Magnets in the Real World

Magnets are everywhere! This book uses real-world examples to bring the concept of magnets to life in an approachable way. Clearly-written text draws in readers with concrete examples involving familiar, everyday things, from earphones to compasses. The book covers the history of and key figures in the understanding of magnets, including André-Marie Ampère and Michael Faraday. Major concepts covered include magnetic force, natural magnets, permanent magnets, electromagnetism, static electricity, poles, magnetic fields, transformers, and MRIs. 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 538
Lexile 730
ATOS Reading Level 5.1
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Guided Reading Level R
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Graphics Full-color photographs
Imprint Core Library
ISBN 9781617837425, 9781617837920, 9781624010460, Q37425
Format Reinforced Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, QR Bundle

Author: Chris Eboch