Life in Numbers: What Is Average?
- Age Range: 9-18
- Grade: 5-8
- Lexile: 880L
- Guided Reading Level: V
- Interest Level: 4-12
- Reading Level: 6.6
- Item: 28048
- ISBN: 9781425849979
- Language: English
- Dewey: 306
- Pages: 48
Have you ever wondered how much time people spend on the internet or a smart phone? How about the average amount of time spent studying or doing homework? People use averages every day. Averages give the amount that is typical for a group of people or things. Averages can tell us a lot! Learn why averages are important with this engaging text!
Created in partnership with TIME©, this nonfiction reader builds critical literacy skills while students are engaged in reading high-interest content.
- Reader's Guide and Try It! provide extensive language-development activities to develop critical thinking
- Table of contents, glossary, and index help increase comprehension and strengthen academic vocabulary
- A fun culminating activity challenges students to calculate averages in their daily lives
- Prepares students for college and career and aligns with state and national standards