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Rain Forest
Catch a Canary

Rain Forest
Rain Forest


Catch a Canary
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 1 to 2
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   0.73

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    window, doves, feeder, kinds, longer, rainforest, rainforests, smugglers, alone, also, awful, band, being, bird, born, cage

Other Languages
     Spanish: Atrapar un canario


Catch a Canary
By Mary Lynn Bushong
  

1     Jan stared out the window. She watched the birds at the feeder.
 
2     There were many kinds of birds. Some were very small like purple finches. Some were larger like doves or cardinals.
 
3     There was a new bird at a feeder. It was yellow. It had black on its wings.
 
4     "Look, Mom," she said, "it is a new bird. It looks like Fred."
 
5     Mom came over and looked.
 
6     "Oh," she said, "it is a wild canary. It does look a little like our canary."
 
7     They watched the yellow bird a while. Then it flew off.
 
8     "I like that bird. I wish we could catch it and keep it," said Jan.
 
9     "That might be nice for us," said Mom. "But it would not be good for the bird. It has grown up being free. It would not like living in a small cage."

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Animals
    Amphibians  
 
    Birds  
 
    Deserts  
 
    Fish  
 
    Freshwater  
 
    Grasslands  
 
    Insects  
 
 
    Invertebrates  
 
    Mammals  
 
    Oceans  
 
    Polar Regions  
 
    Rain Forest  
 
    Reptiles  
 



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