Travel Adventures: The Galápagos Islands: Understanding Decimals
- Age Range: 8-18
- Grade: 4-8
- Lexile: 720L
- Guided Reading Level: V
- Interest Level: 3-12
- Reading Level: 5.2
- Item: 27469
- ISBN: 9781425858186
- Language: English
- Dewey: 513
- Pages: 32
Take a trip to the Galápagos Islands while learning decimals! The Galápagos Islands are a vibrant green and blue archipelago, teeming with fascinating wildlife and unparalleled beauty. Come swim with sea lions, fly with bats, and flock with finches on a visit to this enchanting world at the equator that is unlike any other place on earth.
This informational text builds math content knowledge and literacy skills, and uses real-world examples to help students explore math in a meaningful way.
- Text features include a table of contents, a glossary, an index, and detailed images to develop academic vocabulary and critical literacy skills.
- The Problem Solving section and Let's Explore Math sidebars 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.
Aligned to Common Core State Standards, TESOL/WIDA, and other standards, this high-interest text is sure to captivate readers as they are engaged in learning.