A Look at Continents
Series of 7 titles
What animals live in Antarctica? What landforms define the landscape of South America? Find these answers and more in these fact-filled books. A Look at Continents highlights each of Earth’s seven continents, their locations, geography, landforms, wildlife, countries, demographics, and more. Bright, full-color photographs complement the carefully leveled text to make reading for understanding easy and fun. Strong STEM connections promote multi-subject learning. Includes maps, diagrams, sidebars, photo labels, quick facts, glossary, and index.
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Subject||Geography, History, Social Studies|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Dimensions||7.5 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.0-3.3|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, and Table of contents|
Series Made Simple
This series provides a visual tour of the seven land masses. Each continent gets its own book, featuring information on its climate, native animals, population, and unusual features. In Explore Africa, readers will learn about the Sahara desert, Mount Kilimanjaro, and the many animals in the Serengeti. Explore Antarctica features a close-up look at penguins, seals, and the international researchers who work at the science stations. Students who read the whole series will see repeated geography terms such as plateau and equator. A glossary and an index complete each book. VERDICT Full-page images and large text make this an appealing, informative guide to the continents.