How Can We Reduce Nuclear Pollution?
From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Do about Pollution?
Pollution from nuclear power plants can have extremely harmful effects on people, animals, and the environment. But did you know that scientists have made nuclear power much safer? Or that governments have rules to ensure that waste materials are handled correctly? Explore the story behind nuclear 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||5.3|
|BISACS||JNF065000, JNF037020, JNF061000|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||S|
|ATOS Reading Level||5.3|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||180442|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“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
Author: Samantha S. Bell
Samantha S. Bell has written and illustrated more than 30 books for children, from picture books to nonfiction for older students. She also teaches art and creative writing and presents lessons and workshops at schools, libraries, conferences, and writer’s groups. She lives in the upstate of South Carolina with her husband, four children, and lots of animals. Learn more about her at www.samanthabellbooks.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 →