The Amazon: River in a Rain Forest

The Amazon: River in a Rain Forest

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778791645

Read Now

Description

Second in length only to the Nile, the Amazon River carries a greater volume of water than any other river in the world. This attractive book features the fascinating facts about this far-reaching river and the animals, plant life, and indigenous cultures that live in the surrounding rain forest.

Reading Level
Lexile
999L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
6.7
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Geography People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
More Like This

Sweden

Rachel Grack

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 160014490X

Located in Scandinavia in Northern Europe, Sweden experiences some very cold weather. Many polar bears call Sweden home! In addition to the wildlife of Sweden, this title introduces readers to the physical geography of Sweden, its traditions and customs, and how Swedes live from day to day. Blastoff! Series

Africa

Emily Rose Oachs (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031484

Madagascar, the Nile River, and the Sahara Desert are just a few memorable places in Africa! With over fifty countries, this continent is rich in minerals and animal diversity. Wildebeests and zebras roam the grasslands while hungry predators lurk for their next meal. In this title, young readers will explore more about life on the second largest continent in the world.

Antarctica

Emily Rose Oachs (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031491

Temperatures rarely rise above freezing on this icy, windy continent. Because of its harsh climate, only the toughest can survive. Penguins, whales, and seals dive into the chilly water and feast on fish. Brave the cold and learn more about the extreme continent of Antarctica in this engaging childrens title.

Asia

Emily Rose Oachs (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031507

Earths highest and lowest surface points can be found in Asia, the largest continent. Travelers flock to Asia to gaze upon the Great Wall and the Taj Mahal. Some even aspire to climb Mount Everest! Pick up this book to discover more about this continent that is home to more than four billion people.

Europe

Emily Rose Oachs (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031521

Although its the second smallest continent on Earth, Europe has the third largest population. Rich in history, literature, and art, European culture has been a far-reaching influence all over the globe. Give students the opportunity to discover how Europe stands out in this fascinating title!

North America

Emily Rose Oachs (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031538

As the only continent with every climate present, North America hosts an amazing variety of plants and animals. North America holds some of the worlds largest freshwater lakes, where gigantic boats travel and enormous fish swim. Unique for its varied landscape and cross-country highways, North America leaves a great deal for young readers to explore!