African Animals

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$209.70

Dash with the cheetah and graze with the zebra! This vibrant series invites readers to travel to the continent of Africa and meet its most fascinating animals. Bold colors, easy-to-read text, and oversized, striking photos introduce readers to each animal's body structure, diet, life cycle, social behavior, habitat, ways of communication, predators, methods of defense, and threats to its survival. Simple, labeled maps highlight the animal's home territory. Interesting information about Africa is also given, leaving readers with a deeper understanding of this amazing continent and its incredible animals! 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.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
African Animals (6 titles)
Cheetahs 3.5
Elephants 3.6
Giraffes 3.6
Hippopotamuses 3.7
Lions 3.6
Zebras 3.6
  • New! Spring 2017
  • New! Fall 2016
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF003070, 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 9781617832161, 9781614786320
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 599
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
 

African Animals – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

…these profiles 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, e.g., “a lion’s roar is so loud it can be heard five miles (8 km) away!” and “many scientists believe that zebras can see in the dark as well as owls!”…the informational content is adequate and the presentation visually appealing…

Author: Julie Murray