I am in love with Nat Geo’s lines of books for the kiddos as they are fun and educational plus they are loaded with educational fun facts and more plus they have the most beautiful of pictures! This month we are celebrating all things DinoMAYnia as May 17th is International Dinosaur Day! In honor of DinoMAYnoia National Geographic Kids has compiled a terrific line up of books for dino-maniacs of all ages… kids and adults alike, and I cannot wait to share them all with you. Each and everyone of these books is educational and I am learning things myself non-the-less my kids! Let’s take a look at 6 Nat Geo Kids books that will be the perfect addition to your kids library and that everyone will enjoy reading!
Check out this fun DinoMAYnia You Tube Video fro Nat Geo!
Now Let’s Check Out The Fabulous Books From National Geographic Kids….
This book is perfect for the little ones and the prehistoric world comes alive with dinosaurs small, big, giant, and gigantic in this colorful book for the very youngest dinosaur lovers!
Nat Geo’s Kids Little Kids First Board Book: Dinosaurs is fabulous and it’s bursting with stunning illustrations all built into this sturdy book for the youngest of upcoming readers. This book features a different dinosaur, along with supersimple facts and lively, age-appropriate language to keep babies and toddlers–and their grown-ups–fascinated by every colorful page.
Designed to be the stepping-stone to the best-selling National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series, the Little Kids First Board Book series takes similar subjects and distills them down to the simplest nonfiction concepts for the youngest audience. Not only will readers learn about a variety of dinosaurs–and how to say their names–they can also find recurring shapes and patterns in the art, while adults can keep their eyes open for occasional funny commentary from the animals. Sidebar text offers additional learning for older siblings or those ready for more complex information. With their square shape, bright and playful design, awesome photography, clear text, and cues to encourage interactive learning, the Little Kids First Board Books mirror the beloved First Big Books while taking a fresh new approach to excite a baby’s sense of wonder and make learning about nature and science fun.
Scarlet and I are loving this book. It is the third title in National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series and is perfect for 4 to 9 year olds… and me! LOL. In this fabulous book the prehistoric world comes alive with dinosaurs small, big, giant, and gigantic, with stunning illustrations by Franco Tempesta―who illustrated National Geographic Kids The Ultimate Dinopedia. Bursting with fun facts and age appropriate information, each spread features a different dinosaur, along with simple text in big type that is perfect for little kids. Young dino fans will love the interactivity included in every chapter of Little Kids First BIG BOOK of Dinosaurs, and parents will appreciate tips to help carry readers’ experience beyond the page.
Those sharp, pointy teeth! Those terrifying claws! Those long necks and pointy spines! Let’s face it … dinosaurs are SO COOL! And, well, so is this book!
Dinos ruled Earth millions of years ago, and they came in all shapes and sizes. Some even had feathers! From the mighty T. rex to teeny-tiny microraptors, this book is jam-packed with dino-mite info about your favorite dinosaurs. Blending awesome dinosaur art with silly quips, it is sure to delight young readers and prehistoric creature enthusiasts alike.
Inside this book, you’ll find:
*Brief, humorous text well-suited for young readers
*Informational fact boxes about when dinosaurs lived on Earth, stats about supercool dinos like Tyrannosaurus rex, dinosaur feathers, and more
*Incredible and factually-accurate dinosaur illustrations with imagined inner dialogue that will have the whole family laughing
Little kids who are delighted by dinos will love this playful and engaging book. Nat Geo’s So Cool! Dinos is the perfect little reader to get kids’ brains buzzing and keep them laughing while learning!
RAWR! It’s a Tyrannosaurus rex! Learn all about one of the biggest, baddest dinosaurs ever to stalk the planet in this fabulous book! Imagine…. Giant teeth! Crushing bite! Slicing claws! And … feathers? Scientists have unearthed new knowledge about the king of the dinosaurs, and now you can, too. Travel back in time to the Mesozoic forests to meet the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex. Learn how their bodies were perfectly adapted for hunting, how T. rex parents guarded their nests, and just how much meat they could guzzle down in a single bite. Then explore some of the fascinating fossils―including Sue and Scotty―that have helped scientists make important discoveries (for example, T. rex may not have roared at all!).
We LOVE the expert-vetted text, brilliant images, and the fun approach to reading and learning that Nat Geo Kids has proved to be a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators. This level 1 text provides accessible information for kids just beginning to read on their own, perfect to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow! Grab a copy of National Geographic Readers: T Rex(level 1) today!
You and your kiddos will love National Geographic Kids Ultimate Dinopedia! Dinosaurs continue to fascinate kids, and although these amazing creatures roamed the Earth ages ago, new dinosaur discoveries are still being made today! The new edition of the popular Nat Geo Kids Dinopedia includes all the latest species and is the most complete, up-to-date dinosaur reference available. Find favorites, like the fierce T-rex and the gentle Brontosaurus, plus audacious new finds, like the Anzu, Kosmoceratops, and Yi. Every dino profile is colorfully illustrated and features descriptions of when they roamed the Earth, how they lived, what they ate, and more. There are more than 600 dinos featured in all, including 10 profiles of recently discovered dinosaurs and new entries in the Dino Dictionary. Reports from paleontologists present the latest news and insights from the field.
Weird But True! is going prehistoric! This new addition (Nat Geo Kids Weird But True! Dinosaurs) is a wildly popular, mind-blowing, fact-packed series is taking on the jaws and claws that ruled the Mesozoic world.
Get ready to devour wacky wonders, facts, stats, and trivia about all things dinosaur. Did you know that the T. rex had vision 13 times better than the average human’s? Or that people collect fossilized dino poop? And get this: There’s a dinosaur named after Hogwarts–Harry Potter’s wizarding school! Get ready to meet dinosaurs with horns and feathers, razor-sharp claws and gigantic teeth. You’ll encounter the places they lived, the bizarre art they inspired, and the amazing paleontologists who discovered them.
So what do you think of these fabulous Dino Books from Nat Geo?! They are fabulous right!? Well the fun does not stop there… make sure to check out National Geographic Kids DinoMAYnia Website that is packed full of games, video shorts, facts, and even a dinosaur personality quiz!
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