What is a thermometer? What does it measure? What different types are there, and who uses them to do their jobs? Learn all of these facts and more, in this introduction to using and understanding thermometers.
STEM Explorations is a fascinating new series of 26 informational texts, for grades 1–2, that takes young readers through the worlds of natural science and man-made inventions. Explore weather, seasons, states of matter, and more. Learn how to measure time and temperature, how halves and quarters can be used to share, and how sound travels. Basic nonfiction text features include: table-of-contents, chapters and sub-headings, image captions, easy-to-follow diagrams with labels, enriched vocabulary with pronunciation guides, fact boxes, callouts, glossarys and index.