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Just the right size : why big animals are big and little animals are little

Author: Nicola Davies; Neal Layton
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Primary school : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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This book uses cartoon-style art and geometry to explain the relationship between an animal's size and its abilities.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicola Davies; Neal Layton
ISBN: 9780763639242 0763639249 9780763653002 0763653004
OCLC Number: 259265720
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 1140
Description: 61 p. : col. ill. ; 16 x 25 cm.
Responsibility: Nicola Davies ; illustrated by Neal Layton.

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This book uses cartoon-style art and geometry to explain the relationship between an animal's size and its abilities.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-03) Very Good Permalink

This book could be used with a wide range of students.  The book explains why some animals are small, why some animals are big and why each animal is just the right size for itself.  It has great connections to mathematics in terms of length, surface area and volume and how the three different...
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