In this leveled book, Mama Penguin goes out to sea, leaving Papa Penguin to take care of their egg for sixty days through harsh weather. Information about Emperor Penguins is presented within a story.
An AR™ Quiz is available for this title.
Theme support: animal fantasy and adventures, family ties, exploring our surroundings, under the ocean, going places, being me, neighborhood news, special friends/the surprise family, weather, realistic fiction
Book: 12 pages, 5 1/2″ x 6 1/2″
Guided Reading Level: F
Intervention/Reading Recovery Level: 12
Seedling Level: Early Fluent
Word Count: 136
Literary Genre: Nonfiction
Title Notes: This title is included in Matching Books to Readers: Using Leveled Books in Guided Reading, K-3, and has been officially leveled by Reading Recovery®.