Jason and the Sea Otter

by Joe Barber-Starkey

Publisher: Tandem Library

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 750
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  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Nature & the Natural World - General,
  • Children"s 4-8,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction
  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul Montpellier (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10975778M
    ISBN 100613833597
    ISBN 109780613833592

  "The book reads gently, in a pace that reminds you of the rhythm of the waves of the Pacific Ocean." Eco Parent "Gives an accurate depiction of a sea otter pup's life. The illustration are realistic and the otter pup is very cute." Southwestern Ohio Young Adult Materials Review GroupBrand: Orca Book Publishers. The sea otter spends most of its time in the water but, in some locations, comes ashore to sleep or rest. Sea otters have webbed feet, water-repellent fur to keep them dry and warm, and nostrils. Otter, any of 13–14 species of semiaquatic mammals that belong to the weasel family and are noted for their playfulness. The otter is lithe and slender with short legs, a strong neck, and a long flat tail that helps propel it gracefully through water. Two species are marine; the others live mostly in fresh water.   Bertie Gregory has spotted mischievous sea otters playing in the kelp forests offshore. The only trick now is getting to them. During low tide, Bertie .

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Do you know Sea Otters? Test your Zoobooks smarts by answering 20 questions about Sea Otters! Click the start button below.   Since then, the sea otter has become an important poster species for the ecology movement: a lovable, cuddly sea mammal that was saved from extinction thanks to international action.

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Jason and the Sea Otter [Barber-Starkey, Joe, Montpellier, Paul] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jason and the Sea Otter. Jason and the Sea Otter This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. “Jason and the Sea Otter is an enchanting story for younger children as well as an excellent introduction to West Coast native life.” -Edmonton Journal Book Description This delightful story of a Nootka boy, his explorations in nature, and the sea otter who saves his.

Jason and the Sea Otter by Barber-Starkey,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. " Jason and the Sea Otter is the kind of book that adults will never tire of reading to children in their care.

Both author and illustrator have subtly presented details of the Nootka way of life in a manner which flows with the story rather than being forcefully injected out of context. Jason and the Sea Otter is the kind of book that adults will never tire of reading to children in their care.

Both author and illustrator have subtly presented details of the Nootka way of life in a manner which flows with the story rather than being forcefully injected out of context. “Expertly integrating history and biology, this is the one book that tells the full, tragic story of the sea otter from its near extinction to its elevation to icon of cuteness.

The sea otter, as Ravalli masterfully relates, has long been at the center of politics, conservation, and tourism in the North Pacific.5/5(1). Sea Otter Cove is a story that teaches children how to use diaphragmatic breathing to calm down, lower stress, and control anger.

Children love to experience belly breathing with the playful sea otters and sea child. This self-calming breathing technique can help your child to self-soothe, relax, and manage anger/5. In this book the reader follows the life of a baby sea otter from birth to adulthood. The book describes some of the daily activities the otters do, like hunting for food, cleaning themselves, and interacting with other sea otters.

this is an informative text that give a general outline of the life of a sea otter in a very child-friendly way.I would use this book in class as an example of a /5.

Parents will enjoy reading this book to their little ones and the beautiful artwork will delight both parent and child. Tatham has taken real life facts and presented them in an exciting and interesting way. The baby sea otter faces many of the same things a child faces in life. The mother cares for the baby sea otter.5/5(6).

The illustrations add a lot to the story showing otters playing, eating sea urchins, resting in beds of sea kelp and diving for food. The story of Sea Otter Pups birth and survival is a great story for kids who will admittedly probably need some assistance by adults in some /5(6).

Sea Otter Books & Reference Material Here's a list of some otter books and other reference material that you may enjoy, fiction and non-fiction. Fiction: Annixter, Jane and Paul - Sea Otter.

Holiday House, Inc.; New York, NY; Barber-Starkey, Joe - Jason and the Sea Otter. Harbour Publishing; Madeira Park, BC Canada; File Size: 42KB. Books shelved as sea-otters: Sea Otters by Margo Gates, Rescuing Rialto: A Baby Sea Otter's Story by Lynda V.

Mapes, Seababy: A Little Otter Returns Home. Get this from a library. Jason and the sea otter. [Joe Barber-Starkey; Paul Montpellier] -- Grade level: 1, 2, 3, p, e.

