The Komodo dragon is the biggest lizard in the world. In fact, a Komodo dragon can grow to be 10 feet (3 metres) long. If a full-grown man laid down next to a Komodo dragon, the dragon would be a lot bigger than the man! The Komodo dragon can weigh up to 360 pounds (163 kilograms). That is as much as two average men weigh! Like all lizards, a Komodo dragon has four short legs and a long body. It also has a long tail. Their skin is brown with tan or black marks on it. Find out more about this wonderful animal and learn the answers to these questions: Are komodo dragons venomous? Komodo dragons have large ear holes, but how well do they hear? How far can a komodo dragon hear? Where do baby komodo dragons live? And many more! Learn what a komodo dragon looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Ages 7 - 10 Reading Level 3.8 All measurements in American and metric. LearningIsland.com believes in the value of children practicing reading for 15 minutes every day. Our 15-Minute Books give children lots of fun, exciting choices to read, from classic stories, to mysteries, to books of knowledge. Many books are appropriate for hi-lo readers. Open the world of reading to a child by having them read for 15 minutes a day.
|Author||Caitlind L. Alexander|