Water is one of the most important resources on Earth. The World Of Water explains where water comes from and how it gets to our homes. It also explores water pollution and the importance of water conservation.
Features of the Book – Explanation, – Map, – Flow diagrams, – Alliteration – The World of Water Digging Deeper Follow the Flow, – Specialised vocabulary – reservoir, monsoon, glacier, filter, sewage, nutrients, evaporated, – Comparisons, Purpose The World of Water can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills and understandings: – making inferences by drawing conclusions, – exploring synonyms, – interpreting diagrams and using them as a source of information, – writing persuasive text for a specific audience, – understanding that water is an important natural resource.
Themes covered in this book are: Environment, Physical science, Science and Technology
Reading Level:23-24 (Silver)
Guided Reading Level23
Theme/TopicEnvironment | Physical Science | Science and Technology
Strategy/SkillsDrawing conclu+T2sions | Making inferences | Using graphic sources | Using texts as models for own writing | Vocabulary and word study