Discover Forensic Science
From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?
Forensic scientists study evidence to figure out who committed a crime. But how do they determine the cause of death? And how do they use trained dogs and devices to track scents? Learn about the latest tools and techniques in use by forensic scientists, and discover how their work helps bring criminals to justice.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, STEM, STEM: Technology|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Searchlight Books ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||40|
|Reading Counts! Level||4.4|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||V|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.9|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||182727|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, 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's Cool about Science?
Discover what’s happening at the forefront of scientific research with the titles in this high-interest, curricular series. With clear text, vivid photos, and real-life examples, the Searchlight Books™—What’s Cool about Science? series brings amazing… View available downloads →