Whales and Dolphins, Paperback Book

Description

100 Facts Whales and Dolphins is bursting with awesome images, fun activities and exactly 100 mind-blowing facts.

Children will learn everything they need to know about these amazing marine mammals. 100 Facts Whales and Dolphins covers key topics about these sea creatures in easily-digestible, numbered facts.

Every page features detailed illustrations and colourful photographs that bring the text to life for kids.

This is the perfect dolphin book for kids aged 7+ who want to learn more about these fascinating sea creatures.

Essential topics covered in 100 Facts Whales and Dolphins: - The cetacean family and similarities among different species- Long-distance swimming, breathing and diving, and looking inside their bodies- The old days of whaling, new threats and dolphins who work with people Examples of 'I don't believe it' fascinating facts: - The sperm whale has the biggest brain in the world.

It weighs about 8 kilograms - that's over five times the size of a human brain!- The long tusk-like tooth of the narwhal was once sold as the 'real horn' of the mythical horse, the unicorn.- The blue whale calf is the world's biggest baby at 7 metres in length and 3 tonnes in weight.

It drinks 350 litres of its mother's milk every day!

Activities to make learning accessible and interactive include: - Make a whale using a balloon, papier-mache paste, newspaper strips and paint- Quiz question: The blue whale weighs up to 30 tonnes in weight.

True or false?- Cut out a dolphin from some card and stick it to a straw.

Invent tricks to put on a dolphin show! Author: Steve ParkerPages: 48Age: 7+Dimensions:9 X 12Format: Paperback with holographic foilISBN: 9781782091967

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Miles Kelly Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Wildlife (Children's/YA)
  • ISBN: 9781782091967

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