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Smithsonian Science Stories Literacy Series™: Speed Bumps

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Grade 4. 2018. 44 pages. Speed Bumps reader serves as an informational text resource that is incorporated into many lessons in the Smithsonian Science for the Classroom™ module How Does Motion Energy Change in a Collision? Topics include: Nature's Noisemakers; Record Breakers; The Need for Speed; Hot Air; Animals in Action; Brain Games; and Let It Slide. Available in English and Spanish. Soft cover.

 
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Grade 4. 2018. 44 pages. Speed Bumps reader serves as an informational text resource that is incorporated into the main activities of many lessons in the Smithsonian Science for the Classroom™ module How Does Motion Energy Change in a Collision?

Topics include:

  • Nature's Noisemakers: How animals make sounds with their bodies
  • Record Breakers: What it takes for athletes to win foot races in record time
  • The Need for Speed: Body structures animals have that give them speed
  • Hot Air: How motion energy causes air to heat up
  • Animals in Action: Examples of collisions in nature
  • Brain Games: How helmets prevent head injuries
  • Let It Slide: Reducing friction to make objects slide

The reader connects student literacy to science in the real world. Available in English (on-grade-level or below-grade-level) and Spanish, and as single copies or in packs of 8. Soft cover.