Man-Made Disasters

Series of 5 titles

From crossing vast oceans to exploring outer space, we continue to push the limits of our scientific and engineering capabilities. But what happens when our pursuits don't go as planned? What are the consequences, and how can we learn from these engineering mistakes? This series explores the science behind some of history’s most catastrophic man-made disasters, from the crash of the Hindenburg to the explosion at Chernobyl. Early fluent readers will gain practice reading engaging informational text. Includes infographics, an activity, and a glossary to reinforce new words.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Cover: Challenger Challenger 2.9
Cover: Chernobyl Chernobyl 2.9
Cover: Deepwater Horizon Deepwater Horizon 2.9
Cover: Hindenburg Hindenburg 2.9
Cover: Titanic Titanic 2.9
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Category Beginning Readers, STEM
Subject Machines, Science and Math, STEM
Copyright 2018
Publisher Jump!
Imprint Pogo STEM
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2018-01-01
Dewey 363.12-910.9163
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.5 x 9
Lexile 440-520
Guided Reading Level K
ATOS Reading Level 2.9
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary of key words, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Various