Cover image for Wetlands
Physical Description:
24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
400 L Lexile

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The popular Seedlings series offers irresistible introductions to animals, birds, sea life, insects, eco systems, and an array of transporation. Written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest of readers, these books spotlight the bodies, behaviors, and habitats of living things and the parts, operation, and roles of vehicles. As introductions to informational text, these titles will plant the seeds of knowledge! A kindergarten-level introduction to wetlands, covering their climate, plant and animal life, and defining features.

Author Notes

Kate Riggs is a Minnesota-based editor and author of children's and young adult nonfiction books. In 2012, her book Dolphins (Amazing Animals) was honored as the winner of the Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award for Transitional Nonfiction.

Table of Contents

Hello, Wetland!p. 4
Salty or Freshp. 6
Home to Manyp. 8
Salty Swampsp. 10
Freshwater Floatingp. 12
Watery Areasp. 15
Wetland in Actionp. 16
Goodbye, Wetland!p. 19
Picture a Wetlandp. 20
Words to Knowp. 22
Read Morep. 23
Websitesp. 23
Indexp. 24