Animal Families

Animal Families

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427165183

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Description

Children love to read about different kinds of animal families. In this fascinating new book, simple text explains how animals behave toward their young in different and sometimes surprising ways, from fish and reptile mothers who leave their young to fend for themselves to male wolves and penguins who help raise their babies. Engaging photographs also show how mammal mothers teach their young survival skills and how some animals live together in groups.

Reading Level
Lexile
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
ATOS
DRA
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Family Picture Books
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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