Animals at Work

Animals at Work

$418.00 inc. GST

Volumes: 12

Animal books are in continuous demand, but it is a challenge to craft a concept that goes beyond the standard descriptive mode.

This series highlights the work in categories - similar to those that apply to the human animal - that animals do in their habitats to live and reproduce admits the challenges provided by climate and human intrusion.

Titles in the series:

  • Adobe Shelters to Steel Skyscrapers: A Timeline of Building
  • Counting Pebbles to Writing Code: A Timeline of  Mathematics and Computers
  • Foraging to Supermarkets: A Timeline of Food
  • Hieroglyphics to Hypertext: A Timeline of Written Word
  • Leeches to Lasers: A Timeline of Medicine
  • Smoke Signals to Smartphones: A Timeline of Long-Distance Communication
  • Stargazing to Space Travel: A Timeline of Space Exploration
  • Wooden Spears to Military Drones: A Timeline of Warfare

Accelerated Reader
SKU: 20398
ISBN: 978-0-7166-3539-0
Pages: 48 each


  • Explores amazing animal behaviours and emphasise the parallels between animal lives and human lives to prompt higher-order thinking in students.
  • Offers a compare and contrast approach to understanding how animals respond to common challenges and the need to survive.