EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? This amazing feat is achieved through multiple mechanisms, which the octopus uses simultaneously to render itself invisible against rocks, plants, pebbles, sand, and even surfaces with several different textures at once, such as coral or rocks covered in algae. (L3): 100 Fun Facts About Octopuses, Squid, and More, Inky the Octopus: The Official Story of One Brave Octopus' Daring Escape (Includes Marine Biology Facts for Fun Early Learning! An Octopus Is Amazing. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! Lauber's chatty, fact-filled text makes the book a good read-aloud, and Keller's amusing and colorful drawings enhance it—a perfect match of text and illustration." After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Some repetitive content. The book taught me a lot about octopus and how they live. I really like the read and find out series. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6. The book taught me a lot about octopus and how they live. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. No_Favorite. An octopus is so amazing because it has eight legs. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. :), Reviewed in the United States on September 15, 2019. Purchased for grandson. 3 interactive class activities to energize your online classroom Ms. Keller lives in West Redding, Connecticut. Cute book with some great facts about octopuses. Under the ocean on a common octopus! An octopus is clearly amazing. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. We’d love your help. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children. May 30, 2018 - "[Here is] a charming introduction to the truly amazing octopus [from its intelligence to its ability to change colors to the camouflaging black ink it squirts to escape predators]. Lauber's chatty, fact-filled text makes the book a good read-aloud, and Keller's amusing and colorful drawings enhance it—a perfect match of text and illustration." I meant to read this one to my nephew, but it got mixed into my pile of books to return, so he didn't hear it! This book gives off a very good vibe and it is very informative. Gut beschrieben und illustriert, spannend und interessant fuer englischsprachige Kinder ab 5 oder 6 Jahren bestens geeigent. Please try again. An octopus is amazing. The average life span of an octopus in the wild is between 1 and 2 years. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. I read it over 20 times due to the simple fact it was so awesome. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. And if an octopus … An octopus is amazing, by Patricia Lauber ; illustrated by Holly Keller. I highly recommend this book to any person who likes sea life and wants to learn more about it. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children. Amazing! Reviewed in the United States on November 6, 2018. The illustrations show cartoon octopuses showing off what the text explains. They can regrow arms, swim backwards, and even squirt ink! Something went wrong. The reason for the one start review is that scholastic bought this series and reduced the size of the book. National Geographic Readers: Ink! She is also the author and illustrator of many picture books, including Island Baby and Horace. Edition Notes Series Let's-read-and-find-out science book Genre Juvenile literature. One of its worst enemys is the morey eel. The animal world is abundant with amazing creatures that have the ability to camouflage, whether as a way to hide from predators and prey, or to warn them. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Coconut Octopus. Home. Read a Sample Enlarge Book Cover. An octopus is amazing Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. An Octopus Is Amazing (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 2), Paperback – Illustrated, January 18, 1996. This book was so amazing. He was darting around the house "inking" people for a couple weeks after we started reading this. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Known as the world’s smallest octopus, you can find this tiny octopus in the Indo-Pacific Ocean. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Read and find out about the many other ways an octopus is amazing. An octopus is an animal that lives in the sea. As dedicated readers already know, some of the best and most innovative stories on the shelves come from the constantly evolving realm of... To see what your friends thought of this book.