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Discovery in the cave [electronic resource]. Mark Dubowski.

Dubowski, Mark. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307771582 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Books for Young Readers, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: This amazing true adventure story about the discovery of the Lascaux Cave will have young readers feeling that they've discovered something pretty special, too!In 1940, four teenage boys and a dog dropped themselves into a hole in the forest floor. Using a flaming grease gun as a torch, they ventured deep underground, eventually coming to a huge cave, the walls of which were covered with life-size paintings of animals. Whole herds of horses! Deer with horns as big as tree branches! Giant bison! The boys were amazed by their discovery. They'd stumbled upon the world's finest examples of prehistoric painting!Perfect for classroom use, this Step 4 Step into Reading book is realistically illustrated by award-winning artist Bryn Barnard.From the Trade Paperback edition.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty K - Text Difficulty 2
LG/Lower grades (K-3rd)
510 Lexile.
3.4 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 8956 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Juvenile Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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