STEAM Readers Grade 2 6-Pack Collection (15 Titles, 90 Readers)

  • Grade: 2
  • Lexile: 550L
  • Guided Reading Level: N-Q
  • Item: 121478
  • ISBN: 9781087604527
  • Language: English

Build your STEAM curriculum and supplement your classroom library and reading program with high-interest STEAM readers! Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this collection uses real-world examples to give students insight into how the engineering design process is used to solve real-world problems. The books feature dynamic images and text features that enhance the reading experience and includeSTEAM career advicefrom Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields.

Featuring high-interest topics based on Smithsonian content, each book includes a hands-on STEAM challenge that guides students through every step of the engineering design process and content that highlights every aspect of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics. This collection supports makerspace activities. This 90-book collection for second grade includes six copies of each title andlesson plans that address literacy and engineering objectives. Titles include (titles may be substituted):

  • Bones on Display
  • Creating a Habitat
  • Hatching a Chick
  • Cooking Innovations
  • Growing Plants in Space
  • Staying Dry
  • Living in Sunlight Extremes
  • Making Maps
  • Piecing Art Together
  • Creative Machines
  • The Science of Gems
  • Safe Cycling
  • Dealing with Wildfires
  • Mimicking Nature
  • Protecting a Sinking City