Global Warming

Global Warming

Karen Bledsoe (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622992416

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Description

This book takes a scientific look at global warming. Reading Essentials in Science.

Reading Level
Lexile
970L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
X
ATOS
7.0
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Geography Nature Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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