What is a top predator?

What is a top predator?

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179562

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This informative and beautiful book looks at apex, or top, predatorsanimals that are not eaten by other animals in their habitatsand why these animals play a very important role in keeping food chains in balance. Students are introduced to the energy pyramid, which shows that there are fewer top predators than other animals and gives reasons why many of these animals are endangered. Humans, the most powerful top predators, are the biggest threat to these essential endangered animals.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Animals, Birds & Insects
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
English (US)
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