Organic Farming ebook

Retail Price: $10.99
School Library Price: $8.49
  • Age Range: 7-13
  • Grade: 3-5
  • Lexile: 710L
  • Guided Reading Level: S
  • Interest Level: 2-7
  • Reading Level: 4.4
  • Item: 28907E
  • ISBN: 9781493869329
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 631.584
  • Pages: 32

Long ago, farmers used natural farming methods. Then, faster ways to grow food were invented. Some of these methods were not natural. Organic farming has changed that. Farmers are working again with nature to grow plants that are good for the environment--and good for you!

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