Jupiter

Space Neighbors
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

A basic introduction to the planet Jupiter, its size, composition, and place within our solar system.

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978-1-62323-056-2
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2011
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2011-01-01
BISACS JNF051170, JNF051010, JNF051040
Dewey 523.45
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 650
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 4.0
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 142314
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources NASA Solar System Exploration Kids: Jupiter
KidsAstronomy.com: Jupter
Astronomy.com
  • Jupiter and the Solar System
  • King of the Planets
  • Jupiter's Moons
  • An Invisible Force
  • Layers of Gas
  • A Swirling Atmosphere
  • A Toxic Planet
  • Exploring the Planet
  • Glossary
  • Further Information
  • Index
Author: L. L. Owens

Lisa L. Owens has authored more than 100 books for young people, including early readers, chapter books, graphic novels, and a variety of nonfiction titles. She loves reading books of all kinds and feels lucky to get to write them, too. Lisa lives in the Seattle area with her aerospace-engineer husband and their retired racing greyhound. To learn more or to inquire about hosting her in your classroom, either virtually or in person, visit llowens.com.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Space Neighbors from Library Media Connection on October 1, 2011

Our solar system is an amazing place and this series will help readers learn more about it. All of the books are well planned and follow the same format with Fun Facts sprinkled throughout. Crisp, clear photos of planets, moons, spacecraft and telescopes, are the focal point of each… View →