Measuring Weight

Simple Measurement
  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

In this book, readers learn what gravity is and how it impacts weight. They learn about the US customary system and the metric system, where each is used, and the units of measurement in each system. Readers also learn about balances, scales, and estimating weights.

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978-1-62323-199-6
$34.95
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2013
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2012-08-01
BISACS JNF013080, JNF013030
Dewey 530.8
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 630
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.7
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 152908
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
Online Resources
  • Heavy or Light?
  • Gravity's Effect
  • Comparing Weights
  • Balancing Act
  • Ounces and Pounds
  • Tons and Tons
  • Metric System
  • Estimate It
  • Lots of Units
  • Measuring Mania
  • Glossary
  • Books and Web Sites
  • Index
Author: Julia Vogel

Illustrator: Luanne Marten

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