Resource | K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

Cute as an Axolotl: Discovering the World's Most Adorable Animals

Author/Publisher/Website: Keating, J.
Copyright: 2018
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Nov/2019
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9781524764470
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: K-4
(View recommended grades and subjects) Science

Resource Description

Seventeen animals are highlighted in this short non-fiction book, each with unique adaptations that allow them to evade predators, survive, and thrive in their habitats. This colourful book features photographs and scientific facts, clearly explaining details about each creature. The resource is well-suited for young readers, appealing to students with its use of a comic-like format, current language, cute photographs, and humour. In the classroom, this resource may prompt students to engage in discussions or projects about animal adaptations, conservation, and the environment. It may also be suitable for exploring the animals further in individual research projects, using the book as an example of how to write a non-fiction text. Log in to read the full review.