Ruby-throated Hummingbirds

Chris Bowman (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031620

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Description

The wings of ruby-throated hummingbirds are incredible machines, beating nearly 53 times per second and strong enough to fly across the Gulf of Mexico in a single trip! Common in North America, these birds are a delight to observe as they zoom and hover in backyards and gardens. Learn more about ruby-throated hummingbirds in this brightly colored read!

Reading Level
Lexile
540L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
3.6
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Nature
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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