The Science of Magic

James D. Anderson (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781480757103

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Description

Be astounded with some of these amazing apparitions, ethereal suspensions, daring physical feats, intriguing illusions, legendary levitations, and other ways magicians use science and technology to fool our senses. Featuring TIME content, this high-interest book builds critical literacy skills and academic vocabulary and is purposefully leveled to engage different types of learners. Developed by Timothy Rasinski and Lori Oczkus, the text includes a table of contents, captions, glossary, index, and images to deepen understanding. The detailed sidebars feature fun facts that develop higher-order thinking. The Try It! culminating activity provides additional language-development activities. Aligned with McREL and WIDA/TESOL standards, this text features complex content appropriate for middle school students.

Reading Level
Lexile
870L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
5.6
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Arts & Music Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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