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

  • Grade: 6
  • Lexile: 150L
  • Guided Reading Level: A
  • Item: 121482
  • ISBN: 9781087604565
  • 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 include STEAM career advice from 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 fifth grade includes six copies of each title and lesson plans that address literacy and engineering objectives. Titles include (titles may be substituted):

  • Saving a Species
  • Life in a Cube
  • Saving Migratory Birds
  • Digging Up Dinosaurs
  • Inka Terraces
  • Designing National Parks
  • Living and Working in Space
  • Making Music with Magnets
  • Color-Changing Cephalopods
  • Thomas Edison: Lighting a Revolution
  • The Science of Glass
  • The Art and Science of Skateboarding
  • Guided by Stars
  • Plant Invaders
  • Making an Ocean Ecosystem