What is a manatee? A manatee is a sea creature. It looks like a large, walrus with a fat face. Even though it is huge, this animal is known for being one of the gentlest creatures in the sea. This book will introduce you to manatees and tell you many interesting facts about them, including: What do manatees eat? How many babies does a manatee mother have? Where do manatees live? Do manatees bite people? How do boats hurt manatees? Find out what a manatee looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. This Educational Version includes activities designed to reinforce Common Core Curriculum Standards. LearningIsland.com believes in the value of children practicing reading for 15 minutes every day. Our 15-Minute Books give children lots of fun, exciting choices to read, from classic stories, to mysteries, to books of knowledge. Many books are appropriate for hi-lo readers. Open the world of reading to a child by having them read for 15 minutes a day.How Are Manatee Babies Born? Manatee and dugong mothers only have one baby every three to five years. When a baby is born it is pink, not gray. The baby is about four feet (1.2 meters) long! It can weigh up to 100 pounds (45 kg). As soonanbsp;...
|Title||:||Manatees: Mermaids of the Sea|
|Author||:||Caitlind L. Alexander|
|Publisher||:||Learning Island -|