Pedal It! How Bicycles are Changing the World

Michelle Mulder (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459802209

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Pedal It! celebrates the humble bicycle from the very first boneshakers to the sleek racing bikes of today, from handlebars to spokes to gear sprocketsand shows you why and how bikes can make the world a better place. Not only can bikes be used to power computers and generators, they can also reduce pollution, promote wellness and get a package across a crowded cityfast! Informative but not didactic, Pedal It! encourages young readers to be part of the joy of cycling.

Reading Level
Lexile
925L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
6.6
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Cultural/Diversity Social Issues Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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