Fighting Climate Change with Greta Thunberg

From the Series Teen Strong

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 8
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

When Greta Thunberg learned about climate change, she was deeply troubled. The young woman then took action. Through protests and outspoken speeches, she has taken the world by storm. Standing up to lawmakers has not been easy. Neither has living with an autism-spectrum disorder. These challenges have forged Greta into a strong teenager. This book examines her life story and teaches more about climate change through narrative text, engaging photos, and graphics. Readers will come away inspired to take action and be Teen Strong.

At just 32 pages, Full Tilt Fast Reads help striving middle school readers build reading stamina and stay engaged with high-interest low-level content and dynamic topics.

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre High/Low, Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction, Diverse Books: Social Justice, Diversity, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2021
Publisher Full Tilt Press
Brand Full Tilt Fast Reads
Imprint Full Tilt Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF007110, JNF037020, JNF007120
Dewey 363.7
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 760
ATOS Reading Level 5.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 509814
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Timeline


School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“Written at a third-grade reading level, these biographies centering inspiring teens are jam-packed with information and highlight the importance of activism.”— School Library Journal

Author: Kristy Stark

Kristy Stark writes a variety of texts, including fiction and nonfiction readers, math resources, and teachers' guides. When she isn't writing, she spends time hiking and being outdoors with her husband and two children.