Smithsonian Informational Text: Creative Solutions Grades K-1: 6-Book Set

  • Age Range: 4-9
  • Grade: K-1
  • Guided Reading Level: B-K
  • Interest Level: PK-3
  • Item: 109751
  • ISBN: 9781644912324
  • Language: English

How has lighthouse technology changed over time? How do zookeepers keep zoo animals happy and healthy? Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this STEAM book set devoted to finding creative solutions 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.

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 be substituted):

  • Building Lighthouses
  • Finding the Right Container
  • Making More Doughnuts
  • Making Water Safe
  • Pulling Taffy
  • Solving Problems at the Zoo