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Children's Nonfiction Reptiles & Amphibians

What is an Amphibian?

by (author) Bobbie Kalman & Jacqueline Langille

Publisher
Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Oct 1999
Category
Reptiles & Amphibians, General, Biology
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780865059528
    Publish Date
    Oct 1999
    List Price
    $9.95
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780865059344
    Publish Date
    Oct 1999
    List Price
    $25.95
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9780778790075
    Publish Date
    Mar 2012
    List Price
    $25.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3

Description

Amphibian means “two lives” since these animals spend the first part of their life underwater and the rest on land. From flying tree frogs to slithering caecilians, kids will be captivated by this “slimy” animal group in What is an Amphibian? Young readers will discover: • the amphibian family tree • an amphibian’s body • special skin and senses • how they move and what they eat • water- versus land-dwelling species • their life cycle and parental care • defending themselves

About the authors

Other titles by Bobbie Kalman

Other titles by Jacqueline Langille