Smithsonian Grade 3 Set 2: 5-Book Set

  • Age Range: 7-11
  • Grade: 3
  • Lexile: 600L-680L
  • Guided Reading Level: Q-W
  • Interest Level: 2-5
  • Reading Level: 3.2
  • Item: 105697
  • ISBN: 9781643353760
  • Language: English

Were the Wright brothers successful at their first attempt to create a flying machine? How did people navigate at sea--without the use of modern technology? Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this 5-book set builds students' literacy skills while fostering curiosity, creativity, and innovation.

The hands-on STEAM challenges are ideal for makerspace activities and guide students through each stage of the engineering design process. The real-world examples give students insight into how the engineering design process is used to solve real-world problems.

Students will make STEAM career connections through career advice from Smithsonian employees. Each book highlights every component of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics. With dynamic images and intriguing text features to enhance the reading experience, this set will engage students' minds and imaginations! This set includes (titles may vary):

  • Amphibian Rescue
  • Navigating at Sea
  • The Wright Brothers
  • Helping People See
  • Mapping the Milky Way