Drilling and Fracking
From the Set 21st Century Skills Library
Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, these books explore environmentalism through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. In Drilling and Fracking, the text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of this environmental issue. As they read, students will develop questions about the text, and use evidence from a variety of sources in order to form conclusions. Data-focused backmatter is included, as well as a bibliography, glossary, and index.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 7|
|Reading Level||Grade 5|
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|Guided Reading Level||U|
|Publisher||Cherry Lake Publishing|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781634728683), Paperback (9781534100466), PDF (9781634729574), ePub (9781534105614), Hosted ebook (9781534101357), Kindle (9781534104112)|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7.5 x 9.5|
Author: Ellen Labrecque
Ellen Labrecque is a freelance writer living in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Previously, she was a senior editor at Sports Illustrated Kids. Ellen loves to travel and then learn about new places and people she can write about in her books.
- History: Fossil Fuels
- Geography: Oil Drilling and Fracking All Over the World
- Civics: Can Anything Be Done?
- Economics: The Cost of Frackingand Drilling
- Think About It
- For More Information
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