How would you like to live your life in a suit of armor? That is what an armadillo does.
Armadillos have very long noses. They use their nose to sniff out things. They like to sniff out bugs and other good things to eat. They can smell very well.
This book is a shortened version of our popular “Armadillos: Animals that Wear Armor" and is intended for beginning readers. With only 1181 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the armadillo. They will find out the answers to these questions:
How well can an armadillo hear?
Do armadillos share their dens with other animals?
How many teeth do armadillos have?
How do armadillos float?
And many more!
Ages 5 to 8
Educational Versions include exercises designed to meet Common Core standards.
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About the Author
Caitlind Alexander is the author of over 60 books for children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the 14 Fun Facts and 101 Fun Facts series, the Wonderful World of Animals Series, and the Miss Jones series. She lives in California where she loves to visit historic places and learn about new things. She also loves to travel and has been all over the world.