Results for: shelley rotner

Below is a list of 14 the books by this author.

Book cover of ANIMALS
ANIMALS
By: shelley rotner | Published: March 2021

  • ISBN
    9780823448289
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Animals
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Book cover of BODY ACTIONS
BODY ACTIONS
By: shelley rotner | Published: July 2012

The human body can be astonishing. This book is filled with energy-packed photographs of kids running, jumping, riding bikes, and using all five sen...

The human body can be astonishing. This book is filled with energy-packed photographs of kids running, jumping, riding bikes, and using all five senses. The photos are overlaid with depictions of the nervous, skeletal, muscular, respiratory, and circulatory systems and major organs to show the amazing ways in which active bodies function. The five senses and the major organs are all covered. Glossary, notes on the systems and senses, and an index are included.

  • ISBN
    9780823423668
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Mind & Body - General
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$24.50
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Book cover of BODY BONES
BODY BONES
By: shelley rotner | Published: August 2014

In this fascinating introduction to skeletal systems, images show how different types of skeletons work. Full-color photographs of people and animals ...

In this fascinating introduction to skeletal systems, images show how different types of skeletons work. Full-color photographs of people and animals are overlaid with illustrations of bones to show these supporting frameworks. Kids will learn that bones come in all shapes and sizes to serve myriad functions and will be able to compare human skeletons to those of other vertebrates.

  • ISBN
    9780823431625
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Mind & Body - Human Anatomy & Physiology
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$24.95
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Book cover of COLORS
COLORS
By: shelley rotner | Published: February 2021

The world is full of vibrant colors--explore it with this beautiful book from an award-winning photographer! A red fire truck races, orange pumpkins g...

The world is full of vibrant colors--explore it with this beautiful book from an award-winning photographer! A red fire truck races, orange pumpkins glow, and purple flowers bloom. Vivid pictures of familiar scenes, animals, and objects inspire young readers to look carefully at the world around them. Full of striking close-ups of fruits, flowers, and animals, as well as portraits of kids from diverse backgrounds, Colors is a bright, brilliant concept book from the creator of the award-winning Shades of People. Filled with unexpected examples of the colors all around us, from the yellow yolk of an egg to the green of a cat's eyes, this picture book full of kid-friendly vocabulary and beautiful photography is sure to be a favorite.

  • ISBN
    9780823447329
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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$10.99
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Book cover of FAMILIES
FAMILIES
By: shelley rotner | Published: January 2015

Big or small, similar or different-looking, there are all kinds of families. Celebrate diversity with this picture book for very young children a...

Big or small, similar or different-looking, there are all kinds of families. Celebrate diversity with this picture book for very young children about the many faces of contemporary families. Bright photographs by National Geographic photographer Shelley Rotner capture families having fun together, enjoying all the ways they are similar and different.  Some families have one parent, and some have two; some have aunts and uncles and grandparents living with them. Some have adopted children, some have children born to them. Whether they live all together or far apart, families love and care for each other. Designed to showcase the wide variety of modern families and spur discussions about young readers' own family history, this beautiful picture book is a must-have for children beginning to learn about the world and the people around them.

  • ISBN
    9780823430536
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Picture Book
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$17.95
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Book cover of GROW RAISE CATCH HOW WE GET OUR FOOD
GROW RAISE CATCH HOW WE GET OUR FOOD
By: shelley rotner | Published: July 2016

A lively look at where our food comes from, and the hardworking people who produce it. Farmers and fishermen show off their bounty in this celebr...

A lively look at where our food comes from, and the hardworking people who produce it. Farmers and fishermen show off their bounty in this celebration of agriculture and healthy eating! Bright, enticing photographs of plants, animals, and the people who work to raise them are paired with an accessible text explaining the different kinds of farms that produce our food.  Fruits, vegetables, grains, dairy, meat, eggs, and fish are represented, with notes on where and how they grow, and what we make from them.  Grow! Raise! Catch! offers a breakdown of the farm-to-table process perfect for preschoolers and kindergarten students.  Includes a glossary of important terms introduced in the text, and an author's note on how eating fresh foods helps you stay healthy. A Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year Finalist for the SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books

Theme: Diversity, FOOD, science themes

  • ISBN
    9780823436439
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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$16.95
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Book cover of HELLO AUTUMN
HELLO AUTUMN
By: shelley rotner | Published: September 2019

"Green leaves are turning colors. . . . Maple seeds twirl to the ground. . . . Animals get ready for the cold days ahead." A sim...

"Green leaves are turning colors. . . . Maple seeds twirl to the ground. . . . Animals get ready for the cold days ahead." A simple text and vivid photographs show children the changes in animals, plants, and landscapes that occur during fall.  Leaves change, animals prepare for winter, and people celebrate autumn holidays as the weather gets cooler and the days get shorter.   Suitable for young readers, the simple text introduces a number of important concepts-- such as hibernation, migration, and seed dispersal-- in clear terms, without too much detail.  For older readers, a brief author's note at the end expands on several concepts.   Shelley Rotner's energetic photographs of diverse children add vitality and warmth to this celebration of the season, capturing the brilliance of the autumn sky, the saturation of autumn leaves, and the joy of kids interacting with the natural world.   Follow the changing seasons through the year with the rest of the Hello Seasons! series.

