Wild Work! Animal Trainers

Stephanie Kuligowski (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383601

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Description

Animal trainers care for many different types of animals! Children will explore some of the methods that trainers use, such as affection bonding and classical and operant conditioning, while simultaneously gaining an understanding of animal instincts and animal rehabilitation. Readers are invited to learn about the variety of animals that trainers work with and are encouraged to find an area of study to focus on if they want to become an animal trainer. With stunning images, interesting facts, a glossary of useful terms, informational text, and an interview with a real-life animal trainer, readers will be intrigued and delighted as they move through this fascinating title.

Reading Level
Lexile
790L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
T
ATOS
4.9
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Nature People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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