Giraffes

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$19.95
$35.95

Bold colors, easy-to-read text, and oversized, striking photos introduce young readers to the giraffe! Readers will discover the giraffe's unique body features, diet, social behavior, habitat, predators, ways of defense, and threats to its survival. In addition, readers will learn about the life of a baby giraffe, from calf to independence. Maps highlight giraffe territory, fun facts appear throughout, and the book closes with a full page of kid-friendly giraffe facts. This title will leave readers with a deeper appreciation of the continent of Africa and the incredible giraffe! Features include a table of contents, fun facts, maps, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index.

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 JNF003280, JNF051150, JNF025010
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Science & Technology
Copyright 2012
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Big Buddy Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2012-01-01
ISBN 9781617832192, 9781614786351
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 599.638
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.25 x 8
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.6
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 150049
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
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African Animals – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

. . .offer clear overviews of each animal’s physical features, habits, habitats, and herd or social structures. The color photographs are a mix of reasonably sharp close ups and distance portraits shot in the wild. Each volume ends with a page of interesting facts. . . .The informational content is adequate and the presentation visually appealing. . .

Author: Julie Murray