Jupiter

The Giant of the Solar System

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Did you know that giant Jupiter has over 60 moons? Or that one of Jupiter’s moons, Ganymede, is so big that it’s actually larger than the planet Mercury? And did you know that there is a massive hurricane-like storm on Jupiter that is big enough to fit three Earths inside? These and dozens of other fascinating facts provide a perfect high-interest introduction to the largest planet in the solar system, Jupiter. Filled with information perfectly suited to a second-grade audience, this accessible, high-impact book combines solid science, technology, and even math with up-to-the-minute information, odd and often quirky facts, and astounding space photography. It also provides plenty of surprises and teachable moments that will draw young children into a rewarding, kid-friendly reading experience.

Format Your Price
978-1-909673-13-7
$26.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Science
Copyright 2014
Publisher Ruby Tuesday Books
Imprint Ruby Tuesday Books
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2013-08-01
Reading Counts! Points 5.6
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051040, JNF051080, JNF051010
Dewey 523.45
Dimensions 8 x 10
Lexile 870
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 161660
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Ellen Lawrence