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Insects on the Arctic Tundra

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Insects on the Arctic Tundra
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A Very Quick Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   5.81

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    midge, miserable, ordinary, however, caption, longer, tundra, during, kinds, also, than, insect, arctic, deer, another, people

Other Languages
     Spanish: Insectos de la tundra ártica


Insects on the Arctic Tundra
By Sheri Skelton
  

1     Caption: a biting midge or no-see-um
 
2     Not very many kinds of insects can live on the arctic tundra. However, the insects that do live there can make the tundra a very miserable place for people in the summer. Mosquitoes live under the snow during the winter. They have a chemical in their bodies that keeps them from freezing. In the summer when the ground is wet and soggy, millions of mosquitoes come out. Arctic bumblebees have longer and thicker hair and .....
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    Birds  
 
    Deserts  
 
    Fish  
 
    Freshwater  
 
    Grasslands  
 
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