Scientists and their Discoveries Set

  • Grade: 6-8
  • Lexile: 580L-710L
  • Guided Reading Level: R-Y
  • Interest Level: 5-10
  • Item: 13966
  • ISBN: 9781433329661
  • Language: English

Explore how key scientists uncovered the secrets of science with an inspiring set of books! This set of 10, 32-page books, which include biographies of scientists and were reviewed for diversity by Sally Ride Science, is appropriate for students in grades 6-8. Each book includes a hands-on lab activity, high-interest nonfiction text, easy-to-read layouts, supporting graphics, highlighted content-area vocabulary, sidebars, photographs, graphs, glossary, and index. Reader titles include (titles may vary):

  • Cell Scientists: Discovering How Cells Work
  • Pioneers in Cell Biology
  • Pioneers of Light and Sound
  • Pioneering Ecologists
  • Astronomers Through Time
  • From Hubble to Hubble: Astronomers and Outer Space
  • Pioneers of Earth Science
  • The First Geologists
  • Water Scientists
  • Weather Scientists