A True Book - Understanding Climate Change

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978-0-531-23864-6
Glaciers are melting. Summers are heating up. Sea levels are on the rise. Climate change is affecting every corner of our planet—and it’s the subject of a lot of concern, activism, and debate. STEM meets current events in this new A True Book set that offers readers the chance to learn about the causes and effects of climate change, as well as how people around the world are reacting to it. Students will read about the history and scope of the problem, analyze the same kinds of evidence that scientists do, and come away with tools that will help them respond to this pressing global issue.
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ISBN 978-0-531-23864-6
Key Features
  • Covers Next Generation Science Standards core ideas including Weather and Climate, Human Impacts on Earth Systems, Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer, and Biodiversity and Humans
  • Find the Truth! feature starts each book with two statements—one true and one false—which begins the inquiry process by engaging readers to think proactively
  • Thought-provoking openers introduce the books in a clear and approachable manner, and link the content to real-world people and events
  • Fascinating sidebars highlight important concepts, moments, and ideas
  • Full-spread explorations of climate-related data encourage students to analyze information for themselves
  • Profiles highlight young people taking action in their communities
  • Timelines outline major events related to the history, understanding, and impact of climate change
  • Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand
Series Yes
Item # 696886
Imprint Children's Press
Copyright 2020
Format Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size 7 1/4 x 8 3/8
Pages 48
Ages 8, 9, 10
Grades 3 - 5
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