Pair these science-based books! Combine science fiction with informational text found in TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction to introduce readers to multiple text types as called for in the Common Core and other state standards. Students will analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge. They will also gain practice in reading and comprehending complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently while identifying basic similarities and differences between two texts on the same topic. Ripple Effect is a fun science fiction title that allows readers to follow along as Sci Hi students explore parallel universes and the crazy creatures that live inside them. 22nd Century: Future of Space is a captivating nonfiction title that allows readers to discover the future of space by learning about the technology that may used to one day allow humans to live on other planets.
Titles in this set include: