Nature Up Close
From the Series Look Closely (LOOK! Books ™)
In Nature Up Close, young readers first view a butterfly wing, cactus spines, the leaves of a Venus flytrap, and the shell of an armadillo. Then readers see each plant and animal in its natural environment and learn how these features contribute to its survival.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Red Chair Press|
|Imprint||Red Chair Press|
|Number of Pages||24|
|BISACS||JNF037030, JNF037040, JNF003250|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Guided Reading Level||L|
|ATOS Reading Level||1.5|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||503640|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary words bolded within text, Photo captions, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides|
Author: Alice Boynton
Alice Boynton has 20 years of classroom experience. She is the author of numerous books for young readers and the coauthor of a series on teaching nonfiction.
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Look Closely (LOOK! Books ™)
In Look Closely, readers are challenged to identify people, plants, animals, structures, and objects from an extreme close-up of each one. An accompanying riddle provides clues. The complete image is then revealed along with fascinating facts about it. View available downloads →