Fall 2020

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Switchback Turns

Forces in Motion

From the Series Amusement Park Science

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

A roller coaster ride takes twists and turns at speed, creating a dizzy feeling that adds to the fun. Learn about the science of switchback turns, including rotational energy, pendulum swings, centripetal force, gravity, spinning, axes, and more.

All the topics are explained in bite-size, easy-to-understand nuggets. Photographs and clever illustrations throughout will draw readers into the science. Plus, a “That’s Incredible” fact on each spread helps keep them entertained.

Format Your Price
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Copyright 2020
Publisher Hungry Tomato Ltd.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051140, JNF051130
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 880
Guided Reading Level V