Up in the Air

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Published by DK Children

By Zoe Armstrong

RRP: $14.99

About Up in the Air

Look up! What do you see? This charming nature book will encourage children to look, listen, and feel nature all around. 

From cloud patterns to constellations, the chirrup of a single sparrow to the trees that rustle in the wind - the beauty of nature is everywhere. This children’s book is perfect for cultivating a love of natural science.

Inside this beautifully illustrated kid's guide, Up In The Air you’ll discover:

   • Cross-curriculum science topics covering botany, ornithology, meteorology, and more
   • Gorgeous illustrations by Sara Ugolotti create a softer approach to scientific topics - perfect for young readers between the ages of 7-9
   • Plant and animal species that live above us from all around the world
   • A guide to bird watching for kids, cloud spotting, and identifying different constellations of stars

From the tiny insects that make their homes in tree trunks to the names of the planets and constellations in the sky, there is so much to see in the world above our heads. Young readers will discover the joy nature can bring to us, and build on their understanding of the natural world.

Up In The Air
is the perfect introduction to climatology, astronomy, and the intricacies of flora and fauna life. Kids will learn about Earth’s ecosystem and understand why living things are vital for our planet’s future, whether they are insects pollinating plants, or trees helping to make the air we breathe.