kids' interest. I would pair this book with a personal favorite, Finding Nemo. This book retells the movie Finding Nemo and even has 3D images. Both of these books can help introduce the ...more
Ina
Dec 11, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: j-non-fic
This is an awesome book. It is well laid out, easy to follow, and the colors, layout and even the fonts used are very appealing. There are lots of great facts about all the creatures that call the world's ocean home. Then there is the unbelievably amazing photography. This is a very appealing non-fiction book and a great collection addition to help patrons looking for items to satisfy common core reading.
Kyla Matthews
Oct 16, 2014 rated it it was amazing
The First Big Book Of The Ocean!
By Cathrine D.Huhes
Dive dive dive! Lets go into the ocean and look at some… Sea Otters, Blue Whales, Marine Iguanas, Sea Lions, And Corals, ect. If you like Non-fiction books like this or want to know more then read The First Big Book Of The Ocean!!!!
Ashley
Jan 09, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Amazing book for a little girl who loves all things related to the ocean! She already has favorites, like the manta ray and the sea star. Each chapter is devoted to a different ocean and the creatures that live there with well-written, kid descriptions of the animals' traits and habitat.
Wendy Garland
Jan 23, 2014 rated it it was amazing
The illustrations in this book are exquisite.
Barbara
Nov 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Kindergarten- 2nd grade
No- fiction


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