Tomorrows Energy

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People have used fossil fuels for hundreds of years but these sources of energy are running out.Tomorrows Energy looks at how we have made and used energy in the past and sources of energy for the future.
Features of the Book – Flow chart and graph, – Specialised vocabulary – fossil fuels, solar, turbines, generator, carbon dioxide, methane, nuclear, toxic, uranium, – Questions addressed to the reader, – Statistics, Purpose Tomorrow’s Energy can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills and understandings: – identifying and summarising the main ideas, – determining the author’s purpose, – exploring word derivations, – recognising cause-and-effect relationships, – using graphic aids such as charts to convey information, – recognising different kinds of energy and their limitations.

Themes covered in this book are: Earth Science, Environment, Physical Science

Reading Level:23-24 (Silver)

AuthorSusan Paris

SeriesSkyrider Investigations

Year Level3


Guided Reading Level23

GenreExplanation | Report

Theme/TopicEarth Science | Environment | Physical Science

Strategy/SkillsAuthor's purpose | Cause and effect | Main ideas | Using graphic sources | Vocabulary and word study

Page Count32