In Armored Animals, early fluent readers learn about animals such as the armadillo, rhinoceros, and crab that protect themselves against predators with thick skin or protective plating. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they explore the unique adaptations of these armored animals.
An infographic illustrates a beetle's exoskeleton, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about armored animals using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Armored Animals also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.
Armored Animals is part of Jump!'s Back Off! Animal Defenses series.