Delta Science Readers Sunshine And Shadows Collection
In the Delta Science Collection Sunshine and Shadows, students read about the world of light and shadows. They learn about how shadows are formed and why shadows change size and shape. They find out about different sources of light and identify kinds of objects that block light to make a shadow. They also read about the job of a meteorologist, a scientist who studies and forecasts weather sunny and otherwise. Finally, students learn how sundials use sunlight and shadows to tell the time.
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