This comical, adorable, and fascinating reader documents the lives of monkeys living in the wild and includes details regarding their behavior, families, and environment. This carefully constructed text guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for Level 2 readers who are able to read alone, with minor assistance. The photography and extras featured in this title ensure a fun and interactive experience for the reader and is sure to continue the National Geographic Kids Readers' success.
Anne Schreiber is a thought leader in new media and education with over 20 years experience as a multi-media publisher, product developer, and educator. During her 12 year tenure at Scholastic, Anne was publisher for multiple reading, science and assessment products and she developed content for the award-winning television show, "The Magic School Bus." While working at Sesame Workshop, Anne developed content for the flagship science show "3-2-1 CONTACT." Anne began her career as an elementary school teacher and is the author of more than two dozen books for young children. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.
This high-interest, educationally vetted series of beginning readers features the magnificent images of National Geographic, accompanied by texts written by experienced, skilled children's book authors. The inside back cover of the paperback edition is an interactive feature based upon the book. Level 1 books reinforce the content of the book with a kinesthetic learning activity. In Level 2 books readers complete a Cloze letter, or fun fill-in, with vocabulary words.