Animal Defenses: How Animals Protect Themselves

Animal Defenses: How Animals Protect Themselves

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Overview

Imagine that you are afraid, but instead of running and yelling for help, you pretend to be a stick. That's how an inchworm defends itself! Animal Defenses reveals the unique ways in which animals protect themselves. Easy-to-do experiments and activities explain the tricks animals use to help them survive. With stunning, realistic illustrations, this book is an innovative approach to understanding animal life. Containing lots of interesting facts, activities and easy-to-do experiments, this title in the Animal Behavior series takes a resourceful approach to exploring animal life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781550744217
Publisher: Kids Can Press, Limited
Publication date: 04/28/1999
Series: Animal Behavior Series
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 166,582
Product dimensions: 8.62(w) x 11.12(h) x 0.25(d)
Lexile: 790L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 11 Years

About the Author

Etta Kaner is a retired elementary school teacher and writer for both children and educators. Her children's books have won numerous awards, including the Silver Birch Award, the Scientific American Young Readers Book Award and the Science in Society Book Award. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.

Pat Stephens, mother, animal lover and artist, lives in a crowded house in Durham, Ontario. She has illustrated over 20 animal-related books for children.

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