Woodland and Forests: Explore the world of trees, leaves, and woodland animals

Woodland and Forests: Explore the world of trees, leaves, and woodland animals

by DK Publishing

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Overview

Packed with facts and activities, this is the perfect first book for young explorers who are curious about nature and want to learn more about the world of trees, leaves, and woodland animals.

What is a tree? What kind of animals live in trees? Woodland and Forest has these answers and more, and is a perfect introduction to the world of trees, leaves, and woodland animals for kids who are curious about nature.

Packed with amazing facts about fun topics like bark and buds, this eBook lets kids have fun and be innovative as they learn through simple activities like bark rubbing and leave identification. It includes information on cold coniferous forests, dry deciduous woodland, and tropical rain forests, so kids can search the greenery wherever they are.

With its natural look and feel and its practical approach to learning, Woodland and Forest is sure to encourage budding little explorers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781465466167
Publisher: DK
Publication date: 04/04/2017
Sold by: DK
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 865,615
File size: 85 MB
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Age Range: 6 - 8 Years

About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.   Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.

Table of Contents

Looking at forests 8

What is a forest? 10

Where are forests found? 12

Coniferous forests 14

Coniferous plants 16

Coniferous forest animals 18

Deciduous forests 20

Broad-leaved 22

Woodland flowers 24

Deciduous forest animals 26

Rain forests 28

Rain forest plants 30

Rain forest animals 32

Forest detective 34

How a forest forms 36

Changing seasons 38

Look up 40

Life in a log 42

Why we need forests 44

Farming forests 46

Danger, stay away! 48

Forest fungi 50

Forests in danger 52

Friends of the forest 54

Forest myths 56

Unusual forests 58

Index 60

Acknowledgments 61

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