Rachel Carson: Fighting Pesticides and Other Chemical Pollutants

Rachel Carson: Fighting Pesticides and Other Chemical Pollutants

Patricia Lantier (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778790556

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Rachel Carson was a marine writer, biologist, and ecologist whose work inspired millions to take seriously the danger that human activity poses to the environment. She both revealed the wonders of the natural world and exposed the sinister threat to that world posed by DDT and other pesticides.

Reading Level
Lexile
1029L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
X
ATOS
7.0
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Biographies
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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