Where Does Garbage Go?
From the Series Where Does It Go?
In Where Does Garbage Go?, early fluent readers follow trash as it leaves the home and heads to the landfill and all the steps in between. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn about what happens to garbage.An infographic illustrates the steps of the process with real photos and descriptions. Children can learn more about garbage and landfills using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Where Does Garbage Go? also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index. Where Does Garbage Go? is part of Jump!’s Where Does It Go? series.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Category||Beginning Readers, STEM|
|Subject||Early Concepts, Machines|
|Number of Pages||24|
Where Does It Go? - Reviewed by School Library Journal
Simple sentences make this series an excellent choice for young readers. Children who are obsessed with garbage trucks will enjoy Where Does Garbage Go? and Where Does Recycling Go? Both focus on the ecological benefits of recycling and provide tips to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Where Does Mail Go? studies the important service of delivering parcels and letters. Where Does Water Go? is perhaps the most interesting because the process will be unfamiliar to most kids. Vibrant photographs are labeled to help readers connect the new words to real-life concepts. A flowchart at the end of the text illustrates the process described in the previous pages. Picture glossaries identify vocabulary terms. The overviews are simplified, but they are nevertheless informative and important. VERDICT A super series for curious readers.