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Bees, Snails & Peacock Tails: patterns and shapes…naturally
by Betsy Franco

Birdology
by Monica Russo

Birds
by Kevin Henkes

Bug Detective
by Maggie Li

Butterfly Counting
by Jerry Pallotta

Counting Crows
by Kathi Appelt

Diary of A Worm
by Doreen Cronin

Don’t Poke a Worm Till It Wriggles
by Celia Warren

Dragonflies: Magnificent Creatures of Water, Air and Land
by Pieter van Dokkum

Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table
by Jacqueline Briggs Martin

Feathers: Not Just for Flying
by Melissa Stewart

Flip, Float, Fly: seeds on the move
by JoAnn Early Macken

Fun with Nature
by Mel Boring

Have You Heard the Nesting Bird?
by Rita Gray

Hey There, Stink Bug!
by Leslie Bulion

Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk
by Liesl Shurtliff

The Kids Guide to Exploring Nature
by Brooklyn Botanic Garden Educators

Little Bird Takes a Bath
by Marisabina Russo

Old Elm Speaks: tree poems
by Kristine O’Connel George

Sidewalk Flowers
by JonArno Lawson

Super Fly: The World’s Smallest Superhero!
By Todd H. Doodler

The Tree Book for Kids and Their Grown-ups
by Gina Ingogila

The Tree That Time Built: a celebration of nature, science and imagination
Edited by Mary Ann Hoberman and Linda Winston

Waiting for Wings
by Lois Ehlert

We Dig Worms!
by Kevin McCloskey

Welcome to the Neighborwood
by Shawn Sheehy

Who Will Plant A Tree?
by Jerry Pallotta

Wild Adventures
by Mick Manning and Brita Granström

Wiggling Worms at Work
by Wendy Pfeffer

Do One of These Activities

    1. Backyard Ecology and Observation Sheet
    2. Bird Identification
    3. Flower Magnifications
    4. Garden in a Glove

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