Sea Turtles

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

Sea turtles swim gracefully through aquamarine waters and then make an arduous journey ashore to build a nest and lay their eggs. This title introduces young readers to a reptile that's plays an amazing role in ocean ecosystems. Kinds gain a comprehensive overview of a sea turtle's life cycle, various species, and the different habitats in which these animals live.

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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 597.92
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 103752
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 Caribbean Conservation Corporation & Sea Turtle Survival League
Sea Turtle, Inc.
Sea Turtle Restoration Project
Sea Turtles
  • The Sargasso Sea
  • Shells and Bills
  • Tracking Turtles
  • Turtle Folklore
  • Humans and Sea Turtles
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • The Animal Kingdom---Where Do Sea Turtles 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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