Delta Science Readers Color & Light Collection
In the Delta Science Collection Color and Light, students discover that different surfaces and substances reflect, absorb, and refract light. They learn how we see things in general and how we see color in particular. They also read about a famous astronomer, Annie Jump Cannon, and her work with stellar spectra. Finally, students learn about color blindness.
Delta Science Readers are 16-page nonfiction books for students with informative, engaging full-color photos and graphics that present key science concepts and vocabulary.
Using science material they promote reading in the specific content area. Readers present key science content and vocabulary found on most state tests and support and extend the experiences and content of hands-on activities. They also help students develop informational literacy skills while promoting scientific inquiry.
Each reader has three main sections:
- Think About...
Contains key information about the unit topic
- People in Science
Provides historical biographies, careers in science
- Did You Know?
Includes high-interest articles or selections