“A story of travel from here to there, a young armadillo who goes everywhere.”
Armando is the story of an adventurous armadillo who heads out to see the world. In time, he encounters suburban neighborhoods with yards, homes, people and pets. Will Armando safely find his way back home?
Written in rhyming text and supplemented with facts against a background of full-color, realistic illustrations, Armando - An Adventurous Nine-Banded Armadillo Tale is a unique resource for classroom discussions.
This paperback book includes a world and habitat map, glossary of vocabulary words, and a wide range of discussion questions giving every student, regardless of reading level, an opportunity to think critically and participate!
Gentle themes of shared habitat, human-animal interaction, and wildlife management integrate science into your reading curriculum.
Corresponding Armando activity cards, posters, and wristbands are also available on TpT. The cards reinforce the reading skills of:
reconstructing a sequence
comparing and contrasting
This book, when used in conjunction with the activity cards, provides the materials needed for an engaging literacy learning center.