Warm, wet swamps are filled with amazing wildlife. The animals highlighted in this dramatic series are perfectly suited for life in their waterlogged world. Each title focuses on one animal and explores how it thrives in its wetland environment; what it eats; how it spends its days and nights; and how it raises its young. Vocabulary and content are expertly crafted to meet second-grade reading and science curriculum standards. Glossaries help build vocabulary, and bright, attractive photos will spark readers' curiosity about swamp animals. Innovative, age-appropriate activities, critical-thinking questions, and easy-to-understand fact boxes keep the pages turning and the pace lively and interactive.