How does reading Planets a Level 2 Reader, help the child?
Children want to read longer sentences, and more complex vocabulary, and will enjoy these readers. National Geographic defines new words in the glossary at the back, but occasionally the child will appreciate help from an advanced reader or adult.
Cultivate Your Child’s Reading Proficiency
National Geographic research found that informational reading is critical to help children succeed at school. These readers provide factual information in a fun, colourful, and informative manner, ensuring that children will learn interesting facts about specific subjects, as they read.
Goals for children reading Planets a Level 2 Reader
- the primary aim, is for the child to independently read more complex words and longer sentences
- they will gain some other skills in the process
- broaden their vocabulary;
- and they will possibly learn how to;
- name the different planets in our solar system
- describe what makes a planet, how it differs from the Sun and Moon
- identify the different types of planets, i.e. gas planets, dwarf planets, and our planet, the Earth
- explore space like an astronaut
- answer quizzes and learn how your new information will impress your parents
- a glossary of terms, helps children remember the more complex words
- gain self-esteem and confidence
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Dimensions of the Book
- 23cm x 15cm x 0.02cm / (9″ x 6″ x ¼”)
- 32 pages, beautifully illustrated
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Further Reading and Resources
- An introduction to Cosmic education, the Montessori way