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The Parrot's Sanctuary

The Parrot's Sanctuary

Written by Meagan J. Meehan

About the Resource:

A wonderful heartwarming story about Petey, a feisty hyperactive parrot, who can no longer be cared for by his aging owner. Read on to find out how he gets a home and ends up creating a buzz about himself and raises funds for the parrot society.

For Ages: 9 to 11 years

Categories: Story Time | Animals | Character Education

Reading Level: Level 4 - Advanced Readers

Interactive Features: What Is This? | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Audio Book

Resource Grade: Grade 5

Keywords: Long Island Parrot Society, Parrot, Birds, Bird Talk, Pets

Common Core State Standards
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic; summarize the text.

Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., how characters interact).

Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.

Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.

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