Do You Really Want to Visit a Coral Reef?

 

A child goes on a diving adventure in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, learning about the ocean, and encountering animals and plants that make their homes in this biom. Includes world map of coral reefs and glossary.

  • BISACS: JNF037070
  • Genre: Nonfiction
  • Subject: Life Science
  • Copyright: 2015
  • Publisher: RiverStream Publishing
  • Imprint: RiverStream Publishing
  • Language: English
  • Number of Pages: 24
  • Season: 2015-01-01
  • ISBN: 9781622432202
  • Title Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 9.25 x 8.25
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2
  • Lexile: 440
  • Guided Reading Level: J
  • ATOS Reading Level: 2.7
Do You Really Want to Visit a Wetland? A child prepares for an adventure to the Florida Everglades, and along the way he learns about the climate, the animals, and the plants that live in this unique environment. This title, part of Do You Really Want to Visit... Earth's Biomes series, offers readers their first introduction to one of the world's biomes by way of an adventure. Filled with full-color illustrations on every spread, the main character travels by airboat, a mode of transportation that is typical of that environs. Large, easy-to-read text accompanies each illustration and describes the various animals that are indigenous to the Everglades, such as crocodiles, alligators, manatees, and water moccasins. Young readers will learn of locations of additional wetlands around the world, as well as ways they can help to save the wetlands. Bibliography. Glossary. Websites. Recommended. School Library Connection [Sep 2015]