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The Earth

The Earth

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

A book in our series on the Solar System teaching about our planet Earth, how it was formed, its characteristics, its atmosphere, its oceans and continents, its core and its history and culture. Included at the end are some interesting facts about Earth.

For Ages: 7 to 9 years

Categories: Space and Astronomy | Science

Reading Level: Level 3 - Intermediate Readers

Interactive Features: Image Sequencing | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 2

Keywords: Earth, Gravity, Atmosphere, Planet, Solar System, Troposphere, Stratosphere, Helium, Hydrogen, Oxygen



Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.1
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.2
Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.3
Describe the connection between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.4
Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.6
Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

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