Amphibian means "e;two lives"e; since these animals spend the first part of their life underwater and the rest on land. From flying tree frogs to slithering caecilians, kids will be captivated by this "e;slimy"e; animal group in What is an Amphibian? Young readers will discover:* the amphibian family tree* an amphibian's body* special skin and senses* how they move and what they eat* water- versus land-dwelling species* their life cycle and parental care* defending themselves
What Is an Amphibian?
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