In this book, readers learn what temperature is and why and how it is measured. They learn about the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales and where each is used. Readers learn about thermometers and how they help us in everyday life--from taking body temperatures to regulating how cool or warm our homes are.
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Graphics||Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations|
|Dimensions||9.5 x 8|
|Guided Reading Level||M|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.8|
|ATOS Interest Level||LG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||152904|
|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, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
- Hot or Cold?
- How to Tell?
- Thermometers to the Rescue
- Standard Scales
- Measuring Mania
- Feeling Warm
- Temperature Is Cool
- Books and Web Sites
Knowing how to tell time on a digital and analog clock is an important elementary skill. Additionally, some minutes on the clock can be expressed in different ways (i.e., quarter after two and two fifteen). Giving children practice with both types of clocks is a good way to teach them… View →