Beluga Whales

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Glide through the Arctic waters with the beluga whale! Engaging text and oversized, striking photos invite readers to travel to the Arctic Circle and learn about the beluga whale's body structure, diet, life cycle, social behavior, habitat, and predators. Simple, labeled maps highlight the animal's home territory. Background information about the Arctic is also given, as well as threats to the beluga whale's survival. The book closes with a page of kid-friendly facts. Readers are left with a deeper understanding of this amazing and fragile region and the incredible beluga whale! Table of contents, glossary, and index included.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Big Buddy Books is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF038090, JNF003150, JNF003140
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Geography
Copyright 2014
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Big Buddy Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2013-09-01
ISBN 9781617837982, 9781624013799
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 599.5
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Lexile 690
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.6
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 162017
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
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Arctic Animals - Library Media Connection

This is a valuable series for students to learn about some magnificent animals. Each book contains fact-filled pages. Numerous photographic images and maps support the text. . . . Any student researcher will find what they need in these titles. Recommended.

Arctic Animals - Horn Book Guide

. . . basic but solid overviews of the Spotlighted Arctic animals. . . .Photo captions and sidebars provide additional facts.

Arctic Animals – School Library Journal

Each title starts out with a spread that explains what and where the Arctic region is then breaks off into its featured topic. Maps show where the creatures live. The texts are presented in a large font and the sentences are short. Spreads have different colored backgrounds, a layout that works well. . . . The captioned photos display many clear action shots. . . .This series is terrific for students interested in animals.

Author: Julie Murray