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Stellaluna - Janell Cannon
Stellaluna
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Knocked from her mother’s safe embrace by an attacking owl, Stellaluna lands headfirst in a bird’s nest. This adorable baby fruit bat’s world is literally turned upside down when she is adopted by the occupants of the nest and adapts to their peculiar bird habits. Two pages of notes at the end of... show more
Knocked from her mother’s safe embrace by an attacking owl, Stellaluna lands headfirst in a bird’s nest. This adorable baby fruit bat’s world is literally turned upside down when she is adopted by the occupants of the nest and adapts to their peculiar bird habits. Two pages of notes at the end of the story provide factual information about bats. “Delightful and informative but never didactic; a splendid debut.”--Kirkus Reviews
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780152802172 (0152802177)
ASIN: 152802177
Publisher: Harcourt Children's Books
Pages no: 46
Edition language: English
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4.0 Sweet Stellaluna
"Stellaluna", by Janell Cannon is a great staple to keep on your shelf. This book is about a mother fruit bat that has a baby, and is so in love with her. She names her Stellaluna. One night while flying, she gets attacked by an owl which causes her to drop Stellaluna. She falls and falls hitting br...
Everything book related
Everything book related rated it
2.0 Stellaluna
Warning: sensitive kids might burst into tears whilst you are reading this story to them.From an adult point of view this book has beautiful pictures, is easy to understand and has a happy ending. But it seems children take the story more seriously, so if you reading it to a larger group of kids, be...
Miss Lee's Library
Miss Lee's Library rated it
5.0 Stellaluna
Stellaluna is the perfect book to read during the month of October for Halloween! One thing I like about this book is that it gives many details about bats and how they live. It introduces vocabulary words like echolocation and nocturnal. This would be a good book to read aloud with 1st, 2nd, and 3r...
Sara Elizabeth's Blog
Sara Elizabeth's Blog rated it
5.0
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon is one of my all time favorite books. It is about a baby bat who gets lost and then grows up with birds and ends up finding her way back home! I think this is such a sweet story and I think it would be great in the classroom because it shows students the similarities and ...
Paige's Bookshelf
Paige's Bookshelf rated it
4.0
Stellaluna is a great book to teach during science and it keeps the students engaged. I saw this book first hand during my Pre-Block observation. It is a great book to go over and teach about bats. The Lexile is AD550L.
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