How beavers dam ponds and build lodges are just two of 14 topics in this clearly written title in the popular and informative Kids Can Press Wildlife Series. You will find out why beavers chew on trees, where they give birth and raise their young, how they escape danger and much more. Did you know? * A beaver never stops growing. * A beaver can stay underwater for up to 15 minutes. * Some beaver dams are longer than a soccer field. * Beaver babies can see, hear, walk and swim as soon as they are born. Beautifully detailed, realistic illustrations give young children a close-up look at beavers and satisfy their curiosity about these intriguing animals.
Features concise, clearly organized facts corralled into brief, dual page chapters about North America's largest rodent, the beaver ... A thorough examination. A great beginner's reference. [Beavers and the other titles in this series fill an important niche for early readers. Solid choices for homework assignments or to whet the appetites of young wildlife lovers. [Beavers and the other titles in] this series fill an important niche for early readers.
Series: Kids Can Press Wildlife (Paperback)
For Ages: 5 - 10 years old
For Grades: 2 - 3
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st April 1998
Publisher: KIDS CAN PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 25.3 x 20.3 x 0.25
Weight (kg): 0.12