How Can We Reduce Agricultural Pollution?
From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Do about Pollution?
Everyone needs to eat, yet farming is a major cause of pollution around the world. But did you know that certain types of farming create less pollution than others? Or that some types of waste can be made into energy? Investigate what we can do to reduce agricultural pollution.
As part of the Searchlight Books™ collection, this series sheds light on an important question—What Can We Do about Pollution? Informative text, compelling photos, and engaging captions will help you find the answer!
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, STEM, STEM: Earth Science|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Searchlight Books ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom|
|Number of Pages||40|
|Reading Counts! Level||5.4|
|BISACS||JNF065000, JNF037020, JNF051020|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||R|
|ATOS Reading Level||5.1|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||180438|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: L. E. Carmichael
L. E. Carmichael is a former scientist who writes for kids, teens, and occasionally adults. Her published science books cover everything from animal migration to hybrid cars. Visit her online at www.lecarmichael.com.
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Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Do about Pollution?
Pollution is a hot topic in the news. This real-life science series from Searchlight Books™ walks students through the causes and effects of pollution and explains how we can work together to help the environment. Elementary students will come away with a strong… View available downloads →
“While the information is at times dire, it is fact-based, not alarmist. . . . This informative series will inspire young readers to join the cause for climate change.”—School Library Journal, Series Made Simple