More than half the world’s chameleons live in Madagascar. Chameleons of the Rain Forest contains many interesting facts about these creatures and how they live, as well as information about other animals that live on the island. Features of the Book – Captioned photographs, – Labelled diagram, – Life cycle, – Measurements, – Specialised vocabulary – absorb, endangered, extinct, mammal, predator, prey, reptile, scales
Purpose Chameleons of the Rain Forest can be used to introduce and reinforce the following standards-related skills: – asking and answering questions about the text, – extending vocabulary by using a glossary, – using visual, structural, and meaning cues to read unknown words, – exploring rhyming words, – interpreting information in diagrams, charts, and graphs, – showing an awareness of the topic and audience.
Themes covered in this book are: Animals Birds and Insects, Environment, Habitats
Reading Level:21-22 (Gold)