The Sun

The Star of Our Solar System

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

Did you know that the Sun is so enormous that one million Earths could fit inside it? Or that light from the Sun travels across space for eight and a half minutes before it reaches us? These and dozens of other fascinating facts provide a perfect high-interest introduction to the star at the center of our solar system, The Sun.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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978-1-909673-00-7
$17.99
978-1-909673-01-4
$26.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Subject 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 4.6
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051040, JNF051080, JNF051010
Dewey 523.7
Dimensions 8 x 10
Lexile 760
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 161667
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Ellen Lawrence