Animals and the weather
Part of the Do you know? BBC Earth series
Why do tree frogs like rain? How do animals live in very cold places? Find out all about bad weather, hot deserts and snowy mountains. Do You Know? is a series of levelled non-fiction books featuring video content, project work and critical-thinking activities to motivate and engage young learners.
Covering a range of STEM topics from nocturnal animals to climate change, Do You Know? takes an enquiry-based approach, developing children's language, communication and investigation skills. Recommended for children aged 7+, there are four levels progressing from CEFR level Pre-A1 to level A2.
Each reader is accompanied by online video content, audio, video and comprehension activities, and suggestions for project work.
Animals and the Weather, a Level 2 Reader, is A1 in the CEFR framework and supports YLE Movers exams.
Short sentences contain a maximum of two clauses, introducing the past tense and some simple adverbs.
4EA Cambridge Young Learners English Tests, 5AF Interest age: from c 5 years, ELHB ELT non-fiction & background readers, ELHF ELT literature & fiction readers, YQCR Educational: English language: readers & reading schemes, YQS Educational: Sciences, general science