A fact book about otters, this is made more readable by its focus on one mother and her baby. When a baby otter is born, its mother uses her front claws to groom her, then blows air into her fur to help keep her warm. A bed of kelp anchors the new pup while mom dives for food.

A furry pouch under each arm helps her hold onto the food. The two are in the company of a larger group of female. of results for "sea otter books" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Eligible for Free Shipping. Free Shipping by Amazon Sea Otters: Discover Pictures and Facts About Sea Otters For Kids.

A Children's Sea Otters Book. by Bold Kids. Kindle Edition $ $ 1. Available instantly. 'World's cutest sea otter' Rialto has a book published about his heart-warming journey While advertised as a children’s book, the page read, Rescuing Rialto: A Baby Sea Otter's Story is a tale all ages can enjoy and learn something from.

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Descriptive (nonfiction), words, Lexile L Level 1 Grades K Sea otters are amazing little creatures that spend much of their lives floating in the water. They can sleep, eat, play, and take care of their babies in the ocean. They do not have blubber like some sea.

This is the "Josh the Baby Otter" Book presented in a YouTube Video format. All of the books have a CD in the back with audio/visual presentation component.

Read about the life of a sea otter pup in this nonfiction story, Sea Otter Pups. Sea Otter Pups Ruth Owen Read Aloud by krowe4kids Nonfiction Text HMH into Reading grade 2.

This book is more of a modern history of the sea otter, or rather, humanity's contentious relationship with the sea otter. It starts off talking about the decimation of the population due to the fur trade, and documents the slow recovery and issues with coexistence that have appeared as a result.4/5.

Jason sets out in his dugout canoe for a day’s fishing, though unhurried he also takes many opportunities to observe and enjoy the life around him. The highlight of his day is the arrival of a confident little sea otter that Jason observes closely until the otter pup falls asleep and Jason rushes back to tell his grandfather what he has seen.

Sea Otters Heroes is a book for children that’s is very informative and interesting for advanced readers. Written by Patricia Newman. Most of our animals are occasionally off exhibit, acting as companions or mentors to other stranded otters as part of our Sea Otter Program.

Abby She was transferred to the Aquarium in June to join the sea otter exhibit and became a surrogate mother to her first pup, Sina, in January Sea otters and humans. A sea otter, as cute as it is, should not be approached by humans. If you encounter a sea otter in the wild, even if one approaches you, maintain your distance.

A sea otter is a wild animal — maintaining a safe distance is the safest for both you and the otter. Purchase Sea Otter Conservation - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book.

ISBNPup the Sea Otter was a good read. The pictures in this story were beautiful and really drew my attention. It is very informative; I actually learned a lot about the life cycle sea otters by reading this story.

I feel that children would love this story because of the 4/5. Quest Sea Otter. You Searched For: Title: quest sea otter. Edit Your Search. This book was limited to a printing of 1, copies signed by the author. This copy is numbered with the author's signature just below the number.

There is no corner bumping and very little edge wear. Upper edge of the textblock has been tinted dark blue. In Sea Otters: A History Richard Ravalli synthesizes anew the sea otter’s complex history of interaction with humans by drawing on new histories of the species that consider international and global factors beyond the fur trade, including sea mammal conservation, Cold War nuclear testing, and environmental tourism.

Examining sea otters in a 5/5(1). Skins_of_sea_otters_jpg: Archival Photographer Stefan Claessonderivative work: Kürschner [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons By Sasha Isachenko - Own work, CC BY-SAhttps://commons."This is a lovely bedtime book for all little onesThe soft colorful images of the sea are relaxing and the story itself is very soothing." --The National Writing for Children Center"GOOD NIGHT, LITTLE SEA OTTER is a sweet, sweet, sweet going to bed storythe mood of the book has that 'GOOD NIGHT MOON, the whole world is going to sleep and I am going to sleep too' kind of /5().“A terrific book for use in elementary and middle school science classes, this is a book that “otter” be added to collections everywhere.” —Booklist Reader “Fascinating.” –Rated OUTSTANDING by the Association of Children’s Librarians “Not just an exploration of one particular discovery in marine biology, this is a comprehensive explanation of the scientific process as well.”.