Published September 1997
by Crabtree Publishing Company .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
A koala lives most of its life alone, eating and sleeping high up in the eucalyptus trees of Australia, and yet it is recognized and loved around the world. The Life Cycle of a Koala looks at the life of this ancient marsupial and explains how marsupials are different from other mammals, the birth of the koala and its life in its mothers pouch, the growing koala and how it feeds, life outside. Grade These books open with a description of the animal or insect, followed by a discussion of the meaning of the term "life cycle." Then, life stages are highlighted and clearly explained scientifically.5/5(7). Life Cycle Female koalas bear only 1 koala a year. A newborn koala would only be about 2 centimeters long. A baby koala is called a "joey". Once born, it crawls in the mother's pouch for months and feeds only on milk. After 22 weeks, the "joey" is able to open their one year old, they are able to eat eucalyptus leaves from the. Get this from a library! The life cycle of a koala. [Bobbie Kalman; Heather Levigne] -- Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, life cycle, and natural environment of .
Read about how a baby koala is born and makes its way to its mother's pouch. Read about the different types of koalas and the various stages of their life cycle. Discover the various efforts made to help save the habitats of koalas. Bobbie Kalman is the award-winning author of more than non-fiction books. She established herself as a leading author in childrens non-fiction in the s and 90s with two acclaimed series about pioneer life, The Early Settler Life Series (15 titles) and The Historic Communities Series (31 titles), both published by Crabtree Publishing/5(4). The Life Cycle of a Koala looks at the life of this ancient marsupial and explains: • how marsupials are different from other mammals • the birth of the koala and its life in its mother’s pouch • the growing koala and how it feeds • life outside the pouch, but close to mother • the dangers faced by koalasPages: Koalas (Science Kids: Life Cycles) Library Binding – Aug by Ruth Daly (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price Author: Ruth Daly.