With bee numbers in serious decline, this blue-level book will get young readers noticing and caring about the wonderful bumblebee. Discover how bumblebees help carry pollen from flower to flower as they search for nectar to drink. Peer inside a bumblebee’s underground nest. Enjoy up-close pictures of bumblebee eggs and larvae. And find out how bumblebees make their lovely buzzing sound!

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  • ISBN: 978-1-911341-22-2
  • Age Group: 5 years plus
  • Series: Ruby Tuesday Readers: Wildlife Watchers
  • Book Band: Book Band Blue
  • Author: Ruth Owen
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 24
  • Dimensions: 170 x 140mm
  • Curriculum Links: Animals, Habitats, Insects, Life cycles, Non-fiction reading, Pollination, Science
Key Selling Features
• Introduces young readers to British wildlife • Close picture text match • Unfamiliar vocabulary supported by images and labels • High frequency words • Picture glossary • Quiz and comprehension questions • Notes for parents and educators
Series Information
Series Name: Ruby Tuesday Readers: Wildlife Watchers  Resources
Spark a love of reading and wildlife with this delightful series of book-banded readers that gives kids a fascinating peek into the secret worlds of some much-loved, native wild animals. Written in an engaging narrative style, readers will discover all about the little creatures that live in our gardens, parks, hedgerows and woodlands.