What Is a Solid?
From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter
What Is a Solid? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a description of solids, and examples of how solids can change into different states of matter.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||First Step Nonfiction|
|Imprint||LernerClassroom, Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Dimensions||6 x 7|
|Guided Reading Level||K|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.6|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||110553|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Awards, Index, Photo glossary, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides|
- Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year
- Science Books & Films Best Books
The Horn Book Guide
“Vibrant close-up photographs illustrate difficult concepts” —The Horn Book Guide
School Library Journal
“Each of these introductions explains the relevant state of matter, along with basic vocabulary. The layout is bright with many color photographs featuring children of different ethnicities.” —School Library Journal
Science Books & Films
“These three books help explain the world around us to elementary school children. . . This series would be a good addition to a school library, classroom science station, or home collection.” —Science Books & Films
Author: Jennifer Boothroyd
Jennifer Boothroyd taught elementary school for many years. She currently helps visitors explore the outdoors at a local nature center. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, taking pictures, and traveling. She is a huge Disney geek and loves planning trips to Walt Disney World for her friends and family.
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First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter
This science series explores the physical properties of solids, liquids, and gases. The texts describe changes in states of matter using simple texts and corresponding color photographs. Meets national science standards. View available downloads →