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It's All About Energy

It's All About Energy (Paperback)

By Pigdon, Keith

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Title Information: It's All About Energy: It's All About Energy compares the consequences of using nonrenewable and renewable energy sources and focuses on the environmental impacts of each. It provides information about how individuals might reduce the impact of their own energy... consumption.Content vocabulary:acid rain, asthma, atmosphere, carbon, carbon dioxide, climate, coal, ecosystem, electricity, energy, environment, erodes, fossil fuels, generate, geothermal, global warming, greenhouse gases, hydro-electricity, ice caps, natural gas, non-renewable, oil, oxygen, petroleum, pollute, power grid, renewable, sea levels, smog, solar, sun, turbines, water, wind farm Key concepts: Electricity can be generated using a range of energy sources Some energy sources are fossil-based and not renewable The use of fossil-based fuels has harmful consequences for the environment Alternative energy sources such as solar, wind, geothermal, and water power are renewable and not harmful to the environment Reading Strategies: Identifying the author's perspective Related resource:Lesson Plan - It's All About EnergySeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students are supported with a framework that encourages investigation and inquiry. This series is supported by an array of teacher resources which can be obtained by visiting www.worldwise.com.au
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ISBN 9781760861360
Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
Format Paperback
Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
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ISBN-13 9781760861360
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Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
Imprint Eleanor Curtain Publishing
Published 1 Jan 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Pigdon, Keith
Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
Category Reference
English Language
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides : General
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school