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Chameleons of the Rain Forest

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Gold (Levels 21-22)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Environment, Habitats
  • Genre: Report
  • Strategy/Skills: Exploring text structure, Comparing and contrasting, Distinguishing fact from opinion
  • Page Count: 32
  • Reading Level: 21
  • Item Code: 200448
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  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1824, ACELA1825, ACELY1668, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

Why do some people call chameleons tiny dragons? What is the chameleon's secret weapon? Visit Madagascar with Rod Morris to find out about these amazing animals.

After you have completed the Reader

This story has lots of facts about different kinds of chameleons. Choose two kinds of chameleon. Use a Venn diagram to show what is the same and what is different about the chameleons. Explain the diagram to someone in your family.

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