Delta Science Readers Solar System Collection
In the Delta Science Collection Solar System, students explore our solar system, its star the Sun, and Earth’s place in it. They take a tour of the nine planets and read about other objects in the solar system. The book also describes the work of a planetary geologist. In addition, students will discover how telescopes work.
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