Yorkshire Terriers

Domestic Dogs
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Tiny, fiesty, and sometimes persnickety, the Yorkshire terrier is one of the most popular dog breeds. Learn more about these miniature dogs, from their origins to their quirky personality traits.

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978-1-61473-638-7
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Life Sciences
Copyright 2007
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2007-01-01
BISACS JNF003170, JNF003060
Dewey 636.76
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 3.0
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 113464
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
Yorkshire Terrier Club of America
Wikipedia
Yahooligans
  • Name that Dog!
  • It All Started in Scotland
  • Furry Little toys
  • Small, Yet Smart and Brave
  • Yorkshire Puppies
  • Yorkies at Home and at Work
  • Caring for a Yorkshire terrier
  • Glossary
  • To Find out more
  • Index
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.

Reviews

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 →