Fall 2022

Investigating Agricultural Waste

Investigating Pollution
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Introduces readers to what agricultural waste is, the consequences of this type of pollution, and what people are doing to help. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts page, a STEM project, a phonetic glossary, ways for readers to help, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research.

Wonder Books
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978-1-5038-5807-7
$23.95
978-1-5038-6142-8
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2023
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Wonder Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2022-08-01
BISACS JNF051000, JNF051100, JNF037020
Dewey 363.73
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 770
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.8
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 516901
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • A Manatee in Trouble
  • Harming Animals
  • Pollution from Fields
  • Other Sources of Agricultural Pollution
  • Tackling Agricultural Waste
  • Fast Facts
  • Growing Your Own Sweet Potato
  • Glossary
  • Ways You Can Help
  • Find Out More
  • Index
Author: Clara MacCarald

Clara MacCarald is a freelance writer with a master's degree in biology. She lives with her family in an off-grid house nestled in the forests of central New York. When not parenting her daughter, she spends her time writing nonfiction books for kids.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Investigating Pollution from School Library Journal on November 1, 2022

Eight types of pollution are evaluated through comprehensive text and simple graphics. Each book begins with a captivating story that draws readers into the topic, such as a manatee named Gerard whose food source was destroyed by agricultural pollution. This is followed by an… View →