Search and Rescue Teams On the Scene

First Responders On the Scene
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Provides an inside look at the fast-paced, important, stressful, and often dangerous job of search and rescue teams.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2022
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2022-01-01
BISACS JNF038100, JNF011000
Dewey 363.34
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 650
Guided Reading Level R
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Fast Facts
  • The Right Place at the Right Time
  • Mountain Miracle
  • Plane Crash!
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author: Kara L. Laughlin

Kara L. Laughlin lives in Virginia with her husband and three children. She is an award-winning poet and the author of more than sixty-five nonfiction books for kids.


A noteworthy review of First Responders On the Scene from Booklist on April 1, 2022

A 10-foot fall into an ice cave, a missing toddler, a plane crash—these dangerous situations all feature in this entry in the First Responders on the Scene series (8 titles), which takes readers into the field with Search and Rescue (SAR) teams. A short… View →