Delta Science Readers Finding The Moon Collection
The Delta Science Collection Finding the Moon introduces students to what we see in the sky and to Earth’s closest neighbor, the Moon. Students discover what makes the Moon appear to shine and why the Moon appears to have different shapes. They read about craters, seas, and other parts of the Moon’s environment. Students are introduced to Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the Moon. Students also compare the size of the Moon to that of Earth and Sun.
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