Figuring Out Fossils

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Do You Dig Earth Science?

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Fossils give us a window to the past. Water, sediments, and pressure work together over time to preserve the shape of things that lived long ago. Studying these ancient plants and animals tells us more about our own existence. Have you ever searched for fossils? Unearth some in this book.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Science
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint LernerClassroom, Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2013-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.4
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051080, JNF037060, JNF037050
Dewey 560
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 600
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 155657
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Starred Reviews, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

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Searchlight Books ™ — Do You Dig Earth Science?

Uncover the basic elements of earth science in this interesting series. A lively design keeps readers engaged while informative text and striking photographs build their understanding of key curricular concepts. View available downloads →

Reviews

Library Media Connection

“Award-winning author Sally M. Walker has written a beautifully crafted earth science series for young readers….Informational text that is widely accessible to children is a must in every library, and this series fits the bill.” —starred, Library Media Connection