Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 5 to 9
- Grade: 1 to 2
Written in a simple and easy-to-understand style, Animals called Mammals introduces the major characteristics of mammals, including fur and backbones, to young readers. Primates, rodents, marsupials, and other mammal groups are also introduced, using delightful images and simple descriptions. Information boxes are used throughout the book to explain more difficult concepts to advanced readers.
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Animals Called Mammals (What Kind of Animal is it?)Children find out about mammal babies, food, homes, teeth and claws. Large print and clear pictures focus on primates, rodents, marsupials and other groups.
Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Canadian Children’s Book News. 2006.