Aldo Leopold is thought of by many as the father of wildlife ecology. A true Wisconsin hero, he was a great scholar, teacher, writer, scientist, and philosopher. He is best known for his book A Sand County Almanac. This book helped pave the way for the conservation movement. Aldo Leopold truly opened our eyes to the natural world! These popular readers include easy-to-read information, fun facts and trivia, humor, activities and a whole lot more. They are great for ages 7-12 (grades 2-6), because although simple, these readers have substance and really engage kids with their stories. They are great for social studies, meeting state and national curriculum standards, individual and group reading programs, centers, library programs, and have many other terrific educational uses.