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The Resource Thirsty, thirsty elephants, Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Fabricio Vanden Broeck

Thirsty, thirsty elephants, Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Fabricio Vanden Broeck

Label
Thirsty, thirsty elephants
Title
Thirsty, thirsty elephants
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Fabricio Vanden Broeck
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During a drought in Tanzania, Little Calf follows her herd and their leader--Grandma Elephant--in search of water
Summary
During a drought in Tanzania, Grandma Elephant is in search of water for her herd. Little Calf follows along and mimics her grandmother at each stop on their journey. When Grandma leads them to a watering hole she recalls from years before, the elephants are overjoyed and Little Calf splashes about with her tender leader. Grandma's persistence and powerful memory is something Little Calf will never forget. Based on true events
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562911
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Markle, Sandra
Dewey number
599.67/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD610L
  • Decoding demand: 71 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 86 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 74 (high)
  • Structure demand: 81 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 610
  • 610
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Reading level
2.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vanden Broeck, Fabricio
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African elephant
  • Droughts
  • African elephant
  • Droughts
  • African elephant
  • Droughts
  • Tanzania
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Thirsty, thirsty elephants, Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Fabricio Vanden Broeck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1758322
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781580896344
Lccn
2015017345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781580896344
  • (OCoLC)908660891
Label
Thirsty, thirsty elephants, Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Fabricio Vanden Broeck
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1758322
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781580896344
Lccn
2015017345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781580896344
  • (OCoLC)908660891

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