Small Game Hunting

Rabbit, Raccoon, Squirrel, Opossum, and More

From the Series Great Outdoors Sports Zone

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Are you up for a challenge? Hunting small game, such as squirrels, rabbits, and raccoons, requires patience, good eyesight, and shooting skill. These small animals are expert hiders and move fast! But whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned sportsperson, you’ll have a good time hunting in woodlands and thick brush for small game.

Enter the Great Outdoors Sports Zone to learn about the history, gear, rules, and best techniques connected to small game hunting. You’ll discover:
• What are the different types of small game tracks.
• What gear you need to become an expert small game hunter.
• How rules about small game hunting help preserve small game populations.
• How to prepare and cook your game.

Are you into outdoor sports? Then get into your favorite zone!

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies
Category Sports
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 5.6
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF054030, JNF051150
Dewey 799.2'5
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.625 x 9.25
Lexile 860
Guided Reading Level V
ATOS Reading Level 5.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 152736
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, Recipes, Reviewed, Sidebars, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Author: Tom Carpenter

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Great Outdoors Sports Zone

This fun, fact-filled series takes a high-interest approach to hunting and fishing. Readers will learn what is involved in different types of outdoor sports, including preparation, techniques, gear, and what kinds of game are sought. The books also emphasize the importance of safety,… View available downloads →


School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“[T]hese profiles of North American game hunting and fishing are valuable for their breadth of coverage.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple