Caution: Turtles and Frogs Ahead!
From the Series Wildlife Rescue
Reptiles and amphibians need special help crossing roads.
This book focuses on different approaches, from tiny turtle tunnels under railroad tracks in Japan, to salamander tunnels and turtle crossing guards in the U.S., to toad tunnels in the UK, and bucket brigades for frogs and toads in France.
|Grade 1 - Grade 3
|5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Animals
|Red Chair Press
|Red Chair Press
|Number of Pages
|JNF003220, JNF003340, JNF057000
|10 x 8
|Guided Reading Level
|Author/Illustrator biography, Awards, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sidebars, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides
Author: Joanne Mattern
Joanne Mattern is the author of many books for children. She loves writing about sports, animals, and interesting people. Mattern lives in New York State with her family.
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- Green Earth Book Award Longlist
“Descriptions and photos offer an engaging, well-rounded introduction to innovative examples of humans helping animals. Well-executed presentation of an intriguing wildlife preservation topic.”—School Library Journal