The Living Rain Forest (SE)

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In The Living Rain Forest, children will love reading about the photographer naturalist and Nic Bishop as he explores the multilayered rain forest. Throughout the book he explains why this fragile environment is home to such a variety of life.

The features of this book are:

  • Factual text with precise language
  • The contents page, glossary, and index
  • A variety of amazing photographs
  • Fact boxes
  • Captions that provide additional information
  • The graph, map, and diagrams
  • Writing that contains fact and opinion

The Living Rain Forest can also be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills:

  • Retrieving information from a non-fiction text
  • Exploring the form and function of captions
  • Studying the use of adjectives
  • Studying the origin and use of compound words
  • Comparing a book with other books by the same author
  • Using a text as a basis for research

Themes covered in this book are: Animals Birds and Insects, Environment, Life Science

Reading Level:25-26 (Emerald)

AuthorNic Bishop

SeriesSkyrider Chapters

Year Level4


Guided Reading Level26


Theme/Topicand insects | Animals | birds | Environment | Life Science

Strategy/Skillsfeatures of non-fiction | Information skills | vocabulary and word

Page Count32