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The Resource Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird, by Stephanie Spinner ; illustrations by Meilo So

Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird, by Stephanie Spinner ; illustrations by Meilo So

Label
Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird
Title
Alex the parrot
Title remainder
no ordinary bird
Statement of responsibility
by Stephanie Spinner ; illustrations by Meilo So
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words
Summary
Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words
Writing style
Award
Delaware Diamonds (book award), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10156030
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spinner, Stephanie
Dewey number
636.6/865
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 680
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • Lower Grades
  • 3-5
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Reading level
  • 4.1.
  • 4.2.
  • 4.1
  • 4.20
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
So, Meilo
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • A/R 4.1 lower grades 0.5 points.
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African gray parrot
  • African gray parrot
  • African gray parrot
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
no ordinary bird
Label
Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird, by Stephanie Spinner ; illustrations by Meilo So
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn716068981
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
41 pages
Isbn
9780375868467
Lccn
2011014381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)716068981
Label
Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird, by Stephanie Spinner ; illustrations by Meilo So
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn716068981
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
41 pages
Isbn
9780375868467
Lccn
2011014381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)716068981

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