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Meteorites, Meteoroids, and Meteors

Meteorites, Meteoroids, and Meteors

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

Learn all about meteorites, meteoroids, meteors, where do they come from, what they're made of, meteor showers, famous meteors, meteorites in history and culture, and many fun and interesting facts about meteoroids.

For Ages: 7 to 9 years

Categories: Space and Astronomy | Science

Reading Level: Level 3 - Intermediate Readers

Interactive Features: Fill In The Blanks | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 2

Keywords: Meteorites, Meteoroids, Meteors, Meteor Showers, Hoba Meteorite, Peekskill Meteorite, Barwell Meteorite, Ensisheim Meteorite, Dirty Snowballs, Comets, Shooting Star



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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