Real Monsters: Gila Monster: Venomous Desert Dweller, 1st Edition

  • Carolyn Bernhardt
  • Published By: Checkerboard Library
  • ISBN-10: 1624023770
  • ISBN-13: 9781624023774
  • DDC: 597.95952
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 9th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Meet the monstrous Gila Monster as it creeps across the desert! This book introduces the unique features of this wild animal including habitat, life cycle, physical characteristics, diet, threats, and defenses. Also included are a range map and a food chain diagram. Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Meet a Gila Monster.
2: Creature Feature.
3: Death Breath?.
4: Buried at Birth.
5: Tough Skin, Toxic Bite.
6: Burrow Behavior.
7: Slow and Subdued.
8: Danger in the Desert.
9: Future Discovery.