Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 4.5
Lexile Measure®: 770L
DRA: Not Available
Guided Reading: N
- General Nonfiction
- Paleontology and Fossils
About This Book
Many interesting facts about dinosaurs are presented in this book, including what they may have eaten, how they may have died, and what people can learn from their fossils. Captioned illustrations and color photographs are also included.
Photographs and amazingly realistic illustrations accompanied by 30 repetitive key words per spread introduce emergent readers to the more grisly aspects of animals, nature, and natural history in Scary Creatures. Ideal for primary-grade curricula, this intriguing series takes readers up close and inside some of the scariest creatures ever with amazing "X-ray" pages that reveal the internal skeleton of each creature when held up to the light, colorful illustrations that highlight each creature's unique features, and "Did You Know" questions that introduce fascinating facts and explode common myths — including the fact that not all snakes are slimy!
• Spectacular nature photos
• "Call-out" illustrations identify creature features
• Intriguing questions and "Did You Know" facts make every page inviting
• Unique X-ray pictures reveal skeletal structures