The powerful jaguar roams the dark rain forest at night. Its size and speed make this spotted hunter a threat to smaller animals. But Jaguars face dangers, too. In Jaguars, learn how people are working to protect the big cats and their rain forest home.
Focuses on unique characteristics of amazing rain forest creatures and their adaptations to the environment.- Features vivid photos closely matched to clear text. Labels on photos reinforce key vocabulary. Supports the early elementary science curriculum. Written by an elementary school teacher and developed in consultation with a reading specialist, Susan Nations, M. Ed., to promote vocabulary, comprehension, and other aspects of reading proficiency. Lists print and web sources of further information. Includes Table of Contents, Glossary, Index (Hardcover) (Bilingual)