Smithsonian Informational Text: Creative Solutions Grades K-2: 9-Book Set

  • Age Range: 4-10
  • Grade: K-2
  • Guided Reading Level: B-Q
  • Interest Level: PK-4
  • Item: 109761
  • ISBN: 9781644912423
  • Language: English

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
  • Cooking Innovations
  • Growing Plants in Space
  • Staying Dry