12 Epic Animal Adventures
grades 3-6, Lexile 720
Readers will take an armchair tour of 12 epic animal adventures, including endangered mammals on the Okavango Delta in Africa, unique animals on the Galapagos Islands, goats that climb the trees in Morocco to eat fruit, monkeys that soak in hot springs in Japan, and more.
Related Web Sites and Activities
National Geographic has a great little video about stingrays.
There are tons of materials, opportunities for citizen science, and more at Monarch Watch.
Learn more about little blue penguins through the Aquarium of the Pacific.
Watch some bear cams at Katmai National Park.
Merlin Tuttle's Bat Conservation is chock full of interesting things about bats.
Having respect for animals makes us better humans.
~ Jane Goodall ~