How Airplanes Get from Here . . . to There!

How Airplanes Get from Here . . . to There!

Illustrated by: Mark Borgions
For Ages: 6 - 8
Learn all about the soaring science behind aerodynamic airplanes in this fact-tastic nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series about the science of fun stuff!

Did you know that some military aircrafts are capable of “supersonic flight,” traveling at speeds faster than sound? Or that the Wright brothers designed the first airplane after studying the wings of birds? You’ll learn this and much more as you become an expert on the science behind airplanes.

Amaze your friends with all you’ve learned in this engaging, fact-filled Level 3 Ready-to-Read! A special section at the back of the book includes Common Core–vetted extras on subjects like social studies and math, and there’s even a fun quiz so readers can test themselves to see what they’ve learned! Learning science has never been so much fun!
  • Simon Spotlight | 
  • 48 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781481461641 | 
  • May 2016 | 
  • Grades 1 - 3 | 
  • Lexile ® NC910L
List Price $3.99
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About the Author

Jordan D. Brown

Jordan D. Brown loves to write about science for kids, and is the author of Micro Mania, Crazy Concoctions, and Robo World. He’s also the educational advisor for TV shows such as Dinosaur Train and My Little Pony. Jordan lives in Walker Valley, New York, with his wife Ellen, two children, and two dogs.

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