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I Am Josephine : And I Am a Living Thing (Hardcover) (Jan Thornhill)

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Meet Josephine: a spirited and curious girl, a big sister, and a human being. She’s also a mammal, an animal, and a living thingall identities she explores with readers in this simple informational picture book.Josephine presents her family (and herself) as examples of human beings, and then familiar creatures like her dog and her mom (and herself) as mammals. Next, she adds whales, lobsters, hummingbirds, and elephants (and herself) as examples of animals. Finally, she shares examples of living things, including moose, foxes, butterflies, flowers, and bugs and, of course, herself!Inspired by science and nature writer Jan Thornhill’s many classroom visits, this book is intended to help children recognize themselves as part of the natural world, with an emphasis on how all living things share similarities.Playful, kid-friendly illustrations in vibrant colors paired with minimal text make this an easy introduction to the classification of living things. Endmatter goes into further detail about the unique characteristics of humans, mammals, animals, and living things.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Mammals, Animals
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Pgw
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Jan Thornhill
Language: English
Street Date: October 11, 2016
TCIN: 51655443
UPC: 9781771471565
Item Number (DPCI): 248-27-6212
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