Jane Goodall: Chimpanzee Protector

Jane Goodall: Chimpanzee Protector

by Robin Doak

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Overview

This book takes an engaging look at the work of ground-breaking conservationist, Jane Goodall, and her work with chimpanzees. It covers Goodall's inspiration, her methods, findings, and the impact of her work in Africa.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781484604748
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2014
Series: Women in Conservation
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 890L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Robin S. Doak has been writing for children for more than 19 years. A former editor of Weekly Reader and U*S*Kids magazine, Doak has authored fun and educational materials for kids of all ages. She is a past winner of the Educational Press Association of America Distinguished Achievement Award. She lives with her family in Maine.

Table of Contents

Who Is Jane Goodall? 4

What Was Goodall's Early Life Like? 6

Why Did Goodall Study Chimpanzees? 12

What Was Life Like in Gombe? 18

What Did Goodall Learn from Chimps? 22

How Has Goodall Helped Chimps Around the World? 30

What Is Goodall Up to Today? 38

What Impact Has Goodall's Work Had on Animal Conservation? 42

Timeline 44

Glossary 45

Find Out More 46

Index 48

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