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    Characteristics:
  • More complex concepts and storylines

  • Pictures enhance and extend the text

  • Sophisticated language and structure

  • Multicultural themes

  • Diverse settings
     

 


    Supports and Builds

    Fluent Reader Abilities:
  • Understands setting- time and place

  • Understands punctuation affects expression and meaning

  • Pays closer attention to descriptive detail

  • Identifies facts and supplementary detail

  • Draws conclusions from stories- some indication of underlying theme


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Item#
2728
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Caribbean Cats

Nine homeless kitties go island-hopping in the Caribbean Sea.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2    
 
RR Level:        23   
 
Page Count:    16     

Word Count:   637   
 


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Item#
2753
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Mirounga's Pup

A northern elephant seal pup grows up.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2    
RR Level:        n/a   
 
Page Count:    16     

Word Count:   467    
 


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Item#
2721
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Alexander and the Stallion

A perceptive young boy tames a spirited stallion.

(Nonfiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2   
 
RR Level:        23   
 
Page Count:    16     

Word Count:   434    
 


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Item#
2746
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Hoops and Me

A young boy meets a
basketball legend.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:      2   

RR Level:         n/a  
 
Page Count:     16    

Word Count:    929   
 

 



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Item#
2750
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 Jeepers

A true story of a needy and active former racing dog that becomes a beloved and admired pet.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2    
 
RR Level:        n/a   

Page Count:    16    

Word Count:  1021
 


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Item#
2764
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The Legend of Scarface

The writing of an original legend about a brave mustang stallion.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2     
RR Level:        n/a   

Page Count:    12    

Word Count:   900   
 

 


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Item#
2784
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The Stone Hat

A story of how the ancient, underground army of the first emperor of China was found.

(Fiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2    
 
RR Level:        n/a   
Page Count:    16    
Word Count:   849   
 

 


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Item#
2773
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Springs

Springs can be found in unexpected places, and they can do amazing things.

(Nonfiction)
Reading Level: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2    
RR Level:        24   
Page Count:    16   
Word Count:   245 


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Item# 2783
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The Wild Parrots of San Francisco

Wild parrots enliven the streets and parks of San Francisco, California.

(Informational)
FP Level: M
Grade Level:    2-3  
Reading Stage: Fluent 4
RR Level:         21   
 
Page Count:    16     

Word Count:   570   
 

Book Note is not yet available


Item#
2766
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Day at the Fair, A

Animals, games, rides, food, and exhibits entertain a family at a country fair.

(Informational)
FP Level: N
Grade Level:    3    
Reading Stage: Fluent 4
RR Level:        20  
 
Page Count:    16     

Word Count:    603    

 Book Note is not yet available

Item# 2769
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Hidden in the Midden

Pack rats in the southwest United States preserve bits of history and prehistory.

(Informational)
FP Level: N
Grade Level:    3     
Reading Stage: Fluent 4
RR Level:        20   
 
Page Count:    12     

Word Count:   312   
 
 

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Item# 2781
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In Black Bear Country

The author learns about the eating habits of black bears in Vermont.

(Informational)
FP Level: N
Grade Level:    3  
Reading Stage: Fluent 4
RR Level:        22   
 
Page Count:    12     

Word Count:   677   
 
 

Book Note is not yet available


Item#
2767
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Haiku for You

The writing and history of Haiku poetry is examined.

(Informational)
FP Level: O
Grade Level:    3-4  
Reading Stage: Fluent 4
RR Level:        22   
 
Page Count:    16     

Word Count:    655   
 

 

Book Note is not yet available


Item#
2764
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The Legend of Scarface

The writing of an original legend about a brave mustang stallion.

(Informational)
FP Level: Q
Grade Level:  4  Reading Stage: Fluent 4
Grade Level:    2   
RR Level:       19
Page Count:   12  
Word Count:  900 
 

 


For more instructional use see Book Note
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