Smithsonian Informational Text: Fun in Action Grades K-2: 9-Book Set

  • Grade: K-2
  • Guided Reading Level: A-P
  • Interest Level: PK-4
  • Item: 109762
  • ISBN: 9781644912430
  • Language: English

Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this STEAM book set devoted to learning how things work builds students' literacy skills while fostering curiosity, creativity, and innovation.

The hands-on STEAM challenges are ideal for makerspace activities and guide students through each stage of the engineering design process. The real-world examples give students insight into how the engineering design process is used to solve real-world problems. With dynamic images and intriguing text features to enhance the reading experience, this set will engage students' minds and imaginations! This set includes (titles may be substituted):

  • Being Like Butterflies
  • Building Sandcastles
  • Folding Paper
  • Inventing Toys
  • Making Crayons
  • The Art of Shadow Puppets
  • Creative Machines
  • Gem Hunters
  • Safe Cycling