The Ringed Wonder

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

Did you know that Saturn’s rings are made up of billions of bits of rock that can be as tiny as specks of dust, or as large as skyscrapers? And did you know that Saturn is the lightest planet in the solar system and would float in water—if you could find a bathtub big enough to hold it? These and dozens of other fascinating facts provide a perfect high-interest introduction to the planet with the incredible rocky rings, Saturn. 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.

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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 523.46
Dimensions 8 x 10
Lexile 860
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 4.4
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 161665
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Ellen Lawrence