National Geographic Kids Almanac 2021, U.S. Edition

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2021, U.S. Edition

by National Geographic Kids

Hardcover

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Overview

The latest installment of the New York Times best-selling almanac features brand-new amazing animal stories, explorer profiles, and outrageous attractions that kids know and love, plus more of the incredible inventions, awesome games, and fresh challenges for curious kids who want to learn all about the world and everything that's in it! Kids can have fun keeping up with our rapidly changing planet with the world's best-selling almanac for kids, packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating features about animals, science, nature, technology, conservation, and more. There's a whole chapter full of fun and games, including activities, jokes, and comics. Practical reference material, including fast facts and maps of every country, has been fully updated. Homework help on key topics is sprinkled throughout the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781426336720
Publisher: National Geographic
Publication date: 05/05/2020
Series: National Geographic Almanacs Series
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 138,304
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

National Geographic Kids inspires young adventurers to explore the world through award-winning magazines, books, apps, games, toys, videos, events, and a website, and is the only kids brand with a world-class scientific organization at its core. This book and series is created by National Geographic contributors, including researchers, photographers, content experts, and educational specialists.

Table of Contents

Your World 2021 8

Newly Discovered Animals 10

Asteroid Self-Destructs 11

Town Aims for Zero Waste 11

Wildlife Crossings 12

"Ice Tsunami" 13

Robots Comfort Kids 13

Dogs at the Movies 14

Hot Movies in 2021 14

High-Tech Help 15

Eco-Shoes 15

Cool Events 2021 16

Rooftop Pool 17

A Chance of Ladybugs 17

Awesome Exploration 18

Explores 20

Almanac Challenge 2021 24

Wild Adventure 26

No Limits 30

Photography 32

More for You 34

Awesome Exploration Quiz How to Write a Perfect Essay

Amazing Animals 36

Animal Fun 38

Classification 46

Insects 48

Animals in Peril 50

Into the Wild 54

Into the Water 62

Wild Cats 68

Dinosaurs 72

Cute Animals 80

More for You 88

Amazing Animals Quiz Wildly Good Animal Reports

Wonders of Nature 90

Oceans 92

Biomes 96

Weather 98

Turbulent Earth 104

More for You 110

Wonders of Nature Quiz Oral Reports Made Easy

Space and Earth 112

Earth 114

Space 122

More for You 132

Space and Earth Quiz Ace Your Science Fair

Fun and Games 134

Boredom-Busting Jokes, Games, Puzzles, Mazes, and More Fun Stuff 136

Science and Technology 154

Inventions and Technology 156

Future Technology 160

Biology 164

Plants 166

Human Body 168

Microbes 176

More for You 178

Science and Technology Quiz This Is How It's Done!

Culture Connection 180

Art 182

Food 184

Holidays 186

Money 192

Language 194

Ancient Beliefs 196

Religion 200

More for You 202

Culture Connection Quiz Explore a New Culture

Going Green 204

Human Impact 206

Save the Ocean 208

Our Fragile Earth 210

Energy 216

More for You 218

Going Green Quiz Write a Letter That Gets Results

History Happens 220

Life in the Past 222

Mystery 230

International Conflicts 234

United States Government 236

United States History 238

United States Presidents 239

Civil Rights 246

Women in History 248

More for You 250

History Happens Quiz Brilliant Biographies

Geography Rocks 252

Maps 254

Geographic Features 260

Continents 262

Countries 290

United States 316

U.S. Territories and the Capital 326

Travel 328

More for You 336

Geography Rocks Quiz Finding Your Way Around

Game Answers 338

More Resources 339

Text Credits 340

Illustration Credits 341

Index 344

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