Book Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Neighborhood Puddle
    FictionWaters, J.F. 1971. Frederick Warne & Company, Inc. Category(ies): Nature Exploration, Pond/Lake – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Water on Your Street
    Non-FictionSeymour, S. 1974. Holiday House. Category(ies): Water Quailty – Keywords: water
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Water: What It Is, What It Does
    Non-FictionSeixas, J.S. 1987. Greenwillow Books. Category(ies): Water Quailty – Keywords: water
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • At the Edge of the Pond
    Non-FictionDewey, J.O. 1987. Little, Brown, and Company. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Pond Life
    Non-FictionCrosby, A.L. 1964. Garrard Publishing. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians – Keywords: field guide
    Age Group: Parents & educators, Pre K-2nd grade

  • Rivers
    Non-FictionCarlisle, N. and Carlisle M. 1982. Children’s Press. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, River/Riparian – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Puddles and Ponds: Living Things in Watery Places
    Non-FictionBusch, P.S. 1974.  World Publishing Company. Category(ies): Fish, Pond/Lake – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Grandad Tree
    FictionCooke, T. 2000. Candlewick Press. Category(ies): Forest/Trees, Natural Cycles – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Brother Eagle, Sister Sky
    FictionJeffers, S. 1991. Dial Books. Category(ies): Native Culture – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Strange Beginnings
    Non-FictionNeedham, K., and Lucas, L. 2002. Tradewinds Books. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Natural Cycles, Nature Exploration – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Lake and Pond Food Webs
    Non-FictionFleisher, P. 2013. Lerner Publishing Group. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Cycles, Pond/Lake – Keywords: food chains
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • When Hunger Calls
    FictionKitchen, B. 1994. Candlewick Press. Category(ies): Natural Cycles – Keywords: food chains
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Old Turtle
    Non-FictionWood, D. 1992. Pfeifer-Hamiliton. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Pond/Lake, River/Riparian, Urban Environment, Water Quailty, Wetlands – Keywords: Watersheds
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Were You A Wild Duck Where Would You Go?
    Non-FictionMendoza, G. 1990. Stewart Tabori & Chang Category(ies): Birds, Pond/Lake, River/Riparian, Wetlands – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • River of Life
    Non-FictionMiller, D. 2000. Clarion Books. Category(ies): River/Riparian – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Nature Hide and Seek: Rivers & Lakes
    Non-FictionWood, J.N. and Dean, K. 2009. Mathew Price, Ltd. Category(ies): Pond/Lake, River/Riparian – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Strange Beginnings
    Non-FictionNeedham, K., and Lucas, L. 2002. Tradewinds Books. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators, Pre K-2nd grade

  • Lake and Pond Food Webs
    Non-FictionFleisher, P. 2013. Lerner Publishing Group. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Cycles, Pond/Lake – Keywords: food chains
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • When Hunger Calls
    FictionKitchen, B. 1994. Candlewick Press. Category(ies): Natural Cycles – Keywords: food chains
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What is a Watershed?
    Non-FictionPex, D.R. 1994. America Clean Water Foundation. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Pond/Lake, River/Riparian, Urban Environment, Water Quailty, Wetlands – Keywords: watershed
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Old Turtle
    FictionWood, D. 1992. Pfeifer-Hamiliton. Category(ies): Reptiles and Amphibians – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Were You A Wild Duck Where Would You Go?
    Non-FictionMendoza, G. 1990. Stewart Tabori & Chang Category(ies): Birds, Pond/Lake, River/Riparian, Wetlands – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • River of Life
    Non-FictionMiller, D. 2000. Clarion Books. Category(ies): River/Riparian – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Nature Hide and Seek: Rivers & Lakes
    Non-FictionWood, J.N. and Dean, K. 2009. Mathew Price, Ltd. Category(ies): Pond/Lake, River/Riparian – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Creatures of the Night
    Fiction

    Brooks, S. 2005. Purple Sky Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Today is Monday
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1997. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Eric Carle’s Animals, Animals
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1999. Putnam Juvenile.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Great Race: The Story of the Chinese Zodiac
    Fiction

    Casey, D. and A. Wilson. 2006. Barefoot Books.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: Chinese Zodiac
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • DK Readers: Wild Baby Animals (Level 1: Beginning to Read)
    Non-Fiction

