Jellies

Jellies By Twig C. George, Jellies Exceptionally handsome photographs light up the pages of this well designed introduction to jellyfish A few sentences or fragments closely tied to the illustrations appear on each spread The words u
  • Title: Jellies
  • Author: Twig C. George
  • ISBN: 9780761314851
  • Page: 429
  • Format: Paperback
  • Jellies By Twig C. George, Exceptionally handsome photographs light up the pages of this well designed introduction to jellyfish A few sentences or fragments, closely tied to the illustrations, appear on each spread The words underscore the variety of jellyfish in the sea and point out their comparative simplicity, their special features, and their unforgettable beauty The sometimes impressionis Exceptionally handsome photographs light up the pages of this well designed introduction to jellyfish A few sentences or fragments, closely tied to the illustrations, appear on each spread The words underscore the variety of jellyfish in the sea and point out their comparative simplicity, their special features, and their unforgettable beauty The sometimes impressionistic, informative text begins by helping readers to imagine life as a jellyfish If you were a jellyfish you would have two choices to go up or to go down That s it Two An intriguing introduction to the subject Booklist
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    About "Twig C. George"

    1. Twig C. George

      Twig grew up in a family of naturalists Her mother, Jean Craighead George, has written over one hundred children s books and pioneered the genre of scientific literature for children Twig s father, grandfather and uncles were all biologists dedicated to the study of wildlife and ecology In the midst of this creative, scientific family Twig and her two brothers, Craig and Luke, helped raise over 173 wild animals in their relatively normal suburban house Twig received her Bachelor s degree from Bennington College and a Master s in Child Development from Bank Street College of Education She has taught young children, developed curriculum and worked as Director of Education for the Center for Marine Conservation in Washington, DC Mother of two daughters, Katie and Rebecca, she now lives in Cockeysville, Maryland with her family and a small but select group of pets Fortunately, her husband, David Pittenger, is Director of the National Aquarium in Balti The Aquarium is home to over 5,000 animals so Twig and her girls enjoy the company of many species than they could fit in their own house.

    745 thoughts on “Jellies”

    1. Was really looking forward to this considering how neat they look, there are very few books about jellyfish for children The pictures are very nice and much appreciated by DS 2, age 18 months Jellfish Jellfish But the text isn t that great, and harps on the incapabilities of jellyfish They don t have a brain, they have no fear of predators, they don t hunt, they only can move up and down This isn t entirely correct Jellyfish lack a conventional brain, but they have neural nets, which are quite s [...]


    2. A fun read for kids, with some silly thoughts mixed in with facts Photos are pretty, but, starting to look a smidge dated Brief enough to read to those with short attention spans and a fun nonfiction book for younger kids.


    3. Definitely intended for young kids This books has some good photos of jellyfish, all labeled with the common name though one is literally labelled an unnamed jellyfish , and each page has 2 4 sentences of information, with the whole thing starting in the style of If you were a jellyfish and then kind of giving up on that about 1 3rd of the way through in favor of just kind of stating things.It s pretty simplified observations, which I think everyone expects from books aimed at children There are [...]



    4. Excellent storytime non fiction book with some great facts but not too lengthy that heavy cuts are necessary It is paired with great pictures too.


    5. This is a charming book about jellyfish Lovely photography, interesting words A super high quality non fiction book for young or old.



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