Grab a pair of binoculars, a magnifying glass and your sense of adventure for a guided nature walk through a typical North American forest. It is a complex and beautiful world that few people see close up, but through the lens of a master nature photographer, you will enjoy intimate views of the forest's plants, animals and other living things. The award-winning author/photographer team of David Schwartz and Dwight Kuhn help you see, with stunning clarity, the intricate and fascinating workings of a forest’s hidden world.
This vocabulary-rich non-fiction eBook is highly consistent with the Common Core State Standards.
Readers can interact with photos and text in a variety of engaging ways:
— tap the speaker icon and hear the sound made by the animal shown
— tap the pronunciation key to hear difficult words spoken
— additional photos in dramatic slide shows
— more information and an additional photo about subjects with “i” icon
— bookmark and thumbnail capabilities
— live glossary (tap any word for definition) and search function
— photo quiz with link to page that answers the question
— index organized by animal/plant classification and live-linked to appropriate page
— zoom in to see animals in incredible detail
A page of recommended further reading is included, along with author and photographer bios.