Angry Birds Playground: Animals
Fly with your favourite "Angry Birds" characters through the rainforest, over the desert, and into the oceans to help them on their zany search to find their eggs. Kids will be hooked on this wacky mystery as they analyze and observe the diverse habitats of the world while building basic skills through fun and fascinating activities. Help! "The Angry Birds" have lost their precious eggs - and they need YOU to find them. Scattered across the globe, you'll have to search the grasslands of Africa, the roaring seven seas, dense rainforests, Australian outback and chilling polar arctic. How, do you ask, will I do it? With the help of your favorite "Angry Birds" characters readers learn about five different habitats by pairing the eggs found throughout the book with their original region. Kids will also learn about the diverse range of egg - producing animals, everything from fish to amphibians to mammals. Packed with learning exercizes and fun activities, this book will transform kids into explorers and leave them wanting more adventure.
"The now-ubiquitous Angry Birds video game characters become our chatty hosts in learning about animalspecies... A concluding animal map, quiz, and related activities extend the learning." Booklist "The humor mixed with educational facts equals fun for kids and parents. Not to mention, the pictures are just what you expect from National Geographic," MakingItAllWork.com "With animal vital statistics in sidebars, descriptions in text, and funy asides from the birds on every page, this is the kind of book that gives nonfiction a good name!"ReadKiddoRead blog"
JILL ESBAUM is the award-winning author of several books for young readers. Some of her titles for National Geographic include "Everything Spring," "Winter Wonderland," and "Cherry Blossoms Say Spring." She lives on a farm near Dixon, Iowa. "From the Trade Paperback edition."