How many species are there across the globe? How much do all of the insects in the world collectively weigh? How far can animals travel? Steve Jenkins answers these questions and many more with numbers, images, innovation, and authoritative science in his latest work of illustrated nonfiction. Jenkins layers his signature cut-paper illustrations alongside computer graphics and a text that is teeming with fresh, unexpected, and accurate zoological information ready for readers to easily devour. The level of scientific research paired with Jenkins’ creativity and accessible infographics is unmatched and sure to wow fans old and new.
Furry, scaly, feathery, slimy � animals come in a myriad of shapes and sizes! This comprehensive look at the animal kingdom satiates readers� curiosity about all of its diverse creatures. The innovative Q & A format encourages inquisitive readers to explore for answers. They�ll find explanations for concepts they�ve always wondered about, and find answers to questions they�ve never pondered before! Vivid illustrations bring details to life and immerse readers in the fascinating world of animals. Accessible and fun, this unique, interactive learning experience is sure to draw in even reluctant readers!
The award-winning team of Steve Jenkins and Robin Page introduce young readers to some of the stealthiest, most astonishingly camouflaged animals in the natural world and ask them to seek out these sneaky animals hiding in plain sight! Ideal for readers of the Over and Under books. Why do some animals blend in to their surroundings? Why do certain creatures have fur, feathers, and features designed to look like the plants and rocks they live near? In Look Again!, the most well-disguised animals on the planet are gathered together to showcase the range of ways animals try to avoid each other's attention, and why. This eye-catching book invites readers to seek out the astonishingly camouflaged animals hiding in plain sight—then reveals them on the next page! From lying in wait to avoiding predators, protecting themselves or sneaking up on a foe, each animal in Look Again! has a remarkable skill for evading detection.
Caldecott Honor winner Steve Jenkins introduces By the Numbers infographic readers chock full of incredible infographs and stunning, full-color cut-paper illustrations.Earth will focus on the fascinating ins-and-outs of earth science. Through infographics, illustrations, facts, and figures, readers will learn about the complex and wonderful place we call home, Earth. Discover some of the most fascinating aspects of our planet through astonishing numbers: the stretch of time from Earth's formation to the present, the misleading way the surface area of a continent can appear on a map, the angle of Earth's axis that creates the seasons, what percentage of Earth's land is covered in deserts or forests or cities, and so much more. With his signature style, Steve Jenkins explores the most fascinating fields of natural science.
By the Numbers infographic readers, accessible nonfiction packed with full-color cut-paper illustrations from Caldecott honor–winning Steve Jenkins. Solar Systems focuses on ever-astonishing outer space. Through infographics and illustrations readers will learn about the unfathomably huge and fascinating topic of solar systems. Explore the galaxy that surrounds our planet through astounding numbers, facts, and figures. With Steve Jenkins’s signature art style, his By the Numbers reader series explores the most fascinating fields of nature and natural science. These readers are fact-packed and run the gamut from dinosaurs to dwarf planets, detailing the astonishing phenomena that make our universe such an incredible place to live and learn. Each title uses engaging graphics and visual literacy to convey scientific facts and concepts, making them accessible for all kinds of new readers.
Absorbing facts about the 11.3 million species on Earth might cause your brain to burst! You need to take in huge timelines (the first life on Earth formed 3.8 billion years ago), huge numbers (your body is made up of trillions of cells), and even huger mysteries (why species go extinct). How can all these big numbers and concepts make more sense? Infographics! The charts, maps, and illustrations in this book tell a visual story to help you better understand key concepts about life science. Crack open this book to explore mind-boggling questions such as: • How do organisms evolve over millions of years? • How does DNA determine what you will look like? • Why are so many species struggling to survive today? The answers are sure to be life-expanding!
Delve into the enchanting world of animals with this book filled with breathtaking images and incredible facts. Which animal is the tallest? What's the difference between frogs and toads? Find out in Eyewitness Animal and become an animal expert. From creepy crawlies and bugs to the blue whale, discover all about animal behavior and evolution. Study the body systems and senses of various animal groups, and explore their varied habitats and diets. There is so much to discover in this comprehensive book. Read about what it is like to be a wildlife expert and see how they study animals in their natural habitat. Learn about animals that have been extinct for millions of years and find out what can be done to conserve those on the verge of extinction. Find out what animals are part of different myths and legends across cultures and why. Eyewitness reference books are now more interactive and colorful, with new infographics, statistics, facts, and timelines. Great for projects or just for fun, learn everything you need to know about animals in this fact-filled book for kids.
The Visual Guide to First Grade uses bold infographics to present fascinating facts about animals, ancient cultures, money, stars, wildfires, and more. Infographics allow students to complete creative challenges while building math, writing, and data-collection skills. When information is presented visually, children are more likely to understand and remember it. The Visual Guide to First Grade uses infographics to grab young learners' attention with an exciting visual learning technique. Infographics simplify complex information by highlighting key ideas and connections with colorful charts, pictures, and graphs. The perfect at-home resource, this cross-curricular workbook provides comprehension questions, writing prompts, and creative challenges to keep your child engaged in the learning process. Grade-specific and high-interest, the Visual Guide series offers a unique collection of infographics that teach language arts, math, social studies, and science. Your child will grow as a critical thinker; make strides toward learning independently; and improve skills with text, numbers, and data. A way of learning that appeals to today’s youth, the Visual Guide series focuses on building the 21st century skills that lead to school success.