SERIES: Scientists in Action

1, Astronomers in Action

Astronomers look up into the sky and yearn to understand the universe. They ask questions about the distant stars and galaxies and wonder what lies beyond them. This title aims to create meaningful connections between the scientific concepts readers learn in the classroom and how they are applied in the real world by astronomers searching for answers.

Reading Level: Gr. 5
Interest Level: Gr. 5-8+
Guided Reading Level: 
Binding: Paperback 
Series: Scientists in Action
Author(s): Anne Rooney

Size: 8″× 10″
No. of Pages: 32
Copyright: 2018

2, Environmental Scientists in Action

WRITTEN BY: Robin Johnson

SERIES TITLE:Scientists in Action

St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Publishing, 2018

32 pages, full-colour, 8″ x 10″

IL: Ages 10 and up RL: Grade 5

Environmental scientists want to understand how human activities affect the health of the environment, what it might mean for the future and what can be done about it. In this title, readers discover how environmental scientists apply scientific principles in the real world as they work to find solutions to problems affecting the planet.

THEMATIC LINKS: Environmental Science, Scientists, Scientific Investigations, Scientific Fields

FILED UNDER: FALL2018, Science