Learning about South America

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Do You Know the Continents?

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

South America is a remarkable continent, with its lush Amazon rain forest and its vibrant cities. But did you know that South America has the world’s highest waterfall? Or that a South American desert is the driest on Earth? Learn more about the diverse continent of South America, from its people and countries to its landforms, economy, and more.

Format Your Price
978-1-4677-8021-6
$22.99
978-1-4677-8355-2
$9.99
978-1-4677-8356-9
$34.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2015-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF038050, JNF052020, JNF051180
Dewey 980
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 630
Guided Reading Level Q
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 178280
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Maps, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sidebars, Table of contents, and eSource

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“From the striking full-color satellite cover images to the engaging text, informative maps, and high-quality illustrations, every aspect of these titles conveys the basic themes of geography to introduce the continents. . . . Solid choices for elementary collections.”—School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Booklist

“A quick, solid introduction to one of our southern neighbors.”—Booklist