Fall 2022

Shark Encounters

Reading Rocks!
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Sharks cause swimmers around the world to shake with fear. Should you really be afraid? Learn more about these amazing predators in this photo-filled book. Additional features include informative captions and sidebars, a Think-About-It section, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, a table of contents, an index, and an introduction to the author.

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978-1-5038-5817-6
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2023
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Stride
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2022-08-01
BISACS JNF025000, JNF051000, JNF016000
Dewey 597.3
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 860
Guided Reading Level R
Accelerated Reader® Quiz Pending
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Should You Be Afraid?
  • How Encounters Happen
  • You and Sharks
  • Glossary
  • Think about It
  • Find Out More
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author: Bob Woods

Bob Woods, a freelance writer in Madison, Connecticut, has written books for young readers about Barry Bonds, Shaquille O'Neal, the National Football League, NASCAR history, and other sports topics. Over the past 20 years, his work has appeared in many magazines, including Sports Illustrated. Bob has also edited several magazines for young people, and has produced special magazines on both the Summer and Winter Olympics.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Reading Rocks! from School Library Journal on November 1, 2022

Series that uses various engaging topics to encourage reading. Starting with a table of contents, titles are about three chapters long with vocabulary words in bold and in another color. A few paragraphs of text are paired with full page captioned photos or graphics. Coverage includes… View →