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Beagle : A Howling Good Time
Beagle

What’s the truth about beagles? Are they all nose and no brain? No way! A beagle certainly has a powerful nose to work with—it has 220 million scent-receptors compared to the human’s puny 5 million. But there’s a lot more to beagles than the nose. And you won’t have any doubts once you’ve met Trouble. This member of the USDA’s Beagle Brigade works at Miami’s airport—sniffing out banned meats, fruit, and other plant items. During five years on the job, Trouble has found over 1,800 banned food items! ....

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Title: Beagle
Subtitle: A Howling Good Time
Author: Duncan Searl
Copyright Date Orig:  2009
Dewey Decimal Number: 636
ATOS: 4.6
Lexile®: 880
SRC Quiz Available: Yes
DRP: 57
Guided Reading: L
Reading Recovery: 20
Availability: In Stock

 
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Little Dogs Rock!

SPECIFICATIONS

Reading Level: 3, Interest Level: 2 – 7

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

RESEARCH FEATURES

Table of Contents
Glossary
Bibliography
Index
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KEY FEATURES

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

CURRICULUM CONNECTION

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

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