Water, Fire, Food

Reinforced Library Binding
Special Price $23.25 Regular Price $31.00
Knowing how to find safe drinking water, how to build a fire, and which foods are safe to eat—as well as which are not—are skills that every outdoor adventurer needs. Did you know that you can find edible plants right in your own backyard? Or that certain insects are super nutritious? Learn all this and more in Water, Food, and Fire—a book that gives kids the confidence they need to get outside and explore.
Additional Details
Written By Diane Vukovic
Key Features
  • 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
  • Lively text, rich in detail and accessible by middle grade readers, provides life-saving information in a fun and informative way
  • Theoretical information is accompanied by step-by-step instructions, giving kids the tools they need overcome extreme situations
  • Compelling artwork and diagrams in each book illustrate the essential survival skills
  • Sidebars feature historical information, including how some of these skills were practiced and honed by Indigenous people for thousands of years
  • The Big Truth spread brings to light an interesting and sometimes controversial topic about the theme covered, encouraging readers to dig deeper, think critically, and learn more
  • A pictorial timeline highlights important moments in the history of the topic covered
  • Table of contents, captions, glossary, index and further reading expose readers to classic library nonfiction text features.
  • A quiz at the end of the book tests the reader survival know-how.
  • The backmatter section “True Story” features people who saved their lives thanks to knowing survival skills.
Fiction / Nonfiction Nonfiction
Imprint Children's Press
Copyright 2023
Trim Size 7 1/4 x 8 3/8
Pages 48
Dewey 613.6/9

More Information
ISBN 978-1-338-85362-9
Item Number 745451
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