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Illustrations Add Some Comic Relief add some comic relief the topic with birds talking to each other birds cracking jokes and birds conversing with the narrator in speech bubbles The fashion show performed by the birds was particularly funnyI did find the entire book a bit overwhelming and the illustrated birds distracting I felt there were too many things going on on each page It may have been overkill The book is divided into chapters but it still seemed a bit choppy in content Nevertheless I admired LeBlanc Cate s effort at bringing ife and humor "to the topic of bird watching to inspire " the topic of bird watching to inspire to appreciate ife around them I The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data love this book it s all about birds and how they think people are watching them It offers readers a humorous view point of the birds in this comedic picture book It has alot of words so I would use this for upper elementary or early middle school possibly 4 6 The author really grabs the readers attention right off the bat Sheeads the reader in with the tantalizing titles and explains the reasoning behind her actions It would be
A Great Book Do Discuss great book do discuss a claim and v My new favorite children s book is Look Up This delightful informative inspiring introduction to bird watching for kids 8 and up with plenty to offer for novice adults offers the basics of bird watching from characteristics and behavior shapes flying patterns songs habitat and even a nice introduction to classification I oved its conversational cartoon approach and uirky humor A wonderful book. Feature banter between birds characters and the reader Here I am the noble spruce grouse In a spruce grove Eatin’ some spruce Yep Interactive and enjoyable tips bring an age old hobby to new ife for the next generation of bird watchers.
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Much It S AIt s a busy book Talking to Dragons (Enchanted Forest Chronicles, lots of information drawing tips even comics and humor It wouldn t necessarily make a good read aloud ateast not the WHOLE thing maybe a ittle at a time projected on a screen but I can see my students pouring over it again and again I m definitely purchasing it for my classroom and maybe it will inspire me to get my colored pencils out again A great introduction to bird watching for kids This book is jam packed with information about observing the birds in your geographical area The writing style is conversational which really works for a book ike this because it recognizes that bird watching doesn t sound nearly as cool as it turns out to be The author uses knowledge and enthusiasm to prove that bird watching is a worthwhile hobby and uses each two page spread to build on the information included on the previous pages That means that readers can begin bird watching after having just read a few pages and can consult this book as a guide when putting the skills they Three Times the Love learn from it into practice A wide range of topics are covered color shape behavior feathers noises field guides habitat etc Ink and watercolor illustrations are detailed and encourage readers to draw the birds they observeOverall a great nature read with a bibliography Finally found this one Love theayers and the humor along with the informational side Creative nonfiction A book on how to bird watch After reading this book I will never The Drowning Man look at a bird the same again Annette LeBlanc Cate helps us be obser. Outdoors with a sketchbook and reallyook around uirky full color illustrations portray dozens of birds chatting about their distinctive characteristics including color shape plumage and beak and foot types while tongue in cheek cartoons. I really didn t expect this book to grab me the way
It Did I Wishdid I wish d had Look Up when "i first started watching birds as a kid " first started watching birds as a kid s text and detailed illustrations fill every page from edge to edge even the endpapers and provide practical tips on how to watch birds and what to observe I can tell that this was a work of ove for this author She really knows her birds I earned a few things myself about a few species I ve seen Her touches of Cate s birding book breaks one of the cardinal rules sorry I couldn t resist of informational books Anthropomorphism But in this case she is right and the rule is wrong That s the thing with trying to come up with tight criteria for selecting informational books When we focus too t Bird watching can be fun This book is written in a way that students would want to try bird watching It tell the different types of birds and there different characteristics from a young boys perspective He doesn t need any fancy gadgets to identify his birds eitherGrade 3rd 5thClassroom Use ScienceIndividual Student A student wanting a hobby or to be outdoors someone interested in birdsSmall group Discuss different types of birdsWhole Group Vocabulary usageRelated books Books on Bird watchingMultimedia Recorded version A thorough guide to birding for children It s chock full of information and has great pictures with bubble comments I LOVED this book I am a bird geek and I spent many hours as a child drawing birds why did I stop and raising chickens and ducks I still ove watching birds come to the feeders especially on a snowy day i. You don’t have to own binoculars and know a bunch of fancy Latin names to watch birds No matter where you ive they’re in your neighborhood just The Lively Art of Writing look upThis conversational humorous introduction to bird watching encourages kids to get.