    Wallace, K. 2000. DK Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: wild baby animals
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Best Book of Night Time Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Weber, B. 2006. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What’s Awake 1 2 3
    Non-Fiction

    Whitehouse, P. 2002. Heinemann.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What’s Awake ABC
    Non-Fiction

    Whitehouse, P. 2002. Heinemann.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing
    Fiction

    Barrett, J. and R. Barrett. 1988. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Annie and the Wild Animals
    Fiction

    Brett, J. 1989. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals in Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Tildes, P. L. 2000. San Val.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • When It Is Night and when It Is Day
    Non-Fiction

    Tyers, J. 1996. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Love Animals: Wild, Scary, Cute or Cuddly, We Love Them All
    Non-Fiction

    Priddy, R. and J. Rigg. 2004. St. Martin’s Press.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What is an Amphibian?
    Non-Fiction

    Schaefer, L.M. 2001. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: amphibians
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Ubiquitous: Celebrating Nature’s Survivors
    Non-Fiction

    Sidman, J., and B. Prange. 2010. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: animal survivors
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Fact, Animal Fable
    Non-Fiction

    Simon, S. 1987. Random House Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • North Country Night
    Non-Fiction

    Souci, D.S. 1990. Doubleday Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Biggest, Strongest, Fastest
    Non-Fiction

    Jenkins, S. 1997. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • How do animals hide?
    Non-Fiction

    Kalman, B. 2010. Crabtree Publishing Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Can I Keep Him?
    Non-Fiction

    Kellog, S. and S. Seidel. 1992. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Picture Book of Night-Time Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Mabie, G. 1997. Troll Communications L.L.C.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Night Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Meredith, S. 2003. Usborne Publishing Limited.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Mettler, R. 2001. Moonlight Publishing Co.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What Color is Camouflage?
    Non-Fiction

    Otto, C. and M. Lloyd. 1996. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • It’s a Perfect Night
    Non-Fiction

    Pizer, A. 2003. Macmillan UK.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • If Not for the Cat
    Non-Fiction

    Prelutsky, J. 2004. Greenwillow.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Read Signs
    Non-Fiction

    Hoban, T. 1987. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: symbols & signs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Big and Little
    Non-Fiction

    Jenkins, S. 1996. Haughton Mifflin.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Clever Camouflagers
    Non-Fiction

    Fredericks, A. D., and K. Povelite. 2000. T&N Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • 3-D Close Up: Animal Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Gilpin, D. 2010. Advantage Publishers Group.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Claws, Coats, and Camouflage: The Ways Animals Fit Into Their Worlds
    Non-Fiction

    Goodman, S. E. and M. Doolittle. 2001. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: adaptations
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Chickens Aren’t the Only Ones (World of Nature Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Heller, R. 1999. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: egg laying animals
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Hide and Seek: Nature’s Best Vanishing Acts
    Non-Fiction

    Helman, A., and G. Jecan. 2008. Walker & Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • All Kinds of Animals (It’s Science)
    Non-Fiction

    Hewitt, S. 1999. Children’s Press (CT).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Pink Snow and Other Weird Weather
    Non-Fiction

    Dussling, J., and H. Petach. 1998. Penguin Books, Limited.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords: weird weather
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • National Geographic Kids: Everything Weather – Facts, Photos, and Fun that Will Blow You Away
    Non-Fiction

    Furgang, K. 2012. National Geographic Society.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Wild Weather
    Non-Fiction

    Ganeri, A. 2012. Heinemann-Raintree.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords: wild weather
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Rain Song
    Fiction

    Evans, L., and C. Jabar. 1997. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords: rain
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Sunset Switch
    Non-Fiction

    Kudlinski, K. 2005. T&N Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Daytime and Nighttime Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Behm, B.J. 1999. Gareth Stevens Audio.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals by Day & Night
    Non-Fiction

    Bertolucci, C., A. Bartolozzi, and F. Milo. 2003. School Specialty Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Why Do Tigers Have Stripes? A Book about Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Dell, P. J. 2006. Capstone Press.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Planet: The Most Extreme Predators
    Non-Fiction

    Discovery Channel. 2007. Wiley, John & Sons.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: predators
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Where Are the Night Animals?
    Non-Fiction

    Fraser, M.A. 1999. HarperCollins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Wild in the City
    Fiction

    Thornhill, J. 1996. Sierra Club Books for Children.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Keeping Water Clean
    Non-Fiction

    Frost, H. 1999. Capstone Press.

