Wolves by Seymour Simon
  

Synopsis

Wolves by Seymour Simon

In Wolves, award-winning science writer Seymour Simon introduces elementary-school readers to wolves through engaging descriptions and stunning full-color photographs. He teaches readers all about wolves through pictures and diagrams. This book includes a glossary and index. Wolves are much more than big, bad animals that prey on other animals. Did you know that wolves...* are like dogs-they are loyal, affectionate, and highly intelligent. * live in packs-or families-led by the strongest female and male. * are friendly with one another: They play games, bring food to one another, and even babysit one another's cubs! Supports the Common Core State Standards

About the Author

Seymour Simon has been called the dean of the [children's science book] field by the New York Times. He has written more than 300 books for young readers and has received the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Lifetime Achievement Award for his lasting contribution to children's science literature, the Science Books & Films Key Award for Excellence in Science Books, the Empire State Award for excellence in literature for young people, and the Educational Paperback Association Jeremiah Ludington Award. He and his wife, Liz, live in Columbia County in Upstate New York. You can visit him online at www.seymoursimon.com, where students can post on the Seymour Science Blog and educators can download a free four-page teacher guide to accompany this book, putting it in context with Common Core objectives. Join the growing legion of @seymoursimon fans on Twitter!

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Seymour Simon
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Publisher

HarperCollins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Inc

Publication date

1st April 2009

ISBN

9780061626579


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