Race to Develop the Atomic Bomb

Great Races
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Offers readers a captivating look into the race between three countries to build the world's most destructive weapon. Learn about the Manhattan Project, the atomic bomb, and how the United States used this weapon to end World War II. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, resources for further study, and an index.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2020
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-08-01
BISACS JNF025210, JNF025170
Dewey 355.8
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 800
Guided Reading Level X
ATOS Reading Level 5.6
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 503580
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Primary-source text, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Fast Facts
  • Discovery
  • Three Races
  • Learning from Germany and Hungary
  • Finishing the Bomb and Ending the War
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • Source Notes
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Amy C. Rea