Green General Contractor

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Today, many general contractors specialize in environmentally-friendly construction methods. “Green” buildings use less energy and are often made with recycled materials. Readers will learn about the people who specialize in this type of construction and how they can prepare for a career in this cutting edge field.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 690.028'6--dc22
Lexile 940
ATOS Reading Level 6.0
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Press
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602799875), Hosted ebook (9781610800259H)
Copyright 2011, 2011
Number of Pages 32, 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Barbara A. Somervill

Barbara A. Somervill writes children‘s nonfiction books on a variety of topics. She is particularly interested in nature and foreign countries. Somervill believes that researching new and different topics makes writing every book an adventure. When she is not writing, Somervill is an avid reader and plays bridge.

  • IT'S NOT EASY BEING GREENSBURG
  • WHAT A GREEN GENERAL CONTRACTOR DOES
  • HOW DOES A CONTRACTOR GO GREEN?
  • A GREEN FUTURE
  • SOME WELL-KNOWN GREEN CONSTRUCTION ORGANIZATIONS
  • GLOSSARY
  • FOR MORE INFORMATION
  • INDEX
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR