South American Animals

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Hang out in the treetops of the Amazon with the sloth, and dash through the land with the jaguar! Readers will discover what makes South American animals unique in this fascinating series. Engaging text and oversized, striking photos invite readers to travel to South America and learn about each animal's body structure, diet, life cycle, social behavior, habitat, predators, and ways of defense. Simple, labeled maps highlight the animal's home territory. Background information about South America is also given, as well as threats to the animal's survival. Each book closes with a page of kid-friendly facts. Readers are left with a deeper understanding of this amazing, diverse continent and its incredible animals! 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.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
South American Animals (4 titles)
Howler Monkeys 3.7
Jaguars 3.9
Poison Dart Frogs 3.9
Sloths 3.9
  • New! Fall 2022
  • New! Spring 2022
  • New! Fall 2021
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF003010, JNF003090, JNF003130
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Geography
Copyright 2014
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Big Buddy Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2014-01-01
ISBN 9781624031885, 9781629680583
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 597-599
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

South American Animals - Library Media Connection

Full of colorful and engaging photos, this series will capture children’s imagination of animals in faraway places. . . . The large font is helpful to struggling readers. Captions in smaller font present additional facts. . . . Recommended.

Author: Julie Murray