Who Was Here?

Discovering Wild Animal Tracks

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What animal was here? Can you solve the mystery? Study the picture and read the clues to figure out who left each set of tracks. Then turn the page to find out about animals from around the world. Watercolor and collage illustrations show the many kinds of trails that animals leave behind in mud, snow, and sand.

Format Your Price
978-1-4677-1871-4
$12.71
978-1-4677-4762-2
$19.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Science
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2014-10-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.7
BISACS JNF051050, JNF051150, JNF003000
Dewey 591.47'9
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10.625 x 8.875
Lexile 690
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 4.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 168214
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Awards, Bibliography/further reading, Original artwork, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Awards

  • ILA Teacher's Choices, Winner, 2015
  • Maine Chickadee Award Nominee, Short-listed, 2014

Reviews

Library Media Connection

“Young children will be entertained….The colorful watercolor and collage illustrations add a lot of pizazz to this book. This would make a good addition to collections that need to material for animal units in the primary grades.”―Library Media Connection

Publishers Weekly

“Posada’s lush watercolor-and-collage illustrations gracefully enhance this guess-the-animal book.” —Publishers Weekly

Kirkus Reviews

“Even the very young can identify animal tracks when it’s made this much fun…. Naturalists will be enthralled.” —Kirkus Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Mia Posada

Mia Posada grew up in Minneapolis, then studied art at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After graduating, she moved to the San Francisco Bay Area where she lived until 2007 when she moved back to Minneapolis with her husband and children. Mia has written and illustrated five books: Dandelions: Stars in the Grass, Ladybugs: Red, Fiery and Bright, Robins: Songbirds of Spring, Guess What is Growing Inside This Egg, and Who Was Here?: Discovering Wild Animal Tracks. She also illustrated Dazzling Dragonflies by Linda Glaser.

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Who Was Here?

What animal was here? Can you solve the mystery? Study the picture and read the clues to figure out who left each set of tracks. Then turn the page to find out about animals from around the world. Watercolor and collage illustrations show the many kinds of trails that animals leave… View available downloads →