Animal Sprinting Stars

Animal Olympics
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Which animal athletes would win the gold, silver, and bronze medal in a sprinting competition: the green basilisk lizard, cheetah, or peregrine falcon? Explore the animal kingdom's best sprinters and compare how their skills rate against one another. Additional features include fun facts, captivating photos, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

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978-1-5038-2179-8
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2018
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2017-08-01
BISACS JNF051150, JNF003000
Dewey 591.47
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 720
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 4.2
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 190780
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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

  • Star Sprinters
  • Water Walking Lizard
  • The Speedy Cheetah
  • Dive Bombing Falcon
  • The Award Ceremony
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Susan E. Hamen

Susan E. Hamen has written more than 20 books for children and loves learning about new things when she writes. Her book Clara Barton: Civil War Hero and American Red Cross Founder was chosen for the American Library Association's 2011 Amelia Bloomer Project Book List. She lives in Minnesota with her husband, Ryan, and her two children, Maggie and Jack.