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Read Right Now! DUCKS

Farmer DuckToday is a great day to get outside! Take a favorite book and find a park bench, swing or blanket. You might even find a place you can watch some ducks.  Indy with Kids has a great list of 8 Places to Find Ducks in Indy. The article talks about feeding them, but did you know the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and other conservation groups say that for the good of the ducks, we all need to stop hand feeding them? Bread is especially bad for them! Here are two really great article that explains why hand feeding is bad for ducks and geese:

That doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy them though. You can learn what food might be healthy for them. You can watch them and also take some pictures! While you are out, point out the ducks you see and hear. How does a duck look different than a goose? What colors are their feathers? What sounds do ducks and geese make? How many ducks can you count?

You can listen to the story Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell right now. Listed below are some more free online eBooks & activities about ducks as well as several eBooks you can check out with your IndyPL Library card.


Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell
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Jemima Duck

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Printables, Crafts & More about Ducks:


eBooks:

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Make Way for DucklingsUglyDucklingDuckFeelingDuckDuckGooseDuckGooseHugducksvroomDuckGooseOppositesDuck123DumbDucksDonaldCampingHeyDuckLuckyDuck

eAudiobooks:

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The Duckling Gets a CookieUglyDuckling2

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Read Right Now! BIRDS

Today is a great day to get outside! Take a favorite book and find a park bench, swing or blanket. Or, did you know you can take a walk and read a story as you go, right here in Indianapolis? Visit the Story Walk in the Ruckle Street Pocket Park. Stroll through the park and read a book displayed in mounted frames. Stories are rotated on a monthly basis. While you are out, point out the birds you see and hear. Can you see a cardinal? What color is it? Can you hear a robin? How many different bird songs can you count?

Listed below are some free online eBooks & activities as well as several eBooks you can check out with your IndyPL Library card.

FREE Online eBooks:

BeautifulBirdsTheBirdsIllSeeRed RobinA Nest for African PenguinsThe Migrating Whooping Crane

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Printables, Crafts & More:


eBooks:

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Bear and BirdDuck and GooseJust Plain FancyNoisy Bird Sing AlongThe Best NestThe Little DuckBirdsLowly

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Read Right Now! ALPHABET

FREE Online Alphabet eBooks:

Where Do You See Letters?AAppleAlphabetFun

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eBooks:

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Curious George ABCDr. Seuss's ABCOn Beyond ZebraThe Sleepy Little AlphabetThe Alphabet BookMy First Bob BooksCurious George Learns the AlphabetAnimal ABCsABC Yoga

Books:

A is for Musk OxAlphaoopsThe Alphabet BookAlpha CityThe Alphabet from A to YAlphabet MysteryAnimaliaChicka Chicka Boom BoomEating the AlphabetE-mergencyGone WildThe Graphic AlphabetThe Handmade AlphabetHooper Humperdink Not Him!I Stink!If Rocks Could SingLMNO PeasMiss Spider's ABCMuseum ABCOld Black FlyPeanut Butty and JellyfishesShiver Me LettersSo Many BunniesSuperhero ABCA Apple PieZ is for MooseThe Z was Zapped

Alphabet Printables, Crafts & More:

 

Swat The Alphabet 100

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Read Right Now! FOOD

FREE Online eBooks about Food:

GreenEggsPizzaMakerMiceLemonadeFruitsLetsMakeASnackWho Loves Carrots?Let's Bake GranolaLet's Have a PicnicFruitsChef's SurpriseCount Your Veggies

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eBooks:

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SheepEatBiggestCookieLittlePeaGreenBeansJunkFoodBooBooelizabiteStirSoupBearsPicnicDoraPicnicMickeyPicnicPeaseLouise

Books:

Even Aliens Need SnacksFlorentine and PigPinch and Dash Make SoupCooking with Henry and ElliebellyPancakes, PancakesTyler Makes PancakesGazpacho for NachoJamFrancesStoneSoupHoorayBread

Cookbooks:

Minnie and Friends CookbookCool Raw Food RecipesCool Snack Food ArtA Superhero CookbookMommy and Me Start CookingCook It Step By StepSummer Sips to Chill DipsFall Shakes to Harvet BakesLet's Cook With PopcornEasy Peasy Recipes Snacks & Treats to Make and EatA Dinosaur CookbookWhat’s in the GardenGrow Your Own Snack

Selected by: Janet Spaulding, Collection Development Librarian


Printables, Crafts & More about Food:


Read Right Now! FAIRY TALES

eBooks:

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The Paper Bag PrincessBarbieFairyTalePaperBagPrincessPea

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