What We See in the Stars: An Illustrated Tour of the Night SkyTen Speed Press #ad - Combining art, mythology, what we see in the stars gives readers a tour of the night sky through more than 100 magical pieces of original art, and science, all accompanied by text that weaves related legends and lore with scientific facts. This beautifully packaged book covers the night sky's most brilliant features--such as the constellations, and the visible planets--as well as less familiar celestial phenomena like the outer planets, the moon, nebulae, the bright stars, and deep space.
Adults seeking to recapture the magic of youthful stargazing, and those who appreciate beautiful, younger readers interested in learning about natural history and outer space, hand-painted art will all delight in this charming book. A richly illustrated guide to the myths, with stories and information about constellations, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, comets, planets, the northern lights, and more.
The Moon BookHoliday House #ad - Facts about the moon, including eclipses and its different phases.
The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning, and LifeTarcherPerigee #ad - Enchantment is about ease, not striving. When exhausted parents are living the day-to-day grind, it can seem impossible to muster enough energy to make learning fun or interesting. Publishers weekly bestseller · a joyful and accessible homeschool guide to making learning a part of everyday lifeParents who are deeply invested in their children's education can be hard on themselves and their kids.
Bogart gently invites parents to model brave learning for their kids so they, can approach life with curiosity, joy, too, and the courage to take learning risks. If a child wants to pick up a new hobby or explore a subject area that the parent knows little about, it's easy to simply say "no" to end the discussion and the parental discomfort, while dousing their child's curious spark.
The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning, and Life #ad - . Bogart shows parents how to make room for surprise, and adventure in their family's routine, mystery, risk, so they can create an environment that naturally moves learning forward. How do parents nurture a love of learning amid childhood chaos, and state academic standards? In this book, experience for their kids, even enchanting, the flu, developing curricula, parental self-doubt, Julie Bogart distills decades of experience--homeschooling her five now grown children, and training homeschooling families around the world--to show parents how to make education an exciting, whether they're in elementary or high school.
Moon: A Peek-Through Picture BookDoubleday Books for Young Readers #ad - Over deserts and forests, Arctic tundra and tropical beaches, the moon shines down on creatures around the world. A lovely addition, perfect for bedtime and one-on-one sharing. School library journal"The author's rhyming text includes well-chosen language that delights the ear. Kirkus Reviews. The much-loved children’s series that began with Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book brings you an elaborate book with peek-through holes that show the moon’s different phases with each turn of the page.
It’s the perfect light nonfiction book for young stargazers—and an ideal bedtime book, ending with a giant moon hovering over a sleepy town hunkered down for bed. Look for all the books in the peek-through Picture Book series: Tree, Ocean, Bee, and The Twelve Days of Christmas. Nominated for the 2019 kate Greenaway Medal"young readers will delight in finding the many creatures on every page.
Moon: A Peek-Through Picture Book #ad - Children will love discovering how it changes from day to day as the lunar cycle is shown through clever peek-through holes, each revealing the moon in a different size and shape.
The Call of the Wild and Free: Reclaiming Wonder in Your Child's EducationHarperOne #ad - This growing online community of mothers and families want their children to receive a quality education at home by challenging their intellectual abilities and nurturing their sense of curiosity, joy and awe—the essence of a positive childhood. The wild + free movement is focused on a love of nature, and prolonging the wonder of childhood, those currently in the trenches looking for inspiration, an appealing philosophy that is unpacked in the pages of this bookThe Call of the Wild and Free offers advice, and positive encouragement for parents considering homeschooling, making the entire world a classroom, as well as parents, pursuing interests and hobbies, educators, reading great books, information, and caregivers who want supplementary resources to enhance their kids’ traditional educations.
The homeschool approach of past generations is gone—including the stigma of socially awkward kids, conservative clothes, and a classroom setting replicated in the home. Allow your children to experience the adventure, and advice you need for creating a modern, freedom, inspiration, and wonder of childhood with this practical guide that provides all the information, quality homeschool education.
The Call of the Wild and Free: Reclaiming Wonder in Your Child's Education #ad - Inspired by the spirit of henry david thoreau—”All good things are wild and free”—mother of five Ainsley Arment founded Wild + Free.
Nature Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World Julia RothmanStorey Publishing, LLC WMP1612122311 #ad - See the world in a whole new way! acclaimed illustrator Julia Rothman combines art and science in this exciting and educational guide to the structure, function, and personality of the natural world. Rothman’s whimsical illustrations are paired with interactive activities that encourage curiosity and inspire you to look more closely at the world all around you.
Nature anatomy the Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World. Explore the anatomy of a jellyfish, the inside of a volcano, monarch butterfly migration, how sunsets work, and much more.
Handbook of Nature StudyComstock Pub. Associates #ad - Nature anatomy the Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World. The late anna botsford comstock was the founder and first head of the Department of Nature Study at Cornell University and the first woman to be appointed to the Cornell faculty. Comstock Publishing. Written originally for elementary school teachers, this book is as valid and helpful today as it was when it was first written in 1911.
Hello, Harvest MoonClarion Books #ad - For some, it is the nightly signal to rise and shine. For a little girl and her cat, it is an invitation to enjoy the wonders of the night and a last flood of light before the short days of winter set in. Nature anatomy the Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World. Comstock Publishing. With an evocative text and radiant illustrations, this companion to Twilight Comes Twice offers a glimpse of nature’s nightlife long after bedtime.
A visual and linguistic pleasure. Publishers weekly while tired farmers and their families are in bed, the harvest moon silently climbs into the sky and starts working its magic. It is time to hunt, to work, or to play in the shadows.
The Big Book of BirdsThames & Hudson #ad - The book also invites young bird-watchers to protect birds where they live and make their gardens bird-friendly. Comstock Publishing. The text is chatty, funny, and full of remarkable facts. Yuval zommer’s illustrations and fresh approach are what make this series feel distinct. His glorious and quirky pictures appeal to young children, who will relish the flighty questions and pithy facts about the most exciting creatures of the sky.
. Illustrated in color throughout Nature anatomy the Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World. Picture-book charm pairs with informative nonfiction to make a beautiful, large-format title for parents to share with young children and for older children to read by themselves. The book draws in children and parents alike with captivating information about and charming illustrations of hummingbirds, bald eagles, red-crowned cranes, peacocks, secretary birds, flamingos, puffins, and more.
The Big Book of Birds #ad - Yuval zommer’s distinctive illustrations show off some of the most colorful, impressive, flamboyant, and wacky birds of the sky. The next big book in the series introduces young children to some of the most colorful, magnificent, silly, and surprising feathered creatures from around the world. Following up the hugely successful the big book of bugs, the big Book of Beasts, and The Big Book of the Blue, The Big Book of Birds is a fact-filled tour of the world’s most wonderful winged creatures.