Theme: Seasons

  • ISBN
    9780823444335
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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$10.99
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Book cover of HELLO SPRING
HELLO SPRING
By: shelley rotner | Published: February 2017

A vibrant celebration of the natural changes and human joys of springtime   A cacophonous celebration of nature's return to vibrancy after a long...

A vibrant celebration of the natural changes and human joys of springtime   A cacophonous celebration of nature's return to vibrancy after a long, quiet winter, Hello Spring! features bright, enticing photographs from award-winning National Geographic photographer Shelley Rotner.    The simple, lyrical text speckled with action-packed verbs—Crocuses tease . . . Dandelions dot . . . Cherry blossoms pop and parade . . . —is accessible for new readers as it introduces the glories and biological rhythms of springtime.   The bright nature photographs will have young readers bursting with enthusiasm for the season as they learn about the changes in the landscape, as snow melts and living things begin to grow. Shelley Rotner's energetic portraits of diverse children add vitality and warmth to this celebration of the season, showcasing the joy of kids interacting with the natural world.   Follow the changing seasons with the rest of Shelley Rotner's acclaimed Hello Seasons! series!

Theme: Seasons, science themes

  • ISBN
    9780823437528
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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$16.95
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Book cover of HELLO SUMMER
HELLO SUMMER
By: shelley rotner | Published: April 2020

Celebrate the quintessential moments of summer with gorgeous photographs taken by a National Geographic photographer. From the last day of school to c...

Celebrate the quintessential moments of summer with gorgeous photographs taken by a National Geographic photographer. From the last day of school to catching waves at the beach, young readers will love poring over images of kids just like them enjoying warm-weather activities. The changes that plants, animals, and the environment undergo during this beloved season are also masterfully documented for readers in need of an engaging introduction to STEM topics. This fourth and final book in the award-winning author's well-reviewed Hello Seasons series is the bridge children need to take them from the last blush of spring to the beginning of autumn. A glossary explaining terms such as summer solstice, nectar, and pollen is included.

  • ISBN
    9780823445394
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Science - Weather & Seasons
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$10.99
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Book cover of HELLO WINTER
HELLO WINTER
By: shelley rotner | Published: October 2018

Vivid photographs of frozen wonderlands and cold-weather fun come together in a lively tribute to winter by an acclaimed author-photographer. This ...

Vivid photographs of frozen wonderlands and cold-weather fun come together in a lively tribute to winter by an acclaimed author-photographer. This third book in a celebrated series about the seasons takes children from the shortest day of the year to the approach of spring. In beautiful photographs and a short text ROTNER notes changes in the physical earth as winter approaches as well as animal and plant adaptations. A glossary is included.

Theme: Preschool, Kindergarten

  • ISBN
    9780823439768
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Weather & Seasons
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$23.99
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Book cover of HELLO WINTER
HELLO WINTER
By: shelley rotner | Published: November 2019

Vivid photographs of frozen wonderlands and cold-weather fun come together in a lively tribute to winter by an acclaimed author-photographer. In cr...

Vivid photographs of frozen wonderlands and cold-weather fun come together in a lively tribute to winter by an acclaimed author-photographer. In crystal clear photographs and a spare text, Shelley Rotner notes changes in the physical earth as winter approaches as well as animal and plant adaptations. Rotner's acclaimed photography beautifully captures the curiosity and engery of a diverse group of youngsters as they explore and learn about the natural world. This third book in the celebrated, STEM-focused Hello Seasons! series is the perfect guide to take children from the shortest day of the year to the arrival of spring. A glossary is included.

Theme: Seasons

  • ISBN
    9780823444342
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of I'M ADOPTED
I'M ADOPTED
By: shelley rotner | Published: July 2011

Encourages readers to reflect and ask questions about adoption.

Theme: Diversity, Adoption

  • ISBN
    9780823422944
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Mind & Body - Family Relationships (including Divorce)
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$24.95
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Book cover of SHADES OF PEOPLE
SHADES OF PEOPLE
By: shelley rotner | Published: September 2010

Explores the many different shades of human skin, and points out that skin is just a covering that does not reveal what someone is like inside.

Theme: Diversity

  • ISBN
    9780823423057
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of WHAT'S THE WEATHER?
WHAT'S THE WEATHER?
By: shelley rotner | Published: March 2020

Photos of puffy clouds, dramatic storms, and rainbows alternate with buoyant portraits of a diverse group of children experiencing the natural world. ...

Photos of puffy clouds, dramatic storms, and rainbows alternate with buoyant portraits of a diverse group of children experiencing the natural world. Seasons, precipitation, wind, clouds, storms, and climate change are all introduced in a format that younger children can grasp from a trusted name in children's nonfiction.

Theme: Kindergarten

  • ISBN
    9780823443499
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Weather & Seasons
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