    Category(ies): Water Quailty – Keywords: water quality
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Let’s Explore Science: Weather
    Non-Fiction

    Koehler, S. 2009. Rourke Publishing, LLC.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Wind
    Non-Fiction

    Bauer, M. D., and J. Wallace. 2003. Simon Spotlight.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords: wind
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Inside Weather.
    Non-Fiction

    Carson, M.K. 2011. Sterling Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Weather (DK Eyewitness Book Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Cosgrove, B. 2004. DK Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • My First Pocket Guide: Weather
    Non-Fiction

    Cremins, R., and T.B. Griswold. 2001. National Geographic Society.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Feel the Wind
    Non-Fiction

    Dorros, A. 1990. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Weather – Keywords: wind
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Living Town
    Non-Fiction

    Hester, N. 2004. Watts Pub Group.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: city wildlife
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Urban Wildlife: An Introduction to Familiar Species (North American Nature Guides)
    Non-Fiction

    Kavanagh, J. and R. Leung. 2001. Waterford Press.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: urban wildlife
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals in Cities and Parks
    Non-Fiction

    Raintree Steck-Vaughn. 1987. Steck-Vaughn.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • One Very Small Square: Nighttime in My Backyard
    Non-Fiction

    Silver, D.M. 1994. W. H. Freeman Company.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Baby Einstein: Neighborhood Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Singer, M., J. Aigner-Clark, and N. Zaidi. 2001. Hyperion Books for Children.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: urban wildlife
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Empty Lot
    Fiction

    Fife, D. 1996. Sagebrush Education Resources.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: 0, Earth Day
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • In My Backyard
    Fiction

    Giogas, V. 2007. Sylvan Dell Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The City Kid’s Field Guide
    Non-Fiction

    Herberman, E. 1989. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: city field guide
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Cleaning Up Litter (Help the Environment)
    Non-Fiction

    Guillain, C. 2008. Heinemann/Raintree.

    Category(ies): Stewardship – Keywords: litter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Eco-Groups: Joining Together to Protect the Environment
    Non-Fiction

    Hamilton, J. 1993. ABDO Publishing Company.

    Category(ies): Stewardship – Keywords: action
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Environment
    Non-Fiction

    Harlow, R. 2001. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Stewardship – Keywords: the environment
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Because Brian Hugged His Mother
    Fiction

    Rice, D.L. and K.D. Thompson. 1999. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Stewardship – Keywords: kindness
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Each Living Thing
    Fiction

    Ryder, J. 2000. Harcourt Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Stewardship, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Little Toad And The Big Flood
    Non-Fiction

    Bourgeois, P. 2004. Garbage Collectors. San Val.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment – Keywords: garbage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • All the Way to the Ocean
    Fiction

    Harper, J. 2006. Freedom Three Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Water Quailty – Keywords: garbage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Little Toad And The Big Flood
    Non-Fiction

    Johnson, J., and B. Johnson. 2011. Two Peas Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Weather – Keywords: floods
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bugs for Dinner?: The Eating Habits of Neighborhood Creatures
    Non-Fiction

    Epstein, S. 1989. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: neighborhood animals
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Voices from the Wild: An Animal Sensagoria
    Fiction

    Bouchard, D. and R. Parker. 1996. Chronicle Books LLC.

    Category(ies): Senses, Wildlife – Keywords: animal sounds
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Amazing Dirt Book
    Non-Fiction

    Bourgeois, P. 1990. Kids Can Press, Limited.

    Category(ies): Soil – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Under the Ground
    Non-Fiction

    De Bourgoing, P. and G. Jeunesse. 1995. Scholastic, Inc.

    Category(ies): Soil – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Soil
    Non-Fiction

    Richardson, A.D. 2001. Capstone Press.

    Category(ies): Soil – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Magic School Bus Meets the Rot Squad: A Book About Decomposition
    Fiction

    Cole, J. 1995. Scholastic Inc.

    Category(ies): Soil – Keywords: composting
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Compost Stew: An A to Z Recipe for the Earth
    Non-Fiction

    Siddals, M.M., and A. Wolf. 2010. Random House Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Soil, Stewardship – Keywords: compost
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Caring for Nature (Help the Environment)
    Non-Fiction

    Guillain, C. 2008. Heinemann Library.

    Category(ies): Stewardship – Keywords: caring for nature
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade