The Johnstown Flood
In 1889, a downpour of rain caused the South Fork Dam to collapse. A huge wave of water rushed into Johnstown, killing thousands of people. The Johnstown Floodexamines the scope of the disaster, its causes, and how people can keep a similar disaster from happening again. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Subject||History, Science & Technology|
|Number of Pages||48|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||7.25 x 9.25|
|Guided Reading Level||P|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.6|
|ATOS Interest Level||MG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||508194|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Primary-source text, and Table of contents|
Engineering Disasters – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
A helpful purchase for its engineering topics and tie-ins to writing curriculum.