What is an Elephant?

What is an Elephant?

Bobbie Kalman John Crossingham (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778789956

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As the worlds largest land animals, elephants inspire awe in all of usan awe that has led to myths of might and memory. Despite its immense strength, however, the elephant is a timid creature that uses its power only to defend itself against predators. Kids will learn many facts about these gentle pachyderms, including: the social structure of elephants, in which the female is the leader the animals many, dexterous uses for its trunk the history of the elephants even larger ancestors, including woolly mammoths the dangers that poaching, loss of habitat, and the ivory trade pose to the elephants future

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Animals, Birds & Insects
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
English (US)
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