Snap!: A Book about Alligators and Crocodiles

Snap!: A Book about Alligators and Crocodiles

by Melvin Berger
     
 

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Did you know that a crocodile is usually longer, weighs more, and can outswim alligators? Children will learn all about these aquatic creatures--everything from where they live, what they eat, and how they survive--in this non-fiction easy reader.Renowned authors Melvin and Gilda Berger have created yet another fascinating science book. With simple, accessible text… See more details below

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Did you know that a crocodile is usually longer, weighs more, and can outswim alligators? Children will learn all about these aquatic creatures--everything from where they live, what they eat, and how they survive--in this non-fiction easy reader.Renowned authors Melvin and Gilda Berger have created yet another fascinating science book. With simple, accessible text and brilliant photographs, SNAP! A BOOK ABOUT ALLIGATORS AND CROCODILES is sure to be a big hit with parents and teachers alike!

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature
Do you know the difference between alligators and crocodiles? For one, their snouts are different�alligators have wide rounded ones while crocodiles have snouts that come to a point. These and many facts about reptiles that date back to the dinosaurs will fascinate young readers. They will learn what these creatures eat, how they hunt, raise their young and can survive for months without eating. Crocodiles and alligators may seem slow, but they can swim at five times the speed of a human and they can also move pretty quickly on land. Crocodiles are good parents and surprisingly, the Nile crocodile kills more humans than lions do. An excellent selection for home or school and a great way for kids to learn about this very unusual and ancient creature. A "Hello Reader! Science," Level 3, Grades 1 and 2. 2001, Scholastic,
— Marilyn Courtot

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439317467
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Series:
Scholastic Reader Series: Level 3
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
873,242
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.11(d)
Lexile:
440L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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