100 Facts Birds book for kids covers key bird facts in straightforward numbered paragraphs. Every page features detailed illustrations and photographs that bring the text to life for kids aged 7+ years.

Topics covered in 100 Facts Birds:
• The purpose of making a nest and laying eggs.
• Features that help birds to catch prey.
• Why birds stay in numbers and migrate to warmer climates.

'I don't believe it' fascinating facts:
• Water birds called great crested grebes perform a courtship dance together. During the dance they offer each other gifts – beakfuls of water weed!
• Migrating birds can use landmarks, the position of the Sun when it sets and even Earth's magnetic field to help them to navigate.
• The lammergeyer vulture drops bones onto rocks to smash them. It then eats the soft marrow and even splinters of bone.

Activities to make learning accessible and interactive:
• Quiz question: How many types of bird are there?
• Make a bird feeder using nuts, seeds and fat. 
• Quiz question: Why do penguins have a layer of fat underneath their skin?

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