Baby Paleontologist (Baby Scientist #4) (Board book)

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By Dr. Laura Gehl, Daniel Wiseman (Illustrator)
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This is book number 4 in the Baby Scientist series.


Baby Scientist is an adorable board book series that brings fun, accessible science concepts to baby’s world using simple language, recognizable settings, and vibrant art. Read them all with your baby scientist! This board book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children in preK. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.

Baby Paleontologist digs for fossils. With his pickax and brush, he discovers plants and animals that lived long, long ago.

What stories do fossils tell?

What did dinosaurs look like?

Find out with Baby Paleontologist!

Don’t miss the other books in this series, including Baby Oceanographer, Baby Astronaut, and Baby Botanist!

About the Author

Dr. Laura Gehl holds a B.A. in psychology from Yale University and a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Georgetown. She has nearly twenty years of experience teaching and writing about science for elementary, middle, and high school students. Her career has included editing the award-winning educational periodical Science Weekly (grades K-6) and writing about science for clients such as the American Diabetes Association, the New York Academy of Sciences, and the National Academy of Sciences. Dr. Gehl frequently speaks at schools, bringing science into many of her presentations. She lives in Maryland.

Daniel Wiseman is a husband, dad, illustrator, and creative director. When he isn’t drawing, he can usually be found doing one of these great things: perfecting his biscuit recipe, hiking up a mountain in some faraway location, singing loudly in his car, riding his bike, or napping. Daniel currently lives in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Praise For…

“Science for toddlers and preschoolers done right...Present[s] new and potentially complicated ideas in a way a young audience can understand."
Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
Product Details
ISBN: 9780062841353
ISBN-10: 0062841351
Publisher: HarperFestival
Publication Date: February 4th, 2020
Pages: 22
Language: English
Series: Baby Scientist