How Chipmunk Got Its Stripes

How Chipmunk Got Its Stripes

Brooke Harris (author), Juan Bautista Juan Oliver (illustrator)

Publisher: Newmark Learning ISBN: 9781612691701

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Description

Do you know why all chipmunks have three stripes down their backs? This pourquoi tale gives a creative explanation as to how this happened. This tale originated with the Seneca Indians.

Reading Level
Lexile
300L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
K
ATOS
2.3
DRA
18
Categories
Genre
Legends & Myths Picture Books
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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