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The Sun

The Sun

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

A book in our series on the Solar System teaching about the sun, stars, how the sun was formed, characteristics of the sun, sunspots, solar flares, solar winds, and solar eclipses. Included at the end are some interesting facts about the sun.

For Ages: 7 to 9 years

Categories: Space and Astronomy | Science

Reading Level: Level 3 - Intermediate Readers

Interactive Features: What Is This? | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 2

Keywords: Sun, Solar, Solar Flares, Solar Winds, Sun Spots, Stars, Solar Eclipses

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

Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.

Describe the connection between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text.

Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.

Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

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