Best Children’s Botany Books
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1. Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt: (Nature Book for Kids, Gardening and Vegetable Planting, Outdoor Nature Book)
Author: by Kate Messner
A companion to the new Over and Under the Pond and the beloved Over and Under the Snow, this sweet exploration of the hidden world and many lives of a garden through the course of a year “could not be more lovely,” according to the Washington Post.
Up in the garden, the world is full of greenleaves and sprouts, growing vegetables, ripening fruit. But down in the dirt there is a busy world of earthworms digging, snakes hunting, skunks burrowing, and all the other animals that make a garden their home.
In this exuberant and lyrical book, discover the wonders that lie hidden between stalks, under the shade of leaves… And down in the dirt.
2. Spectrum Grade 4 Science Workbook—4th Grade State Standards, Introduction to the Scientific Method, Research Activities With Answer Key for Homeschool or Classroom (144 pgs)
Author: by Spectrum
Workbook Features: Ages 9-10, Grade 4 144 pages, 8 inches x 11 inches Covers natural, Earth, life, and applied science lessons, the scientific method, and more Research extension activities, end of chapter reviews, mid-test, and final test Key word definitions and answer key includedFocused Practice: The Spectrum Science Workbook for fourth graders features 144 pages of engaging lessons and activities to help students learn essential critical thinking and science skills for future success both in and out of the classroom.
Correlated To Current State Standards: This standards-based workbook helps students build scientific knowledge surrounding the scientific method, essential science vocabulary, physical, life, Earth and space science, and more. How It Works: Each chapter features engaging lessons with examples and fun activities for student practice.
Research extension activities are featured for added practice. Chapter reviews, mid- and final tests are included to assess student knowledge. Working Together: Parents love using this book for added practice from home, and teachers love to incorporate it into hands-on science lessons.
3. Science! STEM Sticker Adventure – Sticker Activity Book For Girls Aged 4 to 8 – Over 125 Stickers – Space Exploration, Deep Sea Adventure, Dinosaur Dig & More
Author: by Hopscotch Girls
Spark your little girl’s interest in science with Science! STEM Sticker Adventure by Hopscotch Girls. The world of science is an exciting place for little girls who dream big. This fun sticker book is packed with activities that will empower your daughters, granddaughters and the special little girls in your life to ask questions, seek answers and explore the natural world.
Hopscotch Girls has worked with leading scientists to create a sticker book that’s as fun as it is educational. While your little girl plays with over 150 stickers, she’ll join Aliyah, Emma and Avery as they learn about 7 scientific disciplines over 24 full color pages.
The book also includes a page of bonus stickers that can be used as reward stickers or on reward charts. Chemistry: Get into the lab and conduct experiments with colorful test tubes, bunsen burners, beakers and more. Geology: Study rocks, minerals and landforms in a spectacular landscape.
Astronomy: Put on your astronaut suit and reach for the stars (and planets! With this fun space scene and space stickers. Marine Biology: Explore the ocean depths and meet fish, coral and other marine life in your scuba gear. Botany: Grow your knowledge of the natural world with stickers like plants, flowers, and tools for preserving plant specimens.
4. From Seed to Plant
Author: by Gail Gibbons
Flowers, trees, fruitsplants are all around us, but where do they come from? With simple language and bright illustrations, non-fiction master Gail Gibbons introduces young readers to the processes of pollination, seed formation, and germination. Important vocabulary is reinforced with accessible explanation and colorful, clear diagrams showing the parts of plants, the wide variety of seeds, and how they grow.
The book includes instructions for a seed-growing project, and a page of interesting facts about plants, seeds, and flowers. A nonfiction classic, and a perfect companion for early science lessons and curious young gardeners. According to The Washington Post, Gail Gibbons “has taught more preschoolers and early readers about the world than any other children’s writer-illustrator.” Ms. Gibbons is the author of more than 100 books for young readers, including the bestselling titles From Seed to Plant and Monarch Butterfly.
