Learn more about one of the most popular dogs in America--the labrador! Whether they're black, yellow, or chocolate-colored, hard-working labs are some of the most interesting dogs around.
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||9.5 x 8|
|Guided Reading Level||L|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.9|
|ATOS Interest Level||LG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||113457|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||Enchanted Learning
American Kennel Club
The Labrador Retriever Club, Inc.
- Name that Dog!
- The Wrong Name
- A Big, Smart Dog
- The Dog that Has Everything
- Little Labs
- Labradors on the Job
- Caring for a Labrador
- To Find out More
Author: Susan H. Gray
Susan Heinrichs Gray holds BS and MS degrees in Zoology from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. She also attended the University of Oklahoma in Norman where she studied film production. Mrs. Gray has taught classes in General Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Film Animation, and Graphics for Scientists. She also has worked as a freshwater biologist and scientific illustrator. In her 25 years as a writer, Mrs. Gray has covered a wide range of topics. She has written science books for children, newsletters for business owners, health education materials for patients, and drug reports for pharmaceutical companies. However, she especially enjoys writing nonfiction books for children. This gives her an opportunity to research current events and make them interesting to young readers. Susan enjoys gardening, traveling, and playing the piano. She and her husband, Michael, live in Cabot, Arkansas, with their dog and four cats.
A noteworthy review of Domestic Dogs from Children's Bookwatch on April 1, 2007
Written on a second grade level, profusely illustrated in color, and specifically designed for use with students in grades 1 through 5. Each title has large-print title features, reinforced library binding for extended shelf life, a table of contents, informative sidebars, a glossary of… View →