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Elephant families

Arthur Dorros

Elephant families

by Arthur Dorros

  • 398 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elephants -- Juvenile literature,
  • Elephants -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature,
  • Familial behavior in animals -- Juvenile literature,
  • Elephants

  • About the Edition

    Describes the unique qualities, status as an endangered species, and familial behavior of elephants.

    Edition Notes

    StatementArthur Dorros.
    SeriesLet"s-read-and-find-out book.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 D66 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1734148M
    ISBN 100060229489, 0060229497
    LC Control Number92038972

    Children’s literature has many notable options when it comes to elephants. To help you find the right books for you and your young reader, we’ve compiled a list of the best kids books about elephants. Our list includes board books, picture books, and chapter books. Board books are best for babies and toddlers from ages newborn to 2 or : Bookroo. Elephant Family cares for both elephant and human families, funding pioneering solutions such as elephant corridors. Born from the success of its predecessor in London, the Elephant Parade in India will generate vital funds to help secure elephant corridors across India for the endangered Asian elephant who faces risk of displacement.

      The elephant families refuse to leave any injured of sick members behind, and their relationships last for a lifetime. They have elaborate grief rituals and will mourn over bones of deceased family that they come across in their travels. Cynthia Moss' Elephant Memories: Thirteen Years in the Life of an Elephant Family is different - it is % about Elephants, their lives, their struggles, and personalities. Aside from some essential context about her research, Moss removes herself from the narrative and tells the story of the Elephant families in Amboseli National Park, Kenya/5(64).

    Download Elephant family stock photos. Affordable and search from millions of royalty free images, photos and vectors. Last Chain on Billie: How One Extraordinary Elephant Escaped the Big Top Carol Bradley () Against the backdrop of a glittering but brutal circus world, Last Chain charts the history of elephants in America, the inspiring story of The Elephant Sanctuary, and the spell-binding tale of Billie—a resilient elephant who defied the system.


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Kindergarten-Grade 3-This entry in the popular, easy-to-read series offers an excellent overview of the elephant's habits and life cycle. The concise yet informative text focuses on African elephant families, but mentions Asian species. Accurate watercolors (many of 5/5(1).

Elephant Families. By: Arthur Dorros. illustrated by: Arthur Dorros. (HarperCollins, ) Ordering Information. Elephants are not only the largest land animals, they grow up in “big families.”.

Cousins and aunts help teach and baby-sit younger elephants. The wisest, older, grandmother elephant leads the group to food and water. The Paperback of the Elephant Families by Arthur Dorros at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Author: Arthur Dorros. Elephant Families (Spanish) Calendar – Aug by Tushita (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Calendar, Aug "Please retry" 5/5(2). This book describes the unique qualities, status as an endangered species, and familial behavior of elephants.

Teachers. Teachers Home Lessons and Ideas Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Elephant Families. By Arthur Dorros, Arthur Dorros. Grades. PreK-K, This book describes the unique qualities, status as an endangered species, and.

So what is it like to live in an elephant family?Did you know that an elephant can walk so quietly that they can go past you, and you’d never even hear them?Do elephants have baby-sitters?What a wonderful way to learn about elephants with a child.

Elephant Families. (0) 0. Write Review Add to favorites. Book Information. Reading. Well, I learned a lot about elephants from this book.

It's written by Cynthia Moss, Elephant families book spent 13 years living alongside several families of wild african elephants. I was drawn to it because elephants are very intelligent creatures with complex social lives, but are unlike primates in some ways/5.

Elephants Elephants Elephants Elephants. Informational (nonfiction), words, Level N (Grade 2), Lexile L. Elephants is an informational text that describes the largest land animals-their bodies, their diet, and their families. Photographs of Asian and African elephants include captions that feature additional interesting facts.

Elephant Family Structure Elephants are generally gregarious and form small family groups consisting of an older matriarch and three or four offspring, along with their young. It was once thought that family groups were led by old bull elephants, however, these males are most often solitary.

An elephant sanctuary sets the stage for this book, and I immediately fell in love with the stories surrounding the elephants and their histories- some happy, some tragic. Jenna Metcalf is searching for her mother- as she disappeared one night whe A thirteen year old girl, a dried up detective with a drinking problem, and a psychic walk into a 4/5.

The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. Elephant Families. By Javier Grillo-Marxuach. AUGUST 2, elephants will form new families.” Jack’s purloined toy elephant. Like other animals, elephants travel in herds.

But unlike many other animals, elephants live in families. Dorros explains the unique matriarchal structure of elephant families while showing the fascinating detail of their day-to-day lives.

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Elephant families. [Arthur Dorros] -- Describes the unique qualities, status as an endangered species, and familial behavior of elephants. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Elephants are mammals of the family Elephantidae and the largest existing land animals.

Three species are currently recognised: the African bush elephant, the African forest elephant, and the Asian ntidae is the only surviving family of the order Proboscidea; extinct members include the family Elephantidae also contains several now-extinct groups, including the Class: Mammalia.

Author: Rachel Carson Paperback: pages Publisher: Penguin Classics; New edition (April 3, ) Originally Published: Language: English ISBN ISBN To honor Rachel Carson on the centennial of her birth inPenguin Classics proudly published a centennial edition of Under the Sea-Wind, Carson’s first book and her personal favorite.

The Secret Life of Elephants, documents the social trials and tribulations of the wise old elephant matriarchs and their families in Samburu, told by four Save the Elephant researchers in the golden days before a resurgence in ivory trade that has since decimated Africa’s elephants.

The story of Asia’s elephants may not have been widely told yet, but Elephant Family is changing that. Spotting an Asian elephant. Asian elephants are smaller than African elephants, and their backs are more convex or level.

Their head has two domes rather than one, and they have smaller ears. A typical elephant family usually comprises 6 to 12 individual elephants, but can expand to a larger group of These females will assist each other with the birth and care of their young.

This "babysitting" is a very important part of the young elephant's development. Free images of Elephant Family. Elephant Young. Elephant Africa. Elephants Family Group. 98 57 Safari Elephant. 13 9 3. Elephant Zoo Animal. Elephant Family Elephant. 8 11 1. Elephant Animals Flock. 8 8 0. Elephant Africa Namibia.

12 8 0. Elephant Young. 14 9 0. Elephant Baby Animal. 8.Elephant Memories: Thirteen Years in the Life of an Elephant Family At the time of writing, Cynthia Moss had studied the elephants in Kenya’s Amboseli National Park for over twenty-seven years.

This book chronicles the lives of the members of the T families led by matriarchs Teresia, Slit Ear, Torn Ear, Tania, and Tuskless.Get this from a library!

The elephant family book. [Oria Douglas-Hamilton] -- Follows a herd of elephants through the round of its daily and seasonal activities and explores the relationship between this large animal and humanity.