From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Continents

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Antarctica is the coldest place on Earth. The average temperature is –58 degrees F. Brrr! That’s why no one lives there. But there are lots of animals. Penguins, Walruses and Polar Bears are well adapted to the chilly climate. Learn more about this fascinating land of ice and snow in this informative book.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction
Copyright 2005
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Pull Ahead Books
Imprint LernerClassroom
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2005-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 1.9
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF038090, JNF045000
Dewey 919.8'9
Graphics 1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.125 x 7
Lexile 530
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 2.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 80437
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Maps, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and Websites


The Horn Book Guide

“This early introduction to the continent strives to engage young readers with photographs, maps, informal language, and interesting facts unique to Antarctica.”
The Horn Book Guide

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Pull Ahead Books — Continents

Journey to all parts of the earth in this geography starter series. Readers will be introduced to each continent’s landforms and agriculture, animals, famous cities, and sites. Also discussed are occupations, activities, languages, and cultures on each continent. View available downloads →