Supports the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards.
From award-winning science writer Seymour Simon comes a completely revised and updated edition of Horses. With brand new full-color photographs, readers will learn how horses came to be domesticated, how to distinguish different breeds, the important roles they’ve served throughout history, and more. From stallions and mares, to Clydesdales and Palominos, this is sure to be a hit with horse-lovers and animal-lovers everywhere. This book is a fantastic reference tool geared towards children in grades K-3 that has very detailed and straightforward information about a horse’s life, body and lifestyle. Fans of Seymour Simon will want to update their children’s science book collection.
This updated edition includes:
- Author’s note
- Stunning full-color photographs
- Additional reading sources
About the Author: Seymour Simon, whom the NY Times called “the dean of [children’s science] writers,” is the author of more than 250 highly acclaimed science books (many of which have been named Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children by the National Science Teachers Association). His free, educational children’s app, SCIENCE FUN TO GO, debuted in the Top 10 of all free children’s apps in the Amazon App store, and features in app purchase of original Seymour Simon eBooks, as well as a multitude of free content. Seymour Simon uses his website, SeymourSimon.com, to provide free downloads of a wealth of materials for educators, homeschoolers and parents to use with his books, including 4-page Teacher Guides for all 26 of his Collins/Smithsonian photo essay books.
List Price: $ 6.99