Discover Forensic Science

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

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

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.

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978-1-5124-0805-8
$30.65 $22.99
978-1-5124-1287-1
$9.99 $9.99
978-1-5124-1066-2
$46.65 $34.99
978-1-5415-2942-7
$39.99 $39.99
978-1-5415-2989-2
$46.65 $34.99
978-1-5415-3999-0
$10.99 $10.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science, STEM, STEM: Technology
Copyright 2017
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2016-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.4
BISACS JNF061000, JNF051000
Dewey 363.25
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 710
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?

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