Arlon, Penelope

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
Confident Reader. Favorite topics in active and interactive print and digital books, specially designed for newly confident readers. Small in size but big in personality, stars of movies, TV, and games, penguins are loved by kids everywhere. This book reveals their real lives, far beyond our wildest imagination! Meet every one of the seventeen different kinds of penguin; discover how they eat, sleep, talk, walk, and swim; and of course, the wonderful stories of how they look after their eggs and chicks. Learn how penguins and their icy Antarctic home are threatened and simple things you can do to help out. Fantastic photos, structured layouts, and age-appropriate vocabulary entice newly confident readers into the world of information books. Data boxes, maps, and stats encourage related numeracy and science skills. Vetted by literacy experts. Each Confident Reader Digital Companion Book Features: 48 pages of additional content 15 illustrated encyclopedia entries 20 illustrated dictionary entries

Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780545330244
Characteristics: 80 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Gordon-Harris, Tory


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Mar 09, 2013
  • quinnandmama rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Penguins are awesome! Isn't the emperor penguin chick on the cover picture to the above left adorable?

Turns out penguins are actually black-n-white birds!


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