The Amazing Amazon

El maravilloso Amazonas

The Amazing Amazon

The Amazing Amazon

Informational (nonfiction), 2,176 words, Level U (Grade 4)
In this informational book, students learn what rainforests are and their locations on Earth. This book focuses on the largest--the Amazon rainforest. Readers will learn the four distinct layers that make up this incredible ecosystem and the animals that live in each one. Humorous "interviews" with some of these unusual creatures provide interesting insights into life in the rainforest. Photographs support the text.