Solar Power

Julia Vogel (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809481

Sign in to Read

Description

The reader follows a student's journal as the student learns about the history of solar power, how solar power is used as an energy source today, and the exciting future of solar energy.

Reading Level
Lexile
890L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
5.5
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Nature Science & Technology Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
More Like This

Composting at School

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633624443

In this book, students see the NextGen Science process at work in a real-world situation. Readers practice close reading as they look for clues that will lead to a deeper understanding of compost and how it works. The NextGen Science process pushes students to apply critical thinking as they learn new methods of exploration and build on concepts they may already know. Additional tools, including a glossary and index, help students learn new vocabulary and locate information.

Solar Energy

Christine Taylor-Butler (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797222

Following the scientific process, this title provides instructions on how to conduct experiments that help students gain a better understanding of the power of solar energy.

Oil and Coal

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809474

The reader follows a student's journal as the student learns about oil and coal as an energy source, including how we used oil and coal in the past, how we use it today, and how we may use oil and coal in the future.

Water Power

Patricia Newman (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809498

Following a student conducting research, the reader learns about water power as an energy source. This exciting title includes how humans used water power in the past, how we use energy from water power today, and how we may use it in the future.

Wind Power

Kathy Allen (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610809504

The reader follows a student's journal as the student interviews experts about wind power as an energy source. This engaging book covers wind power's history, how we use wind power today, and how we may use the wind as an energy source in the future.

Save the Planet: Compost It

David M. Barker (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797765

Save the Planet: Compost it applies the NCTE/IRA Standards to science and social studies content. Each book sends the reader on a fact-finding mission, posing an initial challenge and concluding with questions and answers. Through engaging, interactive scenarios, learners can experiment with text prediction, purpose-driven research, and creative problem solving—all critical thinking skills—while learning about ways to care for our planet.