Amazing Habitats

Anita Ganeri, Chris Oxlade, illustrated by Paulina Morgan and consultant editor Richard
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Explore, create and investigate with Ava and George - the Geo Detectives! Get hands-on and understand the amazing natural world, with fun activities and projects to do at home. Use your detective skills to find out all about amazing habitats.

Explore, create and investigate with Ava and George - the Geo Detectives! Use your detective skills to find out about amazing animal habitats.With the Geo Detectives series, join two young detectives, Ava and George, in a hands-on exploration of the natural world. Learn about exciting geography topics, then investigate further with fun activities and projects to do at home and outside.What animals are able to live in the Arctic? What is a food chain? How are humans affecting animals homes? Discover what incredible things happen in nature and use your own skills to find out why! Get answers about:

• Microhabitats by making a bug hotel
• How animals keep warm by experimenting with insulation, just like polar animals
• Rainforest animals, by making a rainforest in a jar
• Animal adaptation and design your own desert creature
• And much more!

Encouraging young readers to investigate geography topics and to have fun while learning, this book will amaze and astound any reader with an interest in science and nature.

Author bio:

Anita Ganeri has written many books, including the award-winning Scholastic series Horrible Geography. She lives with her family in West Yorkshire. Anita is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and honorary Fellow of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society. In 2010 she was awarded the Tivy Education Medal for her “outstanding contribution to geographical education.” Anita would have loved to have been an explorer, and always has a suitcase packed.Chris Oxlade is an experienced author of children's information books, having written more than 150 on a range of subjects, specialising in science and technology.Paulina Morgan works as an independent illustrator based in Santiago de Chile. She studied design before moving to Barcelona, Spain to obtain her master's degree in Art Direction. She worked in advertising before deciding to pursue her passion for illustration.Richard Hatwood is a primary teacher who trained at Bangor University. Having taught for over ten years, Richard is now a subject specialist in geography. He is also a curriculum consultant and provides school improvement services to schools across the United Kingdom, with a focus on developing high quality teaching and learning in geography.

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9780711246027
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: QED
Series: Geo Detectives
Pub Date: May 2021
Page Extent: 32
Format: Paperback
Age: 5 - 7
Subject: Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage)