What Makes the Sky Blue?
Find out how the atmosphere makes the sky look blue during the day and orange and red at sunrise and sunset. Additional features to aid comprehension include colorful images, informational diagrams, hands-on activities, detailed captions and callouts, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Graphics||Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs|
|Dimensions||8 x 9.5|
|Guided Reading Level||Q|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.9|
|ATOS Interest Level||LG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||184053|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
- What Is the Atmosphere?
- What Is Sunlight?
- What Makes the Sky Blue?
- Why Are Clouds White?
- Activity: Blue Sky in a Glass
- To Learn More
Author: Janet Slingerland
Janet Slingerland is a writer, a scout leader, and an engineer. She loves books, science, and books about science. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and three children.