Unit D: The Atmosphere and Beyond

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Leveled Independent Science Books

Extra Support

Galileo Galilei, Astronomer
Summary: Galileo's discoveries changed the way people thought about Earth.

On Level

Space Animals
Summary: See how the night sky is filled with easy-to-spot constellations.

Challenge

The End of the Ice Age
Summary: This book explains how glaciers form and what may have led to the ice age.

STUDENT BIBLIOGRAPHY

CHAPTER 10

Water
Learn about the forms of water and the water cycle.
Weather
Discover wind patterns, clouds, precipitation, and temperature.
Eyewitness: Weather
Read about different weather conditions and weather forecasting.

CHAPTER 11

Next Stop, Neptune
Tour the solar system with incredible facts about space.
Earth: Our Planet in Space
Discover Earth's rotation, revolution, and seasons.
Don't Know Much About Space
Humorous drawings reinforce basic facts about space.