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Birds Make Nests
by Michael Garland
Michael Garland , Illustrator

Reinforced | 32 pages | 10 x 10 | US$ 16.95
ISBN: 9780823436620 | 01-31-2017

Also available as an ebook.

Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8

Themes: Animals/Nonfiction, Birds, Science & Nature
Recommendations: A, K, SLJ

CCSS Codes:
L.1.1,1b,1c,1j,4,4a,4c,5,5b,5c
W.1.2,5,7,8
RF.1.1,2,3,3b,3e,3f,4,4a,4c
RI.1.1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9,10
SL.1.1,1b,1c,2,3,4,5,6

About the Book

This exquisitely illustrated picture book, created with both traditional woodcut and digital tools by acclaimed artist Michael Garland, celebrates animals that are both beautiful and resourceful. Birds make many kinds of nests in many kinds of places"to keep their eggs safe and to keep chicks safe. This text is accessible to new readers and the birds are labeled with their American English common names.


★★★THE REVIEWS ARE IN!★★★

"Eggs-actly right for a nature-themed storytime.""Kirkus Reviews

"Equally at home on picture book and nonfiction shelves, this is a lovely and informative selection on different bird species and their nests.""School Library Journal

"A handsome addition to wildlife collections serving young children.""Booklist




Educators' Guide
BIRDS MAKE NESTS
A Lesson Plan featuring classroom activities and suggestions for further exploration