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Finding the True Stars of the Ocean, A Realistic Sea Life Coloring Book for Future Marine Biologists

Not just a coloring book! Finding the True Stars of the Ocean is a great educational tool for students (grades 2-5) and teachers alike. If your child was inspired to become a marine biologist or learn more about marine ecosystems after watching one of the blockbuster animated movies, like Finding Dory, then Finding the True Stars of the Ocean is for them. Inside this educational coloring book, your child will learn about the coral reef and kelp forest ecosystems and the balance that exists between the species that live there. They will learn about the real life version of characters from the big screen including: Clownfish, Regal Blue Tangs, Porcupinefish, Butterflyfish, Damselfish, Cleaner Wrasses, Rockfish, Octopuses, Hammerhead Sharks, Whale Sharks, Sea Turtles, Spotted Rays, Sea Lions, Sea Otters and more. Each colorable illustration is accompanied by a one-page fact sheet about the species. Children will learn about species feeding habits, coloration, anatomy, body design, and their role in the underwater ecosystem. Important ecological principals covered include: symbiosis, the effects of collecting fish for the aquarium trade, reef etiquette and conservation. Including these topics is intended to help children make better decisions about the world we live in. This book is brought to you by award-winning author and illustrator and prolific marine science educational material developer, Monika Mira. Read More

Three-dimensional Christmas Ornament Coloring Book and Paper Crafts

Decorating the Christmas tree has never been so fun! Three-dimensional Christmas Ornament Coloring Book & Paper Crafts will inspire your creativity with twenty-four highly detailed holiday designs. Best-selling Coloring Book Illustrator, Monika Mira brings you this unique and delightful art activity. The elaborate patterns are fun and relaxing to color. Thousands of different color combinations are possible, so your designs will always be unique. The ornament designs can be used for Christmas cards, decorations, and gift tags, or assembled into unique three-dimensional ornaments to hang on your tree. Inside, you will find intricately designed ornaments such as Christmas trees, stars, and fanciful birds, as well as simple but traditional ornament shapes, a tin angel, and a snowy church. Read More

Sugar Skull Coloring Book

Day of the Dead Sugar Skull Coloring Book 2

More Skulls! More Fun! The Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls 2 Coloring Book includes twenty-four brand new sugar skulls designs not seen in Book 1. All designs are suitable for adult coloring and relaxation techniques, but if your kids see these designs they won’t be able to keep their crayons off. Our customers told us that they wanted more sugar skulls to color and would prefer if we left out the pages containing the child-sized skeleton. As a result, the Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls 2 Coloring Book was created especially for all those Día de los Muertos fans who just want to color sugar skulls and nothing else. This all new coloring book is the sequel to The Day of the Dead Sugar Skull Coloring Book, but there is no life-sized skeleton included. All skulls are meticulously hand drawn into unique creations that include new and unusual designs like octopus, jellyfish, peacocks, and sea turtles. Classic designs include a Catrina and Mariachi. Three different blank skull templates have been included, so that they can be customized by the artist. The back of each page is left blank so that the artist can tear out the pages and use them to string banners, decorate an alter, make sugar skull masks, or for cultural activities in the classroom. These designs are very popular with Spanish, Social Studies, and elementary school teachers. Read More

Day of the Dead Sugar Skull Coloring Book

The Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) Sugar Skull Coloring Book features ten original sugar skull coloring pages and one blank skull template that can be customized by the artists. The back of each page is left blank so that the artist can tear out the pages and use them to string banners, decorate an alter, make masks, or for a cultural activities in the classroom. The book also includes a child life size 4′ skeleton that can be torn out, colored in and assembled to make decorations for Dia de los Muertos or Halloween. All the major bones of the skeleton are labeled, which also makes it a great tool for an anatomy lesson. Children will learn the names of the bones and how they fit together. Instructions for assembly are included. The sugar skull coloring sheets can be used for mask making and the skeleton is great for party games like “Pin the Femur on the Host”. Read More

Coral Reefs

Did you know that coral reefs make up less than one percent of our oceans, yet they are home to nearly a quarter of all marine species? Explore the many wonders of coral reefs in this beautifully illustrated Kindle ebook. On your journey through the underwater world of CORAL REEFS, you will learn about the different types of reefs, what coral is and how it feeds, where you can find coral reefs, and the amazing sea life that lives there. You will also discover the importance of coral reefs, what threatens coral reefs, how humans are intimately connected to coral reefs, and what you can do to help protect them. This is an important read before heading out into the ocean in Hawaii. The author also includes many tips for reef etiquette and perpetuating an attitude of stewardship.     The Science and Nature Series is written by a former teacher and an award-winning textbook author who has a background in the biological sciences. Each book provides a supplementary resource for units on Spiders, Fish, Coral Reefs, and Sea Turtles. Recommended for middle school children ages 9-12. Add them to your school or home school curriculum today. Read More

Fun Fish Facts for Kids

Did you know that male seahorses give birth? Or that Parrotfish can make sand? Did you know that some fish are in danger of disappearing from our oceans forever? Discover the fascinating world of marine fishes and learn how you can help protect sea life in Fun Fish Facts for Kids, part of the Science and Nature Series for Young Readers. The Science and Nature Series is written by a former teacher and an award-winning textbook author who has a background in the biological sciences. Each book provides a supplementary resource for units on Spiders, Fish, Coral Reefs, and Sea Turtles. Recommended for middle school children ages 9-12.  Add them to your school or home school curriculum today. Read More

Hawaii’s Green Sea Turtles

Did you know that relatives of sea turtles have been around since the age of the dinosaurs? Or that sea turtles were hunted to the brink of extinction before gaining protection under the Endangered Species Act? Explore the fascinating underwater world of Hawaii’s Green Sea Turtles in the Science and Nature Series for Young Readers. Kids of all ages will enjoy the beautiful photographs while learning how they can help protect these graceful and beloved animals. The Science and Nature Series is written by a former teacher and an award-winning textbook author who has a background in the biological sciences. Each book provides a supplementary resource for units on Spiders, Fish, Coral Reefs, and Sea Turtles. Recommended for middle school children ages 9-12. Add them to your school or home school curriculum today. Read More

Who Lives in the Sea? Ocean Animals of Hawaii

Winner of the Creative Child Magazine Preferred Choice Award Recommended for ages 2-6 Award-winning author, Monika Mira brings you a repetitive rhyming story about ocean animals that encourages early reading skills and answers the burning questions that the inquisitive minds of young children tend to ask about the world around us. Who Lives in the Sea? Ocean Animals of Hawaii includes children’s favorite animals like whales, dolphins, sharks and starfish and introduces some more unusual animals like the endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal and the Banded Coral Shrimp. Read More

The Complete Hawaiian Reef Fish Coloring Book

The Complete Hawaiian Reef Fish Coloring Book includes over 200 colorable illustrations to help the reader learn to identify over 80 species of fish. Each illustration is accompanied by a complete description of the fish, including the scientific, common and Hawaiian names. Their anatomical features, coloration, body designs, feeding habits and reproductive strategies are also explained in a fully illustrated section devoted to these topics. In addition, an overview of coral reef ecology is provided to help the reader understand the relationship between the fishes and the coral reef and the importance of conservation. The Earth Friendly Edition is now printed on recycled paper to better reflect the author and publisher’s environmental philosophy. Winner of the Dr. Toy Best Children’s Vacation Products Award for summer 2010 and the Creative Child Magazine 2010 Book of the Year Award for its category. Read More