Plant Invaders ebook

Retail Price: $10.99
School Library Price: $8.49

Download Sample Pages

  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-8
  • Lexile: 780L
  • Guided Reading Level: U
  • Interest Level: 3-12
  • Reading Level: 5.0
  • Item: 28934E
  • ISBN: 9781493869596
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 333.9533
  • Pages: 32

Little green aliens have invaded the planet! No, not space invaders from Mars. These are plant invaders. Sure, they look harmless. But invasive species can wreak havoc on ecosystems. Learn how people are working to slow the invasion and restore landscapes to their natural beauty--and what you can do to help!

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