Grades 2 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 4.6
Lexile® Measure: AD870L
Guided Reading: N
- Animal Behavior and Structure
- Arctic Animals
- Antarctica and Arctic Regions
About This Book
Scholastic Discover More is a revolutionary new nonfiction line pairing stunning print books with corresponding interactive digital books that extend the learning online. Penguins unlocks a free 48-page digital companion book, Amazing Antarctica, offering even more information, photos, and videos!
Small in size but big in personality, stars of movies, TV, and games, penguins are loved by kids everywhere. This book reveals their real lives, far beyond our wildest imagination! Meet every one of the 17 different kinds of penguin; discover how they eat, sleep, talk, walk, and swim, and of course, the wonderful stories of how they look after their eggs and chicks. Big and beautiful Antarctic images, especially shot for this book, are combined with up-to-the-minute information from penguin experts, and dramatic modern graphics to entice confident and reluctant readers alike.
And there's lots to do! Be a marine biologist for a day, make and decorate a penguin egg, and track how the diminishing ice is threatening the lives of these fantastic creatures.