The World of Reptiles
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Exotic and intriguing, iguanas can be found everywhere from pet stores to the untamed wilderness of the Galapagos Islands. Amazing as these lizards are, however, they face serious threats to their growth as a species. Young readers discover how iguanas face an uncertain future and why conservation programs are critical to their survival.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category Life Sciences
Copyright 2006
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2006-01-01
BISACS JNF051050, JNF003190
Dewey 597.95
Graphics Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level V
ATOS Reading Level 5.5
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 103750
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Green Iguana
Rhinoceros Iguana
Green Iguana
  • On the Galapagos Islands
  • Green Dragon
  • A Lizard's Life
  • When Columbus Arrived
  • Humans and Iguanas
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • The Animal Kingdom---Where Do Iguanas Fit In?
  • Index
Author: Sophie Lockwood


A noteworthy review of The World of Reptiles from Children's Bookwatch on February 1, 2006

Specifically designed for young readers grades 3 through 8, the informative text is written at a fourth grade proficiency level. Each forty page volume is published with a reinforced library binding for maximum shelf life, is enhanced with impressive full-color photography and… View →

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