Gliding quietly along the banks of a river, crocodiles are formidable members of the animal kingdom who don't give their prey much warning. Young readers get a glimpse at various crocodile species and habitats and learn about the hunting skills that make these creatures famous. Informative text and exciting pictures introduce kids to the incredible reptiles that have prowled our planet for millions of years.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||40|
|Graphics||Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations|
|Dimensions||8 x 9.5|
|Guided Reading Level||W|
|ATOS Reading Level||6.0|
|ATOS Interest Level||MG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||103747|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||PBS Kids: NOVA Online/Crocodiles
One World Magazine - The Crocodile Files
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- My, What Big Teeth...
- Mother of the Year
- Crocodile Traditions
- Humans and Crocodiles
- For More Information
- The Animal Kingdom--Where Do Crocodiles Fit In?
A noteworthy review of The World of Reptiles from Children's Bookwatch on February 1, 2006
Specifically designed for young readers grades 3 through 8, the informative text is written at a fourth grade proficiency level. Each forty page volume is published with a reinforced library binding for maximum shelf life, is enhanced with impressive full-color photography and… View →