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Slow and Steady--The Sloth

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Slow and Steady--The Sloth
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A Short Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 1 to 2
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   1.16

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    arms, caption, cling, faster, mammal, mothers, rarely, sloth, swimmers, also, back, birth, each, foot, front, hard
     content words:    South America

Other Languages
     Spanish: Lento y tranquilo - El perezoso


Slow and Steady--The Sloth
By Jody Williams
  

1     Caption: A three-toed sloth at the Dallas zoo enjoying a snack.
 
2     The sloth is known as the slowest mammal in the world. Green algae sometimes grows on its back. The algae helps to hide it. The sloth spends most of its time in the trees. It lives in Central and South America. The rain forest is its home.

Paragraphs 3 to 4:
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