Pandas in Danger
Animals at Risk
Cute and playful creatures, pandas are one of the most beloved animals in the world. The only wild pandas live deep in the forests of China. That country's growing population is a great threat to the small number of remaining pandas. Deforestation, food shortages, and illegal hunting all play roles in endangering pandas today. Readers will learn about pandas, cubs, and what they need to survive in their habitats through a thoughtful narrative supported by fact boxes and graphic organizers. Colorful photographs reveal the beauty of the unique creatures that desperately need our help.
* Reviews *Series Review: Animals at Risk...With the specific focus on threats to the animals' survival, each of these titles provides a good introduction to the reasons they are endangered. The large, colorful photographs will immediately draw attention to these titles... The clear, easy-to-understand language presents a difficult topic in a child-friendly manner.School Library JournalSeries Review: Animals at RiskThis series packs a punch with up-close photos and wild facts, providing compelling information about the animals features. Students will also find out how they can help these endangered animals . Each book takes a closer look at the comparisons of species, their population, and geographic location in easy-to-read graph format.Library Media Connection