Millions of tonnes of sugar are produced every year. From Cane to Crystals investigates this history of the sugar trade, the reasons why sugar is such a valuable commodity, and the process of sugar production.
Features of the Book – Fact boxes, – Explanation, – Different points of view, – Cause-and-effect relationships. Purpose From Cane to Crystals can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills and understandings: – determining the author’s purpose, – analysing text organization and structure, – evaluating information to form an opinion, – exploring the production, distribution, and consumption of goods.
Themes covered in this book are: Food, Plants, Physical science
Reading Level:27-28 (Ruby)
Guided Reading Level27
GenreExplanation | Procedure
Theme/TopicFood | Physical Science | Plants
Strategy/SkillsAuthor's purpose | Cause and effect | Forming opinions | Point of view | Text structure