STEM: The Battle between 2-D and 3-D: Shapes ebook

Retail Price: $10.99
School Library Price: $8.49
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-8
  • Lexile: 750L
  • Guided Reading Level: R
  • Interest Level: 3-12
  • Reading Level: 5.5
  • Item: 27474E
  • ISBN: 9781425859695
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 516.2
  • Pages: 32

In this exciting math reader, Vikram Patel wants to hire a game designer who will help his company create cutting-edge games. The first contender for the position is Zak, a master videogame designer and architect of shapes. The other competitor is Posie, an artist who is pushing the limits of virtual reality. Students will learn about 2-D and 3-D shapes as they are engaged in reading about this high-stakes competition. This text builds math content knowledge and literacy skills, and uses real-world connections to help students explore math in a meaningful way. Text features such as a glossary, a table of contents, an index, and detailed illustrations will increase understanding and develop academic vocabulary. Let's Explore Math sidebars, the Problem Solving section, and the math charts and diagrams provide extensive opportunities for students to practice what they have learned. The DOK-leveled Math Talk section includes questions that facilitate mathematical discourse, and activities that students can respond to at home or school. This fiction title is sure to captivate readers as they are engaged in learning.