Trap-Door Spiders and Other Amazing Predators
From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Animal Superpowers
Lots of animals hunt prey to survive. Many of them attack with sharp teeth and claws. But did you know that some animals have sneaky and clever ways of hunting? Trap-door spiders hide until just the right moment. A peacock mantis shrimp packs a powerful punch. And killer whales swim, dive, and work together. The animals in this book use lures, traps, and teamwork to catch their prey. Read this book to learn all about predators and their unique hunting tactics!
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Animals|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Searchlight Books ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom|
|Number of Pages||40|
|Reading Counts! Level||5.3|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||R|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.8|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||187115|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: Rebecca E. Hirsch
Rebecca E. Hirsch is an award- winning children's author with a PhD in plant biology. Her picture books include Plants Can't Sit Still and Night Creatures: Animals That Swoop, Crawl, and Creep while You Sleep. She lives with her husband and three children in State College, Pennsylvania. You can visit her online at rebeccahirsch.com.
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