Free shipping on orders of $100 or more!

Rovers

   

9781620314159

Rovers

Availability: In stock

In Rovers, early fluent readers learn about the construction and function of a variety of space rovers. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they learn about the fascinating vehicles tasked with studying our universe. An infographic examines the anatomy of a rover, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about rovers using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Rovers also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index. 

ISBN :  9781620314159

List Price :  $25.65

Library Price :   $17.95

OR
Product Details

Additional Information

Series Space Explorers
Reading Level Grade 2
Interest Level 2-5
ATOS 2.9
Lexile 490L
Guided Reading Level L
Copyright Year 2017
Dewey 600-Technology (Applied Sciences)
ISBN 9781620314159
Author Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
Artwork Photography
Publisher Jump!
Imprint Pogo
AR Quiz Yes
Review Source School Library Journal
Pages 24
Trim Size 7.5" x 9"
Book Format Hardcover
Reading Counts Points No
Reviews

School Library Journal, November 2016
Brief but filled with insightful details, this set introduces readers to the vehicles that travel through space, collecting data and sending it back to scientists on Earth for analysis. Stunning photos give the audience a comet’s-eye view of not only the various space machines but also of Earth, flipping the perspective from “looking up at the stars” to “looking down at the planet.” Vibrant shades of blues, greens, and whites, such as those found in the satellite image of a Gulf Coast hurricane, are breathtaking (Artificial Satellites), and the up close and personal views of the vehicles allow readers to feel as if they are right next to these amazing pieces of technology. “Did You Know?” sidebars provide additional visual interest and info, while the “Try This!” activity located at the conclusion of each volume gives budding astronauts tangible, real-world applications that reinforce the content. VERDICT Space enthusiasts and students curious about the cosmos will gravitate to this high-interest series.

You might also like

  • Space Explorers

    Space Explorers SKU :  600100

    List Price :  $128.25

    Library Price :   $89.75

  • Space Stations

    Space Stations SKU :  9781620314135

    List Price :  $25.65

    Library Price :   $17.95

  • Rockets

    Rockets SKU :  9781620314142

    List Price :  $25.65

    Library Price :   $17.95

  • Spacecraft

    Spacecraft SKU :  9781620314166

    List Price :  $25.65

    Library Price :   $17.95

  • Artificial Satellites

    Artificial Satellites SKU :  9781620314128

    List Price :  $25.65

    Library Price :   $17.95

Post your comment

Jump! Library