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The Science of Superpowers

  • Age Range: 10-12
  • Grade: 6
  • Lexile: 840L
  • Guided Reading Level: W
  • Interest Level: 6
  • Reading Level: 6.4
  • ISBN: 9781493836086
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 741.53
  • Pages: 64
Description

Explore the "science" of Superpowers! This action-packed nonfiction reader examines super villains and heroes, scientists that have gone bad, mighty mutants, and real-life superpower qualities and capabilities found in nature. Featuring TIME content, this high-interest book builds critical literacy skills and academic vocabulary and is purposefully leveled to engage different types of learners. Developed by Timothy Rasinski and Lori Oczkus, the text includes a table of contents, captions, glossary, index, and images to deepen understanding. The detailed sidebars feature fun facts that develop higher-order thinking. The Try It! culminating activity provides additional language-development activities. Aligned with McREL and WIDA/TESOL standards, this text features complex content appropriate for middle school students.

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