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Annette LeBlanc Cate
review Þ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ree Ô Annette LeBlanc CateT a date next to each bird when we saw it I haven t been able to ind that guide book since we moved down rom the mountains six years ago A great introduction to bird watching or kids This book is jam packed with information about observing the birds in your geographical area The writing style is conversational which really works or a book like this because it recognizes that bird watching doesn t sound nearly as cool as it turns out to be The author uses knowledge and enthusiasm to prove that bird watching is a worthwhile hobby and uses each two page spread to build on the information included on the previous pages That means that readers can begin bird watching after having just read a ew pages and can consult this book as a guide when putting the skills they learn rom it into practice A wide range of topics they learn Naples! from it into practice A wide range of topics covered color shape behavioreathers noises ield guides habitat etc Ink and watercolor illustrations are detailed and encourage readers to draw the birds they observeOverall a great
nature read with a bibliography My new avorite children s book is Lookread with a bibliography My new Itsuka favorite children s book is Look This delightful informative inspiring introduction to bird watchingor kids 8 and up with plenty to offer Mom, They're Teasing Me: Helping Your Child Solve Social Problems for novice adults offers the basics of bird watchingrom characteristics and behavior shapes patterns songs habitat and even a nice introduction to classification I loved its conversational cartoon approach uirky humor A wonderful book. Feature banter between birds characters and the reader Here I am the noble spruce grouse In a spruce grove Eatin’ some spruce Yep Interactive and enjoyable tips bring an age old hobby to new life or the next generation of bird watchers. Live Bait formats It really is a comprehensive guide to amateur birding The wheel diagramor shades of brown the rainbow diagram or spectrum of colors of #birds the bubble diagram or taxonomy it was a brilliant array #the bubble diagram Fancy Strut for taxonomy it was a brilliant array appropriate variety in graphic organizers Several different kinds of comic strips are used throughout and a large two pageashion runway was an ingenious way to show off the differences in sparrows Cate attacks the boringness of the content head on and challenges readers to just start looking and drawing It was a tough book to read in one sitting and I imagine it being best read over some time a week or two to look closely at over some time a week or two to look closely at Northern California: A History and Guide - From Napa to Eureka few pages Cate promotes aield guide over her book or actually getting out observing and differentiating birds It reminded me of our days in Gunnison when we kept A Field Guide to Western Birds next to the kitchen window that looked out onto our lilacs We saw dozens of different kinds
of birds there every spring and summer and we d pu. Outdoors with a sketchbook and really look aroundbirds there every spring and summer and we d pu. Outdoors with a sketchbook and really look around ull color illustrations portray dozens of birds chatting about their distinctive characteristics including color shape plumage and beak and oot types while tongue in cheek cartoons. A thorough guide to birding Graduates in Wonderland: The International Misadventures of Two (Almost) Adults for children It s chockull of information and has great pictures with bubble comments Creative nonfiction A book on how chock ull of information and has great pictures with bubble comments Creative nonfiction A book on how bird watch After reading this book I will never look at a bird the same again Annette LeBlanc Cate HELPS US BE OBSERVANT IN THE WAY WE LOOK us be observant in the way we look birds their color shape habitat eatures sounds etcThe illustrations add some comic relief to the topic with birds talking to each other birds cracking jokes and birds conversing with the narrator in speech bubbles The I Love My Dad fashion show performed by the birds was particularlyunnyI did All about Us find the entire book a bit overwhelming and the illustrated birds distracting Ielt there were too many things going on on each page It may have been overkill The book is divided into chapters but it still seemed a bit choppy in content Nevertheless I admired LeBlanc Cate s effort at bringing life and humor to the topic of bird watching to inspire readers to appreciate life around them Cate s birding book breaks one of the cardinal rules sorry I couldn t resist of informational books Anthropomorphism But in this case she is right and the rule is wrong That s the thing with trying to come up with tight criteria or selecting informational books When we ocus too tightly on one kind of presentation we get myopic This book is not intended to be a scientist s science presentation It s about being an everyday person getting into birding and the talking bird. You don’t have to own binoculars and know a bunch of ancy Latin names to watch birds No matter where you live they’re in your neighborhood just look upThis conversational humorous introduction to bird watching encourages kids to get. .
Annette LeBlanc Cate