A backstory to the wildly popular El capibara con botas. When is it better to be yourself rather than fit in with a group? In the Amazon Rainforest, a problem is growing. Trees are disappearing. The water is strange. All the animals in this northern corner of Peru decide to be quiet rather than act. Well, not all the animals! One cute squirrel monkey is not afraid of being different.
- 150 unique words
- 39 pages of text
- written in present tense
- setting: the rainforest in Ecuador
Information for teachers
By reading this book, your students will learn about four geographic regions of Ecuador, the Amazon Rainforest, South American animals, the water cycle, and deforestation. Great for elementary, middle school, and beginning high school classes. Includes numerous illustrations, supplementary English-Spanish non-fiction readings, complete glossary, and an enticing prologue.
To prepare your classes for this book, use the practical teacher’s guide.
Would you like to order a class set? We will give you a 10% discount on 25 or more copies of the same title. Please, order the novels via e-mail. Due to relatively small stock numbers, please allow 2-3 weeks for your order.
*All books and novels are copyright protected, which means that copying this book for use in your classroom is not permitted.