Known for their astounding biodiversity, tropical rainforests are a perennially popular topic of study in elementary schools. Readers will encounter the fascinating plants and animals that can be found in the canopy, understory, and forest floor. They'll also learn about the importance of rainforests, as well as the causes and effects of rainforest destruction. Spectacular photographs will draw in students, while sidebar boxes encourage critical thinking.
Series: Let's Find Out! Biomes
Interest Level: Grades 1-5
Guided Reading Level: K
Lexile Level: 920
ISBN: 9781508106944 (Print) 9781508106746 (E-book)