Forest Fires

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Forces of Nature

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

How do forest fires start? How do firefighters put out forest fires? How can we prevent forest fires? Read this book to discover the answers!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-0-7613-4035-5
$34.65 $25.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science
Copyright 2008
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Pull Ahead Books
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2008-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.1
Reading Counts! Points 1.0
BISACS JNF051000, JNF037020
Dewey 634.9'618
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6 x 7
Lexile 520
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 2.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 119033
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Fast facts, Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides

Reviews

The Horn Book Guide

“Each book defines a natural disaster in simple terms, describing how and why it occurs and the destruction it causes.” —The Horn Book Guide

NSTA

“High-interest science material is brought to life throughout this series for primary readers.” —NSTA

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Pull Ahead Books — Forces of Nature

Explore the natural phenomena that fascinate young readers. Each clear, simple text describes the natural event and offers fascinating facts about how the phenomenon forms, what it does, how it is tracked, and how to stay safe. View available downloads →