Wind Turbine Technicians on the Job
From the Set Exploring Trade Jobs
Highlights the schooling, job training, and life on the job for wind turbine technicians. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, a phonetic glossary, resources for further study, a selected bibliography, an introduction to the author, and an index.
- Fast Facts
- Quite the View
- Out to Sea
- Turbine Checkup
- Hanging in the Wind
- Think About It
- To Learn More
- Selected Bibliography
- About the Author
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.7|
|Guided Reading Level||R|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Format||Reinforced book, Hosted ebook|
|Number of Pages||32, 32|
|Dimensions||6.5 x 9, 6.5 x 9|
A noteworthy review of Exploring Trade Jobs from School Library Journal on April 1, 2020
Electrician, dental hygienist, welder, and wind turbine technician are just some of the trade jobs featured in this informative series. Each book begins with fast facts: the average salary, required training, and future outlook regarding changes in the field. The chapters describe the training and daily experiences of trade workers. Each chapter shares short tales of people on the job, making the books highly readable. VERDICT An entertaining introduction to trade jobs.
Author: Clara MacCarald
Clara MacCarald is a freelance writer with a master's degree in biology. She lives with her family in an off-grid house nestled in the forests of central New York. When not parenting her daughter, she spends her time writing nonfiction books for kids.