New Zealand

New Zealand

by Lyn Larson


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Pack Your Bags! We're headed to New Zealand. On this whirlwind tour, you'll learn all about the country's landscape, culture, people, and more. We'll explore New Zealand's active volcanoes and narrow fjords, see the kiwi and kakapo birds, watch a rugby game, and taste a special feast called the hangi. A special section introduces New Zealand's capital, language, population, and flag. Hop on board and take a fun-filled look at your world!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761370833
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2011
Series: Country Explorers Series
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 541,453
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: IG690L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

Welcome! 4

Across the Land 6

Water, Water Everywhere 8

Seasons 10

Animal Life 12

First People 14

Modern People 16

North Island Cities 18

South Island Sites 20

Family Life 22

City Living and Country Living 24

Eating Well 26

Getting Around 28

Schooltime 30

Two National Languages 32

Religion 34

Celebrate! 36

Art Books, and Movies 38

Music and Dance 40

Sports and Activities 42

The Flag of New Zealand 44

Fast Facts 45

Glossary 46

To Learn More 47

Index 48

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