This charming series introduces young readers to something out of the ordinary, unusual pets. The first part of each book uses photographs and text to describe the care each specific animal needs. The second part is a rhyming story with custom illustrations that depicts children who care for unusual pets. Interesting animal facts and a quick quiz provide additional reading and learning fun!
Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Spring 2018
- Fall 2017
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Subject||Animals, Science & Technology|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||6.5 x 7.5|
|Features||Glossary of key words and Reviewed|
Unusual Pets - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
The simple texts are accessible to beginning readers…The stories, which sometimes add humor, feature multicultural children and their pets…Each title also contains a page of “Fun Facts,” a quiz, and a note cautioning readers to further research the needs of unusual animals before bringing one home…