K Arctic Background Building Book Choices
The Arctic might be a bit too chilly for humans to live there, but it is the perfect home for polar bears. But the earth is getting warmer and the ice is melting. Where will the polar bears live? How can we help protect their home?
This is a Stage 2 Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades. Let’s-Read-And-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.
Supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards
An exploration of the Inuit, discussing their history, dress, survival skills, society, and more.
Provides children with an introduction to the Artic region. This book enables readers to learn about: the characteristics of both land and water habitats in the Arctic; the plants and animals that live in the Arctic; and how animals find food and shelter in the Arctic.
This beloved story of a child testing the limits of her independence, and a mother who reassuringly proves that a parents love is unconditional and everlasting is a perfect first book for toddlers.
The Inuit built warm homes out of snow blocks. Look inside an igloo to learn more about Inuit life.