Results for: cathryn sill

Below is a list of 19 the books by this author.

Book cover of ABOUT AMPHIBIANS
ABOUT AMPHIBIANS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2019

This beginner?s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of amphibians. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and...

This beginner?s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of amphibians. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what amphibians are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to a variety of amphibians, from frogs and toads to salamanders and more. An afterword provides details on the animals featured and inspires readers to learn more.

  • ISBN
    9781682630310
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Reptiles & Amphibians
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Book cover of ABOUT AMPHIBIANS
ABOUT AMPHIBIANS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2018

This beginner?s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of amphibians. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and...

This beginner?s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of amphibians. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what amphibians are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to a variety of amphibians, from frogs and toads to salamanders and more. An afterword provides details on the animals featured and inspires readers to learn more.

  • ISBN
    9781682630327
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Science - Animals
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$7.95
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Book cover of ABOUT FISH-A GUIDE FOR CHILDREN
ABOUT FISH-A GUIDE FOR CHILDREN
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2017

Introduces various species of fish, describing their food needs, body structures, protective mechanisms, habitats, and reproduction.

  • ISBN
    9781561459872
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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$16.95
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - GRASSLANDS
ABOUT HABITATS - GRASSLANDS
By: cathryn sill | Published: February 2011

"This title in a nature series for the very young highlights the defining characteristics of various habitats, including the plant and...

"This title in a nature series for the very young highlights the defining characteristics of various habitats, including the plant and animal life, using examples from around the world. Award-winning author Cathryn Sill and her husband, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, offer young readers a first glimpse into grassland habitats. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide teaches children what grasslands are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. John Sills beautifully detailed full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of grasslands from North Americas tallgrass prairies to African savannas. A wide variety of the plants and animals that live in grassland habitats are also represented. A glossary and afterword provide young readers with further fascinating details."

  • ISBN
    9781561455591
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - OCEANS
ABOUT HABITATS - OCEANS
By: cathryn sill | Published: February 2012

A thoughtful yet entertaining glimpse into the amazing world of the ocean for young children. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide...

A thoughtful yet entertaining glimpse into the amazing world of the ocean for young children. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide teaches children what oceans are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. A glossary and afterword provide readers with further fascinating details. Award-winning author Cathryn Sill and her husband, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, offer young readers an informative and entertaining first glimpse into ocean habitats.

  • ISBN
    9781561456185
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - OCEANS
ABOUT HABITATS - OCEANS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2016

  • ISBN
    9781561459605
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - POLAR REGIONS
ABOUT HABITATS - POLAR REGIONS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2015

The latest book in this acclaimed series explores the major attributes of the Arctic and Antarctic biomes and showcases the striking beauty and...

The latest book in this acclaimed series explores the major attributes of the Arctic and Antarctic biomes and showcases the striking beauty and remarkable diversity of these regions. Award-winning author Cathryn Sill and her husband, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, offer young readers a first glimpse into polar regions. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide teaches children what the polar regions are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. A glossary and afterword provide readers with further fascinating details.

  • ISBN
    9781561458325
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - RIVERS & STREAMS
ABOUT HABITATS - RIVERS & STREAMS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2019

This beginner?s guide explores the major attributes of rivers and streams and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples of waterways from...

This beginner?s guide explores the major attributes of rivers and streams and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples of waterways from around the globe. In this addition to the About Habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what rivers and streams are and explain how various species of animals and plants have adapted to life in or along these waterways. John Sill?s detailed, full-color illustrations show the characteristics of the world?s different rivers and streams?from the mountain streams of the Alps to the mighty Amazon River in South America. A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about rivers and streams to inspire readers to learn more.

  • ISBN
    9781682630914
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - RIVERS & STREAMS
ABOUT HABITATS - RIVERS & STREAMS
By: cathryn sill | Published: July 2022

An educator favorite for first conversations about waterways and conservation. From the creators of the award-winning About Habitats and...

An educator favorite for first conversations about waterways and conservation. From the creators of the award-winning About Habitats and About… series. Author and illustrator team Cathryn and John Sill offer an accessible introduction to rivers and streams, their major attributes, the animals and plants that live there, and their remarkable global diversity. This colorful volume uses examples from the rushing springs of the Appalachians to the slow-moving Murray River in the flatlands of Australia to help preschoolers and early elementary learners understand the importance of the world's waterways. An afterword provides additional details for more advanced readers. Author and former educator Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what rivers and streams are and explain how various species of animals and plants have adapted to life in or along these waterways. Noted wildlife illustrator John Sill provides full-color photo-realistic art to show the characteristics of the world's different rivers and streams--from the mountain streams of the Alps to the mighty Amazon River in South America. Students, teachers, and parents have testified to the strong appeal of all ten books in the About Habitats… series, especially the Deserts, Mountains, and Forests volumes.

  • ISBN
    9781682633946
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - SEASHORES
ABOUT HABITATS - SEASHORES
By: cathryn sill | Published: October 2022

An educator favorite for first conversations about seashores and conservation, from Cathryn and John Sill, creators of the award-winning About...

An educator favorite for first conversations about seashores and conservation, from Cathryn and John Sill, creators of the award-winning About Habitats and About... series In this addition to the award-winning About Habitats series, former educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children about seashores, their diversity, what kinds of animals and plants live there, and why they’re important. With the help of beautifully detailed paintings by noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, the author describes the characteristics of many types of seashores—from the sandy beaches on some shores of the Indian Ocean to the rocky cliffs along parts of the Atlantic Ocean—and shows how various species of animals and plants have adapted to life in these habitats. An afterword and glossary provide more detailed information about seashores in general and about the flora and fauna featured in the illustrations.

