Sugar gliders are social animals, but they aren't your usual pet. These cute, cuddly, gliding marsupials were first brought to the US in 1993, and have since become wildly popular. As small as a grain of rice when they are born, these exotics only grow to be 3 to 5 ounces, which makes them perfect to tuck away in your pocket! If you are looking for an affectionate, unique addition to your family, a sugar glider might just be for you! This title will allow students to refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.