Set of 8 titles
Humans have a complex relationship with the planet Earth. Life depends on the planet's natural resources. Yet human activity has led to many environmental issues. Industry pollutes land, air, and water. Agriculture uses up clean water. In the Enviro-Graphics series, readers will examine these and other environmental issues from many angles, all portrayed through visual elements. Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics provide key 21st Century Content in an engaging and accessible way. Books in the series include an activity, glossary, index, suggested books and websites, and a bibliography.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|ATOS Reading Level|
|Guided Reading Level||Q-S|
|Publisher||Cherry Lake Publishing|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781534168121), Paperback (9781534169944), PDF (9781534171640), ePub (9781534177161), Hosted ebook (9781534173484), Kindle (9781534175327)|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
School Library Journal - Enviro-Graphics Series
Environmental issues are examined from different perspectives in this visually appealing series. Each title introduces the subject, provides the necessary background information, explains the current problems in that field, and presents solutions. Some titles feature success stories, offering readers hope for their future. The series uses a variety of techniques to display information. Colorful time lines, maps, graphs, diagrams, and charts are included. Natural Disasters in Infographics varies from the standard format and contains a helpful chapter on planning for various types of possible disasters. An activity page, a “Learn More” section, a glossary, and an index are included. VERDICT A solid choice for both classrooms and libraries.