by Suzanne Slade
Illustrated by Joan Waites
You can celebrate the huge difference caring people make for endangered animals while you practice subtraction skills. In this sequel to her popular addition title, What's New at the Zoo?, Slade presents a new subtraction problem in each clever rhyming verse. The colorful watercolors include realistic animals set in lush spreads by illustrator, Joan Waites. So join in the celebration of our world's precious animals with this exciting title, and have fun practicing math skills along the way! The "For Creative Minds" educational section includes: Endangered Animal Vocabulary, Food Chains and Webs, Missing Links in Food Chains, Endangered Animals, and Fact Families. This nonfiction picture book with a cuddle factor and rhyming text includes a 4-page For Creative Minds section in the back of the book.
Animals in the book: Gray bat, Whooping crane, American crocodile, Red Wolf, Mississippi gopher frog, Southern sea otter, Utah prairie dog, Bald eagle, West Indian manatees, Karner blue butterfly, Atlantic Salmon, Bowhead whales, eagles, prairie dog, Karner blue butterfly, whooping crane, gopher frog, crocodile, salmon, bowhead whale, manatee, sea otter, gray bat, red wolf