Color-Changing Cephalopods ebook

Retail Price: $10.99
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  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-8
  • Lexile: 770L
  • Guided Reading Level: W
  • Interest Level: 3-12
  • Reading Level: 5.1
  • Item: 28929E
  • ISBN: 9781493869541
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 594.5
  • Pages: 32

Imagine changing the color of your skin or even your shape in an instant. If you were a cephalopod, you wouldn't have to imagine it--you could to it! Scientists are closely studying them to learn how to mimic their amazing "changeability." Just don't blink! Things may change before your eyes.

Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this book builds students' literacy skills while fostering curiosity, creativity, and innovation. The hands-on STEAM challenge is ideal for makerspace activities, and guides students through every stage of the engineering design process. This book features:

  • 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 math
  • Career advice from Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields
  • Dynamic images and text features enhance the reading experience and build visual literacy