Night Lights (SE)

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In Night Lights, you can learn about the mysteries of the Solar System. Children will love learning about the many mysteries of the moons in the universe. Also they will learn how one day we might be able to travel to Mars, and also the truth about sound in space.

The features of this book are:

  • Four non-fiction articles by three different authors
  • Varied layout:- photographs, fact boxes, and diagrams
  • The contents page, glossary, and index
  • Lists of questions to promote research
  • Photographs with captions
  • Specialised vocabulary – bacteria, meteorite, gravity

Night Lights can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills:

  • Using prior knowledge to help make sense of the text
  • Identifying the author’s intention
  • Reading aloud with appropriate pace and expression
  • Investigating questions raised in a text
  • Researching fables myths and legends
  • Skim-reading to locate and summarise main ideas.

Themes covered in this book are: Science and Technology

Reading Level:27-28 (Ruby)


SeriesSkyrider Chapters

Year Level4


Guided Reading Level27


Theme/TopicScience and Technology | Space

Strategy/Skillsfeatures of non-fiction | Forming opinions

Page Count32