Looking Into the Atmosphere

Looking at Layers
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Explore the atmosphere's layers from the troposphere in which we live to the exosphere in the vacuum of space. Learn how the atmosphere supports life, how scientists study the different layers, and how the atmosphere protects Earth. Additional features include a diagram labeling each of the layers, Fast Facts, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and further sources for learning.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2020
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2020-01-01
BISACS JNF037040, JNF037070, JNF051080
Dewey 551.51
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 590
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 507510
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • The Atmosphere’s Layers
  • The Troposphere
  • The Stratosphere
  • The Mesosphere
  • The Thermosphere and Beyond
  • Fast Facts
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Martha London

Martha London loves writing books for young readers. Martha lives in Minnesota and has one cat, named Zee.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Looking at Layers from School Library Journal on April 1, 2020

As readers would expect, each title in this series features diagrams to show the various layers being discussed. Images of rock formations in the Grand Canyon or plants and animals from the layers of the rain forest add more details to the descriptions. Looking Inside the Human Body… View →