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Life in a Cube

  • Age Range: 9-13
  • Grade: 5
  • Lexile: 780L
  • Guided Reading Level: V
  • Interest Level: 4-7
  • Reading Level: 5.1
  • ISBN: 9781493867073
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 577
  • Pages: 32
Description

How much life can fit in one cubic foot? Photographer David Liittschwager and zoologist Chris Meyer learned the answer is: quite a lot! Learn how studying life in just one cubic foot can teach us about life on the entire planet.

Created in partnership 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
Retail Price: $9.99 /ea
School Library Price: $7.49/ea
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