Forces and Motion in the Real World

Forces and motion are everywhere! This book uses real-world examples to bring the concepts of force and motion to life in an approachable way. Clearly-written text draws in readers with concrete examples involving familiar, everyday things, from the Hubble Telescope to a game of tug-of-war. The book covers the history of and key figures in the understanding of force and motion, including Galileo, Albert Einstein, and Stephen Hawking. Major concepts covered include Newton's Laws of Motion, friction, gravity, electromagnetism, weight, and momentum. Full-color photos, a glossary, an index, sidebars, primary source documents, and other creative content enhance the book. It also includes prompts and activities that directly engage students in developing the reading, writing, and critical thinking skills promoted by the Common Core standards. This well-researched title has a credentialed content consultant and aligns with Common Core and state standards. Core Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Format Price Qty
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 531
Lexile 830
ATOS Reading Level 5.6
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Guided Reading Level S
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Graphics Full-color photographs
Imprint Core Library
ISBN 9781617837401, 9781617837906, 9781624010446, Q37401
Format Reinforced Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, QR Bundle