Building Sandcastles ebook

Retail Price: $9.99
School Library Price: $7.49
  • Age Range: 5-10
  • Grade: 1-2
  • Lexile: 480L
  • Guided Reading Level: J
  • Interest Level: K-4
  • Item: 28868E
  • ISBN: 9781493868933
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 736.96
  • Pages: 24

Finesse your sandcastle-building skills with this fun STEAM reader! Students will examine the properties of sand and factors that influence sandcastle construction such as moisture and sunlight. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this e-book builds students' literacy skills while fostering curiosity, creativity, and innovation. A hands-on STEAM challenge guides students through each step of the engineering design process and is ideal for makerspace activities. Features include:

  • Real-world examples provide insight into how the engineering design process is used to solve real-world problems
  • Content that highlights every component of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics
  • Dynamic images and text features enhance the reading experience and build visual literacy