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Weird-but-True Facts

Set of 4 titles
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Did you know that rats are ticklish? Or that one-fourth of the bones in your body are in your feet? Or that President Thomas Jefferson introduced french fries to the United States? From creepy crawlies to ancient inventions, pumpkin-boat racing to the smallest bone in your body, our Weird-but-True Facts series offers all kinds of weird facts that are amazing, unexpected, gross, creepy, and astonishing--and all true! Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, and an introduction to the author and illustrator.

Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2013
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Publication Date 2013-01-01
BISACS JNF051000, JNF038000, JNF025000
Dewey 500-612
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 820-920
Guided Reading Level T-V
ATOS Reading Level 5.0-5.5
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents