Climb, Koala! (National Geographic Pre-Reader)
Spend a day with the funny and adorable koala! Young readers will learn all about the basic beavior and habitats of these amazing animals. Through text features such as a vocabulary tree and a wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to new words and concepts - helping them expand their understanding of the world.
The source of fascinating articles and striking photographs for years, National Geographic has brought this high-interest combination down to the level of the youngest students. The readers are almost magazine-like in the quality of the photos and the short segments of interesting text. The information is concise and does not overload the children as they read-they can easily read through a book and feel an accomplishment while learning great information. Since the books are designed for children, they discuss topics that fascinate young minds-from bugs and animals to trucks. Each book is rated according to reading levels, with vocabulary and sentence lengths appropriate for each level. 32 pgs each, pb. - John