Resources for Primary Language Lessons

General Resources:
Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Comstock
Handbook of Nature Study, free download.

Usborne Children’s Encyclopedia
Usborne Science Encyclopedia
Evan-Moor Giant Science Resource Book: Grades 1-6
Berenstain Bears’ Science and Nature Super Treasury
One Small Square: Woods by Donald Silver
Fun with Nature: Take Along Guide by Mel Boring

Pet Care
There are several pet care books for kids out there. You can probably find one of these at your library.

The Moon Seems to Change (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) by Franklyn M. Branley

Why Do Leaves Change Color? (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 2) by Betsy Maestro

Animals in Winter
Animals in Winter (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1) by Henrietta Bancroft
Hibernation (Patterns in Nature series) by Margaret Hall
How and Why Animals Prepare for Winter by Elaine Pascoe
Big Tracks, Little Tracks: Following Animal Prints (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 1) by Millicent C. Selsam

Clouds and Seasons
Clouds (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1) by Anne Rockwell
Sunshine Makes the Seasons (reillustrated) (Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2) by Franklyn M. Branley