Energy in Action is an informational text that explores potential energy, kinetic energy, chemical energy, nuclear energy, electrical energy, and transferring energy through heat, light, and work. The book concludes with an activity involving exploring the potential energy of a homemade sling-shot.
The book is divided in chapters and contains a table of contents, glossary, and index. Sentences vary in length and structure. Information is presented by the main text, captions, labeled photographs, diagrams, and illustrations highlighting definitions and interesting facts.
Content-specific terminology such as potential energy, kinetic energy, protons, electrons, neutrons, molecules, fusion, fission, wavelength, and vibrations, is defined in context and in the glossary.
This title is from the Science Readers: Content and Literacy in Science series from Teacher Created Materials. Build literacy skills and science content knowledge with high-interest, appropriately levelled information texts.
Invoice Title: Energy in Action