Aliens

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Learn about reports of alien sightings, efforts to contact extraterrestrials, and the scientific search for life beyond our galaxy. A full description of the mystery, possible explanations, and remaining questions are all explored. 'Myth or Fact?' sidebars describe common misconceptions and confirm surprising facts. Additional features include a table of contents, a glossary of key words and phrases, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

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978-1-63407-298-4
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2016
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-08-01
BISACS JNF016000
Dewey 001.942
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 550
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 176271
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

Author: Jamie Kallio

Jamie Kallio is a youth services librarian in the south suburbs of Chicago. She is the author of several nonfiction books for children.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Unsolved Mysteries from School Library Journal on November 1, 2015

Popular beliefs, skepticism, and scientific study all receive their due in three or four chapters in these brief, informative accounts. Each begins with a particular episode and its subsequent investigation, followed by additional information, including history. Covered are sightings,… View →