Animal Camouflage

“Animal Camouflage: Search and Find”

Intro: Welcome to an animal adventure that will take you all around the world.

Inside the nature scenes of paper-cutting artist Sarah Dennis, readers will find animal characters that represent seven regions of the world. Before beginning the animal search, learn about the animals.

Now it’s time to search for the animals!

How many Asian animals did you find? Check out this book to discover additional animals from New Zealand, South America, the North Pole, and more.

This book promotes creative components of discovery and nature.

WHY I LIKE THIS BOOK:  I like this book because it teaches readers about animals from around the world in a playful, engaging manner.

TITLE: Animal Camouflage: Search and Find

AUTHOR: Sam Hutchinson

ILLUSTRATOR: Sarah Dennis

PUBLISHER: Princeton Architectural Press, 2017

AGE GROUP: 4-6

TOPIC(S): animals, habitats

CREATIVE COMPONENTS: discovery, nature

LEARNING EXTENSIONS:

1) What’s your favorite animal? Spend some time researching it and its habitat. Then, using your research, draw your animal in its habitat in such a way as to hide your animal for others to search and find.

2) Try your hand at kirigami, which involves paper folding and cutting with scissors.

EXTENDING CONNECTIONS:

To learn more about author/publisher Sam Hutchinson, visit:

https://www.thebookseller.com/futurebook/5-things-inspiring-b-small-publishings-sam-hutchinson-right-now-954081

To learn more about paper-cutting artist Sarah Brown, visit:

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