Delta Science Readers Plants In Our World Collection
The Delta Science Collection Plants in Our World examines how plants grow, survive and reproduce. Reading covers how plants make and transport nutrients and get energy. Students learn the difference between vascular and nonvascular plants and common examples of both. Lastly, students learn about ethnobotanists and what they do.
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