Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 5.7
Lexile Measure®: 930L
DRA: Not Available
Guided Reading: R
- General Nonfiction
- Animal Classification
About This Book
Seals, sea lions, and walruses belong to a group of animals called pinnipeds. Although they share many traits, each species has unique characteristics.
Children of all ages love animal studies, and "Animals in Order" fits right into the curriculum with easy-to-understand text and breathtaking wildlife photos that introduce a world of spectacular creatures. What does a bobcat have in common with a badger? Are all insects bugs? "Animals in Order" helps middle graders make sense of the animal kingdom by focusing on specific animal "orders" and the traits and behaviors that make them unique.
• Focuses on the traits and behaviors that make each animal order unique
• Breathtaking wildlife photos capture animals in their natural habitats
• "Words to Know" glossary clarifies key terms
• Index makes navigating subject matter easy