STEM Careers: Enhancing Engineering ebook

Retail Price: $11.99
School Library Price: $8.99
  • Age Range: 10-18
  • Grade: 6-8
  • Lexile: 890L
  • Guided Reading Level: W
  • Interest Level: 5-12
  • Reading Level: 7.9
  • Item: 25622E
  • ISBN: 9781480757264
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 620.0023
  • Pages: 48

Imagine riding in a self-driving car or taking a trip around the moon. Engineers are working on making these ideas realities! Learn all about the fascinating field of engineering with this nonfiction e-book that builds critical literacy skills and STEM content knowledge. Featuring TIME content, this purposefully leveled text was developed by Timothy Rasinski, a leading expert in reading research. The intriguing sidebars feature fun facts that challenge students to think more deeply about the topics and develop higher-order thinking. Informational text features include a table of contents, captions, bold font, an extensive glossary, and a detailed index to deepen understanding and build academic vocabulary. The Try It! culminating activity requires students to connect back to the text, and the Reader's Guide provides opportunities for additional language-development activities. Aligned with McREL, WIDA/TESOL, and state standards, this title readies students for college and career.