Penguin Chick

Penguin Chick

Read and find out about penguins in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book.

An emperor penguin lays an egg on the Antarctic ice. In the bitter cold, miles away from the only source of food, how can the chick survive? A father penguin keeps his mate's egg warm by balancing it on his feet for two entire months. Learn how penguin parents take care of their babies in one of Earth's coldest, most desolate environments.

This is a clear and appealing science book for early elementary age kids, both at home and in the classroom. It's a Level 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades. The 100+ titles in this leading nonfiction series are: hands-on and visualacclaimed and trustedgreat for classrooms

Top 10 reasons to love LRFOs: Entertain and educate at the same timeHave appealing, child-centered topicsDevelopmentally appropriate for emerging readersFocused; answering questions instead of using survey approachEmploy engaging picture book quality illustrationsUse simple charts and graphics to improve visual literacy skillsFeature hands-on activities to engage young scientistsMeet national science education standardsWritten/illustrated by award-winning authors/illustrators & vetted by an expert in the fieldOver 130 titles in print, meeting a wide range of kids' scientific interests

Books in this series support the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards. Let's-Read-and-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.

  • For ages: 0-5
  • Format: Paperback | 40 pages
  • Dimensions: 248 x 203 x 4mm | 145g
  • Publication date: 01 Jan 2002
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • Imprint: HarperCollins Children's Books
  • Publication City/Country: New York, NY, United States
  • Language: English
  • ISBN10: 0064452069
  • ISBN13: 9780064452069
  • Bestsellers rank: 86,601

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Penguin Chick
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Betty Tatham
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-12-18 - Publisher: Harper Collins

An emperor penguin lays an egg on the Antarctic ice. In the bitter cold, miles away from the only source of food, how can the chick survive?
Penguin Chicks
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Ruth Owen
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-01 - Publisher: Bearport Publishing

Through the bitter Antarctic winter, a father emperor penguin nurtures and broods a large egg while his partner is out at sea, feeding. When the chick hatches,
Penguin Chicks
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Emmie Chang
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-25 - Publisher: Gray Duck Creative Works

When you look at a penguin chick, do you see a future deep sea diver or surfer? If not, you should. The little chicks in this book share about their dreams for
A Penguin Chick Grows Up
Language: en
Pages: 44
Authors:
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: Lerner Publications

Describes the development of Obie, a penguin living in a nature sanctuary, from the day he hatches to age five weeks.
Penguin Chicks
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Julie Murray
Categories: Penguins
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Abdo Kids Junior

This title covers the first days and weeks of a penguin chick's life through simple sentences. Fun and colorful photographs correlate with the text. Aligned to
Baby Penguins
Language: en
Pages: 16
Authors: Scholastic
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

Baby penguins have many adventures throughout their day and watch out for one another.
The Emperor's Egg
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Martin Jenkins
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-05 - Publisher: Candlewick Press

Fabulous facts about nature's most devoted dad, in an utterly charming picture book. Features an audio read-along! Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors
And Tango Makes Three
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Justin Richardson
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family. At the penguin house at the Central Park Zoo, two penguins named Roy and Silo we
Baby Penguin Slips and Slides
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Michael Teitelbaum
Categories: Penguins
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Treasure Bay

Meet the baby penguins as they slip and slide and learn to fend for themselves in a world of snow and ice.
From Egg to Penguin
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Jennifer Boothroyd
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: Lerner Publications ™

How does an egg become a penguin? Follow each step in the cycle—from an oval egg to a sleek, black and white penguin—in this fascinating book!