Cover image for Penguins!
Title:
Penguins!
Author:
Schreiber, Anne.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
31 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Learn about penguins and how they live.
General Note:
"National Geographic kids"--Cover.
Language:
English
Contents:
What are they? -- Where are they? -- Not just any bird -- What's for dinner? -- Life on land -- Chick is born -- Longest march -- Penguin parade -- Penguin play -- Picture glossary.
Reading Level:
NC 750 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.8 0.5 131328.

Reading Counts RC K-2 3.6 1 Quiz: 46932.
ISBN:
9781426304262

9781426304279

9781442001428
Format :
Book

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Summary

They waddled into stardom in National Geographic's March of the Penguins film. These guys are now nature's ROCK STARS! If you're age 5, you're probably as tall as an Emperor. But why do they throw up so much? March this way, and find out all!

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Author Notes

ANNE SCHREIBER is a graduate in Science Education from Cornell University and began her career as an elementary school teacher. She wrote the science content for the Magic School Bus television series. She has written more than a dozen books for young children. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.


Table of Contents

What Are They?p. 4
Where Are They?p. 6
Not Just Any Birdp. 8
What's for Dinner?p. 12
Life on Landp. 16
A Chick Is Bornp. 18
The Longest Marchp. 22
Penguin Paradep. 26
Penguin Playp. 30
Picture Glossaryp. 32

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