Category: NZ Picture Books
Did you know that butterflies taste with their feet, do a dark red poo when they come out of their chrysalises, and that some drink the tears of crocodiles? How does the world look to them, do they ever sleep, and how are some of them able to fly so high? This book, covering all sorts of international b ...Show more
Shall we begin our adventure with fun insect friends? The stories of a variety of insects begin when you open the book. This is a future-oriented smart book combined with 3D augmented reality. You can move and feed the insects however you like. You can have fun and learn while seeing, reading and ...Show more
Category: NZ Picture Books
Meet wetapunga, long-time resident of Gondwanaland, Planet Earth. Learn about the modest, unassuming lifestyle of this ancient insect -- what it eats, where it lives, how it keeps safe and defends itself. Intensely rich illustrations and a measured, poetic voice beautifully capture its real-life story. ...Show more
NOTE: THIS IS A COLOURING IN BOOK This wonderful bumper-size colouring-in book for children features simple black and white illustrations of wildlife from our present environment as well as the distant past, all ready to be coloured in. Each is accompanied by a sentence or two of basic explanatory text ...Show more
Enter the world of buzzing bees, jumping grasshoppers, beautiful butterflies and other amazing bugs with this tin set. Get to know why spiders are not bugs, how bees make honey, and why cockroaches can even survive without their heads! Contains: - Reference Book- Wall Chart- Net, Tweezers, Petri Dishes, ...Show more
Category: Bugs and Insects
A fascinating look at the world of insects and spiders. With more than 350 superb full-colour illustrations, expertly written text on how key species look and behave, and maps to show each creatures distribution, this is an essential reference book suitable for project work at home or school.
A fascinating introduction to how tiny white eggs turn into colourful ladybirds. Discover what baby ladybirds eat to help them grow.
Category: Bugs and Insects | Reading Level: 6
Insects and Minibeasts is an adventure with some of the smallest creatures in the animal kingdom, visiting bees, bugs, ants, spiders, worms and other fascinating minibeasts from around the world. Each bright, vibrant Explorers title features a series of beautiful, child-friendly, story-based scenes - ea ...Show more
After Ms. Frizzle takes her class to visit a beekeeper, the Magic School Bus mysteriously vibrates, shrinks, and flies right into a beehive. And when Ms. Frizzle tells everyone to "be a bee", the adventure begins.
Brand new non-fiction reading books delivering fun facts in under 200 words. Leapfrog Learners offer fun facts in accessible text, perfect for building reading confidence.
The "Beginners" series is designed to provide an informative introduction to non-fiction subjects for young readers. They give terrific reading practice for children who prefer fact to fiction. They are developed by a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence. ...Show more