Amazing animals are found in the jungles of India, the forests of Russia, and the deserts of Iran. ASTOUNDING! Asian Animals features pandas, leopards, cobras, and other species from the world's largest continent. The Spectrum® Readers are the perfect Common Core aligned tool to support the development of nonfiction reading skills. Each leveled reader features high-interest informational content, exciting full-color photo images, and Common Core aligned comprehension practice focused on the development of critical thinking skills. Leveled to the respected Fountas and Pinnell and Lexile systems, these are perfect for young readers who are ready to explore leisure reading on their own. Plus, this interactive version features two read-along options and sound effects that enhance the reading experience. Young readers can choose to have the text read aloud to them, providing a great opportunity to gain confidence with unfamiliar words.