Smithsonian Informational Text: The Natural World Grades K-2: 9-Book Set

  • Grade: K-2
  • Guided Reading Level: Q
  • Interest Level: PK-4
  • Item: 109764
  • ISBN: 9781644912454
  • Language: English

Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this STEAM book set devoted to the natural world 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):

  • Making Shade
  • Planning Garden Life
  • Playing with Wind
  • Powered by the Sun
  • Seeing More Stars
  • Studying Snowflakes
  • Dealing with Wildfires
  • Mimicking Nature
  • Protecting a Sinking City