Meet a Baby Giraffe

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Giraffes are the tallest animals in the world. Baby giraffes grow fast. Soon they are almost as tall as their mothers. Baby giraffes’ coats blend in with the African grasses. This keeps them safe from lions and leopards. How do baby giraffes grow and change? Read this book to find out! This title also includes a life cycle diagram, a habitat map, fun facts, a glossary, and more!

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978-1-4677-8362-0
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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Animals, Science
Copyright 2016
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Lightning Bolt Books ®
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2015-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003280, JNF051150, JNF003330
Dewey 599.63813'92
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.75 x 10.25
Lexile 560
Guided Reading Level L
ATOS Reading Level 3.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 174196
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Maps, Photo captions, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Author: Samantha S. Bell

Samantha S. Bell has written and illustrated more than 30 books for children, from picture books to nonfiction for older students. She also teaches art and creative writing and presents lessons and workshops at schools, libraries, conferences, and writer’s groups. She lives in the upstate of South Carolina with her husband, four children, and lots of animals. Learn more about her at www.samanthabellbooks.com.

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Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

This exciting series from Lightning Bolt Books™ gives young readers a look into the lives of adorable baby African animals. Captivating photographs and clear, lively text draw readers into learning key life science concepts. Each book covers the animal’s birth and… View available downloads →