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Penguins Are Built for Swimming

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Penguins Are Built for Swimming
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A Very Quick Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 3 to 5
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   2.67

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    species, compact, emperor, paddle, however, bird, awkward, kind, what, seem, deep, breathe, land, strong, stay, penguin
     content words:    Happy Feet

Other Languages
     Spanish: Los pingüinos están hechos para nadar


Penguins Are Built for Swimming
By Colleen Messina
  

1     What kind of bird can't fly? Penguins are one kind! In water, they are graceful. On land, they look awkward. There are 17 species of these amazing birds. Some explorers thought they were fish. Penguins swim well. They have compact bodies. They have strong muscles. They can paddle fast. They pop out of the water every few feet. Then .....
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