Spring 2020

Discover Massachusetts Bay

Cover: Discover Massachusetts Bay



Discover Massachusetts Bay takes readers to the water's edge, where they will learn about the bay's atmosphere, geosphere, hydrosphere, and biosphere. Surrounded by some of America's oldest cities, Massachusetts Bay is home to shipping and fishing, and is a top tourist destination. Explore life in the bay's waters and along its shores, and gain a better understanding of how humans have impacted the bay since the first colonists arrived from England in 1620. Colorful maps, diagrams, and photos provide a close-up view of Massachusetts Bay. Book is aligned to curriculum standards and includes sidebar, activity, glossary, index, and additional resources.



  • Lexile® Measure: 830
  • Guided Reading Level: U

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Introduction to Massachusetts Bay
  • The Massachusetts Bay Watershed
  • Plants and Animals of Massachusetts Bay
  • Threats to Native Plants
  • Humans and the Bay
  • Activity
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index


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Author: Leah Kaminski


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