The Green Sea Turtle
Kathy L. Hans
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
"The Green Sea Turtle - Read Aloud
Follow the green sea turtle as she swims through the sea feeding on algae and sea grass. Trace the life cycle of this reptile as she travels to the beach where she once hatched to mate and lay her eggs. Learn how newly-hatched baby turtles must avoid predators as they crawl to the sea.
In the first part of "The Green Sea Turtle, " you'll hear a poem paired with beautiful photographs of this wonderful animal.
In the second part, you can listen to the paired rhyming lines followed by 24 fun facts about the green sea turtle and its environment.
Listening to poetry is a fun way to discover sound and rhythm in English. Children can read along with an audio track, following the highlighted words on each page. This feature is perfect for young readers. It is also a great tool for English language learners of any age.
To start the audio:
1) Tap the middle of the screen
2) Tap the speaker icon in the upper right
3) Tap "Start reading" on the drop down menu