Looking for some fun & engaging educational resources for your kids or your classroom? We’ve got you covered with this list of 10+ awesome National Geographic books for kids!As a former science teacher, I am a BIG fan of National Geographic! So it’s no surprise that we have a lot of their books. I love keeping these around the house and they are books that the kids will often pick up to look through – entertaining and educational for the win!The kids love all the pictures and easy readability! So, I wanted to share a few of our favorites with you today. They make great gifts too!
10+ Great National Geographic Books for Kids
We’ve had a few of these titles for a while now, the boys got some of these last Christmas, and National Geographic sent us a few of the titles below (keep reading on for a GIVEAWAY!). Whether your kids have interests in geography/travel, animals, or just interesting facts, there’s sure to be a National Geographic Kids book to pique their interests! (*Affiliate links included below)
- National Geographic Kids National Parks Guide U.S.A.
- National Geographic Kids Ultimate U.S Road Trip Atlas, 2nd Edition
- 125 Wacky Roadside Attractions
- National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022
- More Surprising Stories Behind Everyday Stuff
- National Geographic Kids World Atlas
- How to Survive Anything
- Weird But True
- National Geographic Kids Animal Records
- Ultimate Globetrotting World Atlas
Nat Geo Kids Book Giveaway
We love them all! And, National Geographic wanted to give one lucky Mom Endeavors reader a pack of 5 books to enjoy! So, we have a fun giveaway to share! One lucky winner will receive a gift pack with the following books:
If you’re trying to decide which of our country’s amazing national parks to visit, NG Kids, together with the National Park Trust, has created National Parks Guide U.S.A. Broken down into regions of the country, this handy guide has all you need to make your visit to these treasured parks an experience your family will never forget. Filled with color photos, information on animals, fascinating lists, fun facts, maps, cool things to do, conservation tips, and much more — think of this book as your trusted guide to these most majestic of places.
The Ultimate U.S. Road Trip Atlas contains maps, games, interesting facts, vibrant pictures of everything from wacky road signs to national monuments, and boredom busters (who can spot the wackiest road sign??) to make your next journey an adventure to remember. Every state is featured and includes a map of the state, 5 cool things to do there, fun facts about the state and the animals that live there and even quirky roadside attractions. And, in case this comes in handy, helpful traffic laws you won’t believe (who knew you couldn’t drive any skunks INTO Tennessee??).
See the silly side of travel as you explore the wackiest landmarks from around the world — a place where you can walk in real dinosaur tracks, a hotel where you sleep in an igloo, a crazy beard festival, a UFO museum, and so much more. You won’t believe our world is full of so many bizarre and wonderful places!
Part trip planner, part boredom buster, the latest installment of the New York Times best-selling almanac is perfect for curious kids who want to learn all about the world and everything that’s in it. The Almanac 2022 features amazing animal stories, explorer profiles, and outrageous attractions that kids know and love, plus tons of info on exotic locales, fascinating cultures and an entire section on travel in the U.S. and abroad. Loaded with fascinating features about animals, science, nature, technology, and conservation, this book is the number one selling kids almanac on the planet. There’s a whole chapter full of fun and games, including activities, jokes, and comics and the colorful compilation also includes an Almanac Challenge 2022 — which inspires kids to reduce their plastic waste.
Ever wonder how haunted houses got their spooky rep; where cheese originally came from; and when and where people decided hitting a tiny ball with a long stick (ahem, golf?) was their idea of fun? Prepare to be amazed by the surprising backstories behind the things you use or do every day! From familiar foods and common clothing items to bizarre beauty regimens and quirky products, this book covers all your burning questions: Who thought of that? Where did that come from? Why is that a thing? This riveting little treasure is jam-packed with awesome facts, fun stories, and colorful visuals. Once you know all this cool stuff about the origins of everyday stuff, you can “wow” your friends and family.
So, be sure to enter for the chance to win this awesome pack of National Geographic books using the widget below. The giveaway is open to US residents (18+) and runs through October 13, 2021! Good luck!
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