Built around 27 mini-book stories, each nonfiction story covers life, physical, earth & space, and technology science. Followed by three activity pages that cover comprehension (both multiple choice & write-the-answer), vocabulary, and a related activity, kids will be learning about digging, light, animal tracks, soil sea otters, and more. 143 reproducible pages, softcover. Answer key included. Grades1-2.
The 27 stories in Read and Understand Science address objectives drawn from the National Science Education Standards. There are stories in the areas of life science, physical science, earth and space science, and science and technology. Read and Understand Science, Grades 1 to 2 presents stories that range from beginning first to beginning third in readability. The stories for grades 1-2 are comprised of four half pages. Students cut the pages and staple them together to create four-page minibooks. Topics presented include: Life Science, Physical Science, Earth & Space Science, and Science & Technology.