Ice Road Truckers in Action

Dangerous Jobs in Action
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Give readers an inside look at the dangerous job of ice road truckers. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, a phonetic glossary, an index, a selected bibliography, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research.

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978-1-5038-1829-3
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2017
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2017-01-01
BISACS JNF038100, JNF011000
Dewey 388.3
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 800
Guided Reading Level T
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 187440
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Fast Facts
  • Building an Ice Road
  • Racing Time and Temperature
  • Learning to Drive the Ice Roads
  • Wind, Snow, and Wildlife
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index
Author: Amy C. Rea

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Dangerous Jobs in Action from School Library Journal on April 1, 2017

What better way to communicate the dangers inherent in a risky occupation than by sharing the stories of real men and women at work? Job details (conditions, equipment, safety concerns, etc.) are integrated into the narrative. Deep-Sea Fishermen, Smoke Jumpers, and Oil Rig Workers also… View →