Horses

In the Barnyard
  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

A simple look at the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of farm-raised horses. Additional features to aid comprehension include fact-filled callouts, detailed photographs, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

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978-1-5038-1521-6
$34.95
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Beginning Readers, Nonfiction
Category Life Sciences
Copyright 2017
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2016-08-01
BISACS JNF003080
Dewey 636.1
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 440
Guided Reading Level I
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources


  • Cute Horses
  • Long Bodies
  • Males and Females
  • Foals
  • Eating
  • Outdoor Life
  • Important Horses
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
  • About the Authors
Author: Cynthia Amoroso

Cynthia Amoroso holds undergraduate degrees in English and elementary education, and graduate degrees in curriculum and instruction as well as educational administration. Cynthia's past roles include teacher, assistant principal, district reading coordinator, director of curriculum and instruction, and curriculum consultant. She has extensive experience in reading, literacy, curriculum development, professional development, and continuous improvement processes. Cynthia enjoys reading, writing, gardening, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Author: Bob Noyed

Bob Noyed started his career as a newspaper reporter and freelance writer. Since then, he has worked in school communications and public relations at the state and national levels. He continues to write for both children and adult audiences. Bob lives with his wife in Woodbury, Minnesota.