Amazing Animal Adaptations

There are 4 titles in this set.

How do animals adapt to their habitats? Do they have special body parts or unique body coverings? Does their behavior change? Cool photos and easy-to-understand text tied to core science standards reveal the answers.

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By Lisa J. Amstutz

Capstone Press, 2012

Grades preK-2

​ISBN numbers:

978-1-4296-6028-0 (Rain Forest)

978-1-4296-6031-0 (Polar Animals)



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"This series describes how animals adapt by using body coverings, body parts, and behavior; each title covers a different geographic region. The full color photographs help students understand the text and concepts discussed as well as hold their attention. Younger students can also learn about the components of nonfiction books. The summary chart at the end of the book offers a good review of each animal’s adaptations. Recommended." - Library Media Connection


Animals Get Ready for Winter

Polar Adaptations - Blubber

© 2019 by Lisa Amstutz

Header image by Maria Luisa Di Gravio © by Albert Whitman & Company

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