Quiet vs. Loud

Science Showdowns
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Illustrates the differences between quiet and loud. Explains what makes a sound quiet or loud and how they affect everyday life. Colorful photographs and diagrams help illustrate each science concept. A chart compares the concepts head-to-head to help solidify readers' grasp of the material. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2021
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2021-01-01
BISACS JNF051000, JNF013050
Dewey 534
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 510
Guided Reading Level P
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • What Is Sound?
  • What Is a Sound Wave?
  • How Is Sound Measured?
  • Quiet vs. Loud Chart
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Janet Slingerland

Janet Slingerland is a writer, a scout leader, and an engineer. She loves books, science, and books about science. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and three children.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Science Showdowns from School Library Journal on April 1, 2021

Written to introduce basic science concepts through comparing and contrasting, each book in this series features a pair of opposites, such as light and dark or renewable and nonrenewable energy. Large, clear photos support the text and have labels to reinforce important details. There… View →