The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids, Volume 5

The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids, Volume 5

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Kids can’t put it down! Parents can’t wait to pick it up! Teachers give it high marks! Created for kids ages 8 and up, The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids features fascinating stories, fun facts, and activities that provide hours of edu-tainment. This brand-new edition in the biannual series includes chapters on . . .

• Astronomy: with Moon tales and trivia; telling time by the stars; a visit to Venus

• Calendar: unusual celebrations for every month (Limerick Day, Happy Cat Month, National Chemistry Week), with related activities to try anytime

• Weather: what happens in a hurricane; a buganado blitz and other weird weather; a chilling peek at the South Pole

• Food: the a-peel (get it?) and quirky uses of bananas (Sri Lankans use the stems to make shoe soles); a twisted history of pretzels

• Nature: the world is alive with swamp creatures, howling wolves, cockroaches, and reindeer—oh, my!

• In the Garden: advice for a fairy-tale garden of cabbages, pumpkins, and beans; a salsa princess; ideas for hosting a garden party

• On the Farm: everything you didn’t know about oats; quacky facts about ducks; Pennsylvania Dutch "sign language"

• Sports: Old Home Day games; kids who joined the circus; how to get the knack of the hacky sack; ways to walk

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9781571986139

  • ISBN-10: 1571986138

  • Pages: 192

  • Price: $9.95

  • Publication Date: 09/03/2013

  • Carton Quantity: 20

  • Age(s): 8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16

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America's best-selling annual publication, with facts, feature articles, and advice that are "useful, with a pleasant degree of humor."
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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9781571986139

  • ISBN-10: 1571986138

  • Pages: 192

  • Price: $9.95

  • Publication Date: 09/03/2013

  • Carton Quantity: 20

  • Age(s): 8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16

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