Fall 2022

How Plants Will Save the World

From the Series STEM to the Rescue

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

Air pollution, deforestation, greenhouse gases, plastic everywhere—these things put us, and our home planet of Earth, at risk.

But there’s hope. STEM to the rescue! Scientists, inventors, and world leaders have been working to think of ways to turn our planet green again—and plants may be the answer. Learn about all the ways plants have helped us in the past, and how they play a part in our future.

Readers get an up-close look at what the most brilliant minds in science are doing. And an activity and discussion questions challenge students to think into the future themselves.

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre High/Low, Science
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, STEM, STEM: Life Science/Plants, STEM: Technology
Copyright 2023
Publisher Full Tilt Press
Imprint Full Tilt Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2022-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF037030, JNF037020, JNF051080
Dewey 363.7
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 770
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Author: Mari Bolte

Mari Bolte has worked in publishing as a writer and editor for more than 15 years. She has written dozens of books about things like science and craft projects, historical figures and events, and pop culture. She lives in Minnesota.