  • ISBN
    9781682634028
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Science - Birds
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS - TUNDRAS
ABOUT HABITATS - TUNDRAS
By: cathryn sill | Published: November 2021

This beginner's guide to tundras explores the unique attributes of this cold habitat, showcasing its beauty and plant and animal diversity. From...

This beginner's guide to tundras explores the unique attributes of this cold habitat, showcasing its beauty and plant and animal diversity. From Cathryn and John Sill. Former educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what tundras are, what kinds of animals and plants live there, and how certain species have adapted to the unique, harsh environment. The book covers the characteristics of Arctic, Antarctic, and alpine tundras. John Sill's detailed, realistic paintings reflect the beauty and diversity of the habitat. A glossary and afterword provide more detail for further exploration. Ideal for early childhood and elementary education units on biomes and environments, geography, habitats, and nature. The award-winning About Habitats series introduces children to specific habitats and their living and nonliving components. Each book in the series provides information about the nature and characteristics of the habitat while the full-page illustrations expand on that information. Also available by Cathryn and John Sill: About Habitats: Deserts About Habitats: Forests About Habitats: Grasslands About Habitats: MountainsAbout Habitats: Oceans About Habitats: Polar Regions About Habitats: Rivers and Streams About Habitats: Seashores About Habitats: Wetlands

  • ISBN
    9781682632338
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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$23.95
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS WETLANDS
ABOUT HABITATS WETLANDS
By: cathryn sill | Published: March 2008

This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of Wetlands and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples from around the...

This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of Wetlands and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe. In this addition to the About Habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what the wetlands are, what kinds of animals and plants live there, and how wetlands help maintain the delicate balance of Earth’s environments. John Sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of wetlands topography―from salt marshes to tropical mangrove swamps. A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about the wetlands to inspire readers to learn more. From the Back Cover: A beginner’s guide to how crustaceans look, how they protect themselves, what they eat, and where they live. "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

  • ISBN
    9781561454327
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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Book cover of ABOUT HABITATS-SEASHORES
ABOUT HABITATS-SEASHORES
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2017

  • ISBN
    9781561459681
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Earth, Ecology & Ecosystems
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Book cover of ABOUT INSECTS
ABOUT INSECTS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2015

This beginner?s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of insects. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and author...

This beginner?s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of insects. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple,easy-to-understand language to teach children what insects are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to the wide variety of insects, from grasshoppers to the Monarch Butterfly. An afterword provides further details on the insects featured and inspires young readers to learn more.

  • ISBN
    9781561458813
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Insects & Spiders
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$20.95
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Book cover of ABOUT MARINE MAMMALS - A GUIDE FOR CHILD
ABOUT MARINE MAMMALS - A GUIDE FOR CHILD
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2016

Theme: Kindergarten

  • ISBN
    9781561459063
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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Book cover of ABOUT RAPTORS A GUIDE FOR CHILDREN
ABOUT RAPTORS A GUIDE FOR CHILDREN
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2014

This first glimpse into the natural world of raptors introduces readers to birds of prey. In this latest book in the acclaimed About… series,...

This first glimpse into the natural world of raptors introduces readers to birds of prey. In this latest book in the acclaimed About… series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what the birds called raptors are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. Illustrator John Sill introduces readers to many varieties of raptors, from the majestic Bald Eagle of North America to the sharp-eyed Secretary Bird of Africa. An afterword provides details on the raptors featured and inspires young readers to learn more about these birds of prey.

  • ISBN
    9781561458110
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Science - Birds
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Book cover of ABOUT SEABIRDS
ABOUT SEABIRDS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2020

  • ISBN
    9781682630921
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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Book cover of ABOUT WATERFOWL
ABOUT WATERFOWL
By: cathryn sill | Published: October 2022

An informative and entertaining introduction for young children to the amazing birds that live near water in all types of habitats In this addition...

An informative and entertaining introduction for young children to the amazing birds that live near water in all types of habitats In this addition to the About… series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what waterfowl are, where they live, what they eat, and how they move. John Sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations show the characteristics of different types of waterfowl—from the Trumpeter Swans of northwestern North America to the Bar-headed Geese of central Asia. Young learners who may only be familiar with the ducklings and geese on local ponds and lakes will be delighted to discover the amazing variety of waterfowl in the world. A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about waterfowl that will inspire readers to learn more.

  • ISBN
    9781682632345
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Birds
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$24.99
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Book cover of ABOUT WOODPECKERS
ABOUT WOODPECKERS
By: cathryn sill | Published: August 2018

This beginner's guide offers a thoughtful first glimpse into the world of woodpeckers. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and...

This beginner's guide offers a thoughtful first glimpse into the world of woodpeckers. In this addition to the acclaimed About? series, educator and author Cathryn Sill offers a colorful and informative first glimpse into the diverse world of woodpeckers. With the help of the beautifully detailed illustrations from noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, About Woodpeckers introduces the basic characteristics that all woodpeckers share, while featuring the many types of birds that fall into this diverse category. An afterword provides further detail on the animals portrayed to inspire young readers to learn more.

  • ISBN
    9781682630044
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Science - Birds
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$22.95
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