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Alligators: Floating Logs of the Swamp (15-Minute Books Book 346) Caitlind Alexander

Alligators: Floating Logs of the Swamp (15-Minute Books Book 346)

Caitlind Alexander

Published March 21st 2013
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Kindle Edition
24 pages
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An alligator is an animal that looks a lot like a huge lizard.Alligators have thick, hard skin across the entire top of their body. This skin is greenish brown in color. It is covered with bony plates called scutes. These scutes help protect theMoreAn alligator is an animal that looks a lot like a huge lizard.Alligators have thick, hard skin across the entire top of their body. This skin is greenish brown in color. It is covered with bony plates called scutes. These scutes help protect the alligator just like a turtles shell protects the turtle.The skin on an alligators belly is much softer and thinner. It is also much lighter in color. It is a yellowish white color.Find out more about this amazing animal and learn the answers to these questions:How long can an alligator hold its breath?How do you tell the difference between an alligator and a crocodile?If an alligator is frozen in the ice, can it live?How many teeth will an alligator have in its lifetime?How do alligators help keep other animals in their area alive?Learn what an alligator looks like, where they live, what they eat, who are their enemies, how babies are born, and other fun facts.Ages 7 to 10All measurements in American and metric.LearningIsland.com believes in the value of children practicing reading for 15 minutes every day. Our 15-Minute Books give children lots of fun, exciting choices to read, from classic stories, to mysteries, to books of knowledge. Many books are appropriate for hi-lo readers. Open the world of reading to a child by having them read for 15 minutes a day.