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Yorkshire Terrier : Tiny but Tough
Yorkshire Terrier

Though known for their peanut size, Yorkies are in fact little powerhouses. In World War II, a dog named Smokey became one of the most famous Yorkshire Terriers of all time. Adopted by U.S. troops, this tough little dog helped soldiers lay communication lines in the war-torn Philippines. His petite size allowed him to thread the lines through narrow underground passages. After the war, Smokey became a celebrity—appearing on television 42 times. Today, Yorkies are common pets that consistently make ....

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Title: Yorkshire Terrier
Subtitle: Tiny but Tough
Copyright Date Orig:  2009
Dewey Decimal Number: 636
ATOS: 4.7
Lexile®: 860
SRC Quiz Available: Yes
DRP: 55
Guided Reading: L
Reading Recovery: 20
Availability: In Stock

 
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Little Dogs Rock!

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Reading Level: 3, Interest Level: 2 – 7

Trim: 8" x 10"
Pages: 32
Photos: Full color
Format: Reinforced Library Binding + eBook

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Narrative nonfiction text written as a high-interest story
100 words or less per two-page spread
Maps showing where dogs were originally bred
Graphic presentation of the characteristics that dog-show judges look for in each breed
Fact boxes

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Animals; Life Sciences; Community Helpers
CCSS Reading Standards for Informational Text

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