Fall 2022

Investigating Nuclear Pollution

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

Introduces readers to what nuclear pollution 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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978-1-5038-5809-1
$23.95
978-1-5038-6147-3
$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 363.17
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 730
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 5.2
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 516907
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

  • Radioactive Dogs
  • The Pollution of War
  • Nuclear Power and Waste
  • Accidents
  • Tackling Nuclear Pollution
  • Fast Facts
  • Marble Chain Reaction
  • 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 Booklist on October 1, 2022

Investigating Pollution (8 titles) is an inaugural series under the new Wonder Books imprint, and it uses narrative nonfiction to make the fact-filled text go down easy. This title examines different sources of nuclear pollution, its dangers, past nuclear disasters, and the benefits and… View →