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Smithsonian Science Stories Literacy Series™: Sending Signals On-Grade Reader, English

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Grade 4. 2019. 50 pages. Lexile range: 750-940L. Sending Signals 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 Can Animals Use Their Senses to Communicate?

Topics include:

  • Let In the Light: How eyes let in light for sight
  • Sensible Structures: The structures organisms use for their senses
  • Seeing with Sound: How elephants "see" faraway objects using sound
  • Animals with Something to Say: Signals animals use to send messages
  • Life as an Animal Behavior Scientist: Dr. Rachel Page's work focusing on animal behavior
  • Seeking the Sun: How plants sense and react to the world around them
  • Faster than a Flying Pigeon: Finding better ways to communicate over distances
  • Living Light Bulbs: How some organisms have the ability to produce light

The reader connects student literacy to science in the real world. Soft cover.


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