Sharks (Kingfisher Readers Series: Level 4)

Overview

With their sharp teeth, legendary speed, and menacing reputation, sharks are a perennial non-fiction favorite, and this book delivers an amazing array of information and stunning photography on all aspects of shark biology. From their amazing adaptations to their hunting, breeding, and threats to their habitat and survival, shark lovers will find answers to all their key questions as they progress. The introduction of primary and secondary text, in the form of captions and callouts helps build new reading skills,...

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Overview

With their sharp teeth, legendary speed, and menacing reputation, sharks are a perennial non-fiction favorite, and this book delivers an amazing array of information and stunning photography on all aspects of shark biology. From their amazing adaptations to their hunting, breeding, and threats to their habitat and survival, shark lovers will find answers to all their key questions as they progress. The introduction of primary and secondary text, in the form of captions and callouts helps build new reading skills, and the substantial glossary helps readers grow their vocabulary as they devour this fascinating subject.

LEVEL 4 – READING ALONE (cyan) 

Extent: 32pp, words per page: up to 100

Sentence structure and vocabulary will be more varied with a wider range

of sentence types, vocabulary and punctuation. Includes glossary and index.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780753469057
  • Publisher: Kingfisher
  • Publication date: 12/24/2012
  • Series: Kingfisher Readers Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 5 - 8 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.22 (w) x 9.31 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Meet the Author

ANITA GANERI is the author of the Award-winning book Horrible Geography. She is currently residing at West Yorkshire, England with her family. She was born in Calcutta India and her family immigrated to Europe. She attended primary and secondary school in England. Anita has spent many years working for publishers both as an editor and a foreign rights manager. She has published over 100 books.

 

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Table of Contents

Meet the shark 4

Sharks of the past 6

Where do sharks live? 8

Shark bodies 10

Shark colors 12

On the move 14

Shark senses 16

Food and hunting 18

Baby sharks 20

Whale sharks 22

Great white sharks 24

Shark attacks 26

Sharks in danger 28

Glossary 30

Index 32

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