Go back in time with Leap, Professor Quigley, and their adorable dinosaur friend Zoey to find her family and learn about the prehistoric world. Dig up fun facts about dinosaurs, and learn about scientific tools, measurements, adaptation, classification, and more. Children ages 5-8 years will love learning in-depth facts from 15 two-sided, interactive dinosaur playing cards and using what they learn to play a game of Dinosaur Jungle Survivor.
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This early science story encourages children to play the role of scientist and introduces early science concepts and tools (such as maps, brushes, and hammers) used by paleontologists. Children will have fun interacting with charts and tables that compare dinosaurs? characteristics, habitats, and much more. The learning is reinforced with an activity that demonstrates how modern animals share characteristics with prehistoric creatures like dinosaurs. For example, in this activity the LeapReader prompts children to touch the animal on the page that acts like a triceratops. The correct answer is rhinoceros. At the back of the book, children will discover an interactive word list that provides definitions for than 10 challenging words in the story including allosaurus, observe, and museum.
Reinforce the learning with 15 two-sided, interactive playing cards. With a tap of LeapReader, children can get more in-depth facts about each dinosaur?from their sizes and what they ate to when they lived and where they roamed. Children can use what they learn from the playing cards to prepare for a wild round of the Dinosaur Jungle Survivor Game. Collector cards can be conveniently stored on the inside of the book.
Providing children with opportunities to build knowledge in an area of personal interest can support reading comprehension; Leap and the Lost Dinosaur builds on the fascination young kids have with prehistoric creatures. The information about dinosaur sizes, habitats, key defenses, and more is woven into a compelling story that provides a rich context designed to help children understand and remember the facts presented.
This LeapReader Learn through Reading book is designed to help children apply critical reading skills as they explore topics like dinosaurs, fossils, adaptation, and more?and is one of more than 80 books, maps, and more in the LeapReader Library, organized by series: Get Ready to Read, Early Reading, Read on Your Own, and Learn through Reading.