Rubber Rain Boots and Plastic Pink Flamingos

$8.99

Introduce young children to the chemistry of polymers. Atoms make up everything we touch, taste, smell, and see and link together to make molecules. A polymer is a molecule made of many repeating units of hydrogen and carbon atoms. Examples of items made of polymers are shown. 24 pp. Colorful illustrations.

Reading Level 1-3, Interest Level 2-5.

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In the Rubber Rain Boots and Plastic Pink Flamingos leveled reader, fundamental science facts in chemistry are explained through simply written text and colorful, fun illustrations. Young readers discover that atoms make up everything we touch, taste, smell, and see. Atoms link together to make molecules, and a polymer is a type of molecule made of many repeating units connected in a long chain. Each unit of a polymer is made of hydrogen and carbon atoms. Under certain conditions a polymer can change its shape, color, or size; for example, when heat is added or force is applied, or when it combines with another substance. Examples are provided of items made of polymers.

A pronunciation guide of scientific terms is included. 24 pages filled with engaging, colorful illustrations.

Reading Level 1-3, Interest Level 2-5.

Keywords: chemistry, elementary science, reader, molecules, polymer, Real Science-4-Kids

  • These are 24 page full-color readers for younger students as a read-alone or with parent/teacher assisted reading.
  • Also great for students with learning challenges or ESL students.

ISBN  978-1-950415-15-1

Pub Date:  5/12/20

Lexile measure:  520L

Word count:  283

BISAC Juvenile Nonfiction

JNF051070 /Science and Nature/Chemistry

JNF045000 /Readers/Beginner
JNF000000/General