What Do You Do With A Tail Like This?

What Do You Do With A Tail Like This?

Book - 2003
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A 2004 Caldecott Honor Book

A nose for digging? Ears for seeing? Eyes that squirt blood? Explore the many amazing things animals can do with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails in this interactive guessing book, beautifully illustrated in cut-paper collage, which was awarded a Caldecott Honor.

This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades K-1, Read Aloud Informational Text).

Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2003
ISBN: 9780618256280
Branch Call Number: J/573/.87/JEN
Characteristics: [32] p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm
Additional Contributors: Page, Robin 1943-


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CMLibrary_rkimray Mar 20, 2018

Wonderful for starting conversations about animals and their amazing adaptations. Why do different animals have such unique noses, tails and feet? This is one of those beautiful books that you can share as a "picture walk" with very young children (the illustrations are award winning), or you can really go into the text with older kids. Also available as a read-along.

May 13, 2014

This is a very good biology book with fun facts for children. My 6 year old granddaughter was especially excited to tell everyone that crickets have ears on their knees.

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EJG3 Mar 06, 2012

EJG3 thinks this title is suitable for 2 years and over


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