Her many honors include the Washington Post/Childrens Book Guild Nonfiction Award and the NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Book Award. From Seed to Plant was included in the Common Core State Standards Appendix B.
5. My Magical Foods (The Magic of Me Series)
Author: by Becky Cummings
Boundless Movement LLC.
Do you know a picky eater? Do you wish your children or students would eat more vegetables? Raising healthy eaters starts early and you can instill great habits now in the littles you love! My Magical Foods teaches children how fruits and vegetables come naturally from the Earth, which make them some of the best food on the planet.
It also shows super strong animals like the gorilla and giraffe that eat plant based. Finally, it will share ideas that motivate children to pick healthy snacks and meals.
6. A Seed Is Sleepy: (Nature Books for Kids, Environmental Science for Kids)
Author: by Dianna Aston
This gorgeous book from award winning artist Sylvia Long and author Dianna Hutts Aston offers children a beautiful and informative look at the intricate, complex, and often surprising world of seeds. Poetic in voice and elegant in design, the book introduces children to a fascinating array of seed and plant facts, making it perfect reading material at home or in the classroom.
7. Mrs. Peanuckle's Vegetable Alphabet (Mrs. Peanuckle's Alphabet)
Author: by Mrs. Peanuckle
Mrs. Peanuckle’s Vegetable Alphabet introduces babies and toddlers to a colorful variety of vegetables, from asparagus to zucchini. Perfect to read aloud, this vegetable buffet will delight children and parents alike with its yummy vegetable facts and vibrant illustrations. Learning the ABCs has never been so delicious!
Mrs. Peanuckle’s Vegetable Alphabet is the first in a series of board books celebrating the joy of nature at home and in the backyard, from fresh fruits and vegetables to birds, bugs, flowers, and trees.
8. Mrs. Peanuckle's Flower Alphabet (Mrs. Peanuckle's Alphabet)
Author: by Mrs. Peanuckle
From the aster to the zinnia, Mrs. Peanuckle introduces very young children to 26 types of flowers from across the globe. For each one, she offers a single defining characteristic, some of them very surprising. Did you know that there are twice as many orchid species as bird species?It’s true!
Do flowers taste good? Birds, bees, and butterflies sure think so! You’ll even find flowers in certain teas. With bold, colorful pages, strong graphic art, and exciting design, these flowers are certain to be remembered by the children and adults who share this book.
Mrs. Peanuckle’s Flower Alphabet is the third title in a series of board books celebrating the joy of nature at home and in the backyard, from fresh fruits and vegetables to birds, bugs, and trees.
Author: by Gail Gibbons
All about apples, from pollination to picking and eating.
10. Botanicum: Welcome to the Museum
Author: by Kathy Willis
Big Picture Press
Discover more than 160 exhibits in this virtual museum, open all hours. The 2017 offering from Big Picture Press’s Welcome to the Museum series, Botanicum, is a brilliantly curated guide to plant life. With artwork from Katie Scott of Animalium fame, Botanicum gives readers the experience of a fascinating exhibition from the pages of a beautiful book.
From perennials to bulbs to tropical exotica, Botanicum is a wonderful feast of botanical knowledge complete with superb cross sections of how plants work.
11. Mrs. Peanuckle's Fruit Alphabet (Mrs. Peanuckle's Alphabet)
Author: by Mrs. Peanuckle
Mrs. Peanuckle’s Fruit Alphabet introduces babies and toddlers to the colorful foods that will help them grow up to be healthy and strong. Children and parents alike will want to devour the fun facts and charming illustrations of fruits from the familiar banana to the not as familiar yumberry.
Mrs. Peanuckle’s Fruit Alphabet is the second in a series of board books celebrating the joy nature brings to young children at home and in the backyard, from fresh fruits and vegetables to birds, bugs, flowers, and trees.
12. Wonders of Nature (Little Golden Book)
Author: by Jane Werner Watson
Note: This phenomenon of the paper extending beyond the boards is unique to this style of book. Isn’t it a wonder that out in the pond, smooth wiggly tadpoles lose their tails and grow legs, and turn into frogs? And that fuzzy caterpillars weave silken cocoons around themselves and go to sleep, then wake up as pretty moths or butterflies?
