Fighting Climate Change with Greta Thunberg
From the Series Teen Strong
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.
|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|
|Publisher||Full Tilt Press|
|Brand||Full Tilt Fast Reads|
|Imprint||Full Tilt Press|
|Number of Pages||32|
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.