What Do We Need?
- ISBN: 9781590000588
- Title: Talking Concepts Big Books – What Do We Need?
- Subject: Concepts
- Publisher: Benchmark Education Company
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Improve your reading skills and build solid foundations in core content areas. Each topic takes you in a journey to find out more about the topic: provides a simple definition and points out to references and further reading opportunities. During the course of reading there are questions for you to answer and quizzes to help you establish connections across the content areas.
Explore the history of clothes including inventors and their inventions of common clothing items such as jeans, raincoats, even zippers! Find how making clothes has changed over time with interesting facts of an often-overlooked industry. The reader provides a language arts connection as students learn vocabulary related to all aspects of the clothing industry.
This engaging title tells the story of two different ecosystems–the declining fish population in the Claymount Stream and the declining number of birds in the Mainsville Woods. These stories show prime examples of predicting causes, collecting data, and making conclusions and problem-solving solutions. Not only will children practice collecting data and making predictions, but they will also learn about ecology and STEM themes. The interesting stories, vivid images, easy-to-read text, clear mathematical charts and diagrams, and accessible glossary will keep readers engaged and confident that they can learn to analyze data to solve these problems and many others!