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Sources of Energy

Sources of Energy

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

A great introduction to what is energy, sources of energy, renewable vs. non-renewable, and the nine major kinds of energy used in the world today.

For Ages: 9 to 11 years | 7 to 9 years

Categories: Science | Vocabulary

Reading Level: Level 4 - Advanced Readers

Interactive Features: What Is This? | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 4

Keywords: Energy, Renewable, Non-Renewable, Wind, Solar, Fuels, Hydropower, Geothermal, Biomass, Oil, Coal, Natural Gas



Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.1
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.2
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.3
Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.4
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words or phrases in a text relevant to a grade 4 topic or subject area.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5
Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.

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