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These River Dolphin Books for Kids are sure to please and fascinate your children as they learn all about this awesome Rainforest Animal.

These books contain so much information about the River Dolphin as well as stories about other animals from the Rain Forest.

The following River Dolphin-themed books for kids cover all aspects of the home-school education coin – from picture books to workbooks; from learning to read up to chapter books!

Kids Books about the River Dolphin

River Dolphin Books for Kids:

The following River Dolphin Books for Kids are all available at Amazon.  Simply click the book image (aff link) to be taken there.

If you want to learn about the Amazon River Dolphin you will enjoy this book.
Learn many interesting facts and see some beautiful photographs of these Dolphin.

This River Dolphin Books for Kids is best presented on a tablet to allow discovery of the pop-ups.
It is best read through first without pop-ups. It then lends itself to discovery on most pages.

Introduces the pink river dolphin, describing its physical characteristics, habitat, life cycle, and ways in which it protects itself from predators.

Asian elephants and Mexican long-nosed bats are two examples of endangered mammals. Few of them exist in the wild. Other mammals have already gone extinct. What hurts these animals? What can you do to help? Read this book to find out! While this isn’t specifically a river dolphin book, it is one of the best River Dolphin Books for Kids to show ALL of the endangered species in the Amazon!

Chronicles of the Savannah River Dolphins is a collection of stories of Muriel Lindsay’s up close and personal interactions with the Savannah River dolphins from her kayak and from in the water as well. These encounters occurred over a period of four years.

Readers meet jaguars prowling the forest floor, snakes slithering through the under-story, red-eyed tree frogs leaping through the canopy, butterflies flitting through the tallest treetops, and many other creatures that inhabit all the different layers. More than 200 charming animal photos illustrate the profiles, with facts about the creatures’ sizes, diets, homes, and more.

Have you ever watched a group of Dolphins doing tricks? How do they do it? Dolphins are among the smartest animals on Earth. In this series, readers discover the secret to the special way dolphins communicate.

Let’s explore! Discover the wonders of the rain forests from dazzling blue morpho butterflies in the Amazon Basin to fruit bats high in the emergent layer in this unique guide featuring five amazing 3-D pop-up scenes.

Introduces the unusual dolphins that have adapted to life in the Amazon River Region of South America, explores their habitats, and explains why they are endangered and what we can do to protect them.

Hey, dolphin fin-atics! Get ready to dive into the world of your favorite fabulous marine mammals in this action-packed book chock-full of awesome facts, photos, and fun! Join National Geographic explorer and dolphin expert Justine Jackson-Ricketts to get the latest, most up-to-date dolphin intel straight from the field, plus fun facts, in-depth info, and awesome trivia about every kind of dolphin under the sun (and beneath the waves). It’s the ultimate book to help YOU become an absolute expert on one of your favorite topics.  This is certainly one of my favorite River Dolphin Books for Kids!

Examines the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of three of the world’s largest freshwater mammals: the hippopotamus, manatee, and river dolphin, and discusses some of the factors that threaten their survival

Welcome to a forest filled with water. In the wet season, the swollen Amazon becomes a looking glass into another world, where pink dolphins swim like something from a dream. In Peru they are called bufeo colorado—the ruddy dolphin. Their color ranges from white to gray to a vivid pink. These astonishing mammals, actually river-dwelling whales, easily navigate their way through the complex, hazardous world of the Amazon rain forest.

Rain forests are literally bursting with life! Covering just 6% of the earth’s surface, rain forests are home to over 60% of all known animal species! From the riverbed to the treetops, kids can explore the many fascinating layers of the rain forest in 3-D Explorer: Rain Forest. This amazing book gives kids a close-up view of the plants and animals that inhabit dense jungles. Filled with engaging facts and spectacular photography, this book also features five dramatic 3-D pop-up scenes with transparent layers that reveal the secrets of each rain forest zone.

From pink river dolphins, to blood-drinking vampire bats, to fierce jaguars, these rare, beautiful beasts are described so vividly they seem to pounce off the page!

Ultimate Expeditions Rainforest Explorer comes complete with illustrations, maps, photos, and facts, making it the perfect companion for any aspiring adventurer. As an added bonus, each of Mr. Bennington’s eight animal profiles come with assembly instructions and all the materials you need to make your own 3-D model.

Rainforest Unit Study Resources:

Rainforest Animals Facts Sheets

Rainforest Animals Preschool Learning Kit

River Dolphin Books for Children

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