It’s a rare nonfiction book that’s also a simple, beautiful poem. In this gorgeous Little Golden Book from 1957, Eloise Wilkin’s stunning and realistic artwork is accompanied by gentle text that brings an awe of nature to the youngest readers.
13. An Apple's Life (Watch It Grow)
Author: by Nancy Dickmann
Before you go apple picking, read this book to find out how apples are created. From seed to seedling, tree to blossom, flower to fruit, the life cycle of an apple is beautiful to see. This title shows the reader how an apple begins life, grows, and reproduces.
14. Save the Bees (Save the Earth)
Author: by Bethany Stahl
Journey with a bee & two inquisitive children to discover the importance of pollinators! From exciting and adventurous to educational and captivating, Save the Bees tells the story of three friends working together to make Clover’s pollination route easier! This engaging children’s book that is perfect for Earth Day teaches about pollination and includes activities after the story is over to interact with the reader directly!
With beautiful and charming illustrations, this is a book adults will love reading over and over again with their kids. Save the Bees heartwarming lesson of environmentalism and conservation that will stay with the reader for a lifetime. Brought to you from the author who received a Certificate of Recognition from Dr. Jane Goodall!Book Extras!
Discover hidden elements in a Search and Find game! Build a Bee Home with a step by step guideFind friends hidden in the book from the “Save the Earth” seriesRead an exclusive page about the real-life adventures of the author and her efforts to Save the EarthHelp Cho and Mateo brainstorm ways to Save the Bees!
15. How a Seed Grows (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1)
Author: by Helene J. Jordan
Read and find out about how a tiny acorn grows into an enormous oak tree in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book. This is a clear and appealing environmental science book for early elementary age kids, both at home and in the classroom.
Plus it includes a find out more activity section with a simple experiment encouraging kids to discover what a seed needs to grow. This is a Level 1 Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores introductory concepts perfect for children in the primary grades.
The 100+ titles in this leading nonfiction series are:hands-on and visualacclaimed and trustedgreat for classroomsTop 10 reasons to love LRFOs:Entertain and educate at the same timeHave appealing, child-centered topicsDevelopmentally appropriate for emerging readersFocused; answering questions instead of using survey approachEmploy engaging picture book quality illustrationsUse simple charts and graphics to improve visual literacy skillsFeature hands-on activities to engage young scientistsMeet national science education standardsWritten/illustrated by award-winning authors/illustrators & vetted by an expert in the fieldOver 130 titles in print, meeting a wide range of kids’ scientific interestsBooks in this series support the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards.
16. La semillita (The Tiny Seed) (The World of Eric Carle) (Spanish Edition)
Author: by Eric Carle
Libros Para Ninos
Follow along as a tiny seed becomes a giant flower in this charming picture book from beloved author and illustrator, Eric Carle! This is the Spanish edition of the iconic picture book. Sigue el trayecto de una semillita que se convierte en una flor gigantesca en este encantador libro ilustrado del popular autor e ilustrador Eric Carle.
Esta es la edicin en espaol del emblemtico libro. Eric Carle’s classic story of the life cycle of a flower is told through the adventures of a tiny seed. Everyone will cheer for the seed’s progress as it floats across the sky, nestles in the ground, and finally grows into the giant flower it was always meant to be.
With dazzling collage illustrations and lively text, Carle has created a triumphant and fascinating tale for young readers, now available in Spanish! El cuento clsico de Eric Carle sobre el ciclo de vida de una flor es contado mediante las aventuras de una semillita.
Todos van a celebrar el progreso de la semillita que flota a travs del ocano, se acurruca en la tierra y por ltimo se convierte en la gigantesca flor que estaba destinada a ser. Con brillantes collages y un texto animado, Carle ha creado un inspirador y fascinante cuento para los lectores jvenes, ahora disponible en espaol!