The closest star to Earth is the Sun. This informational text highlights the sun's functions, what it is made of, and how people have studied it.
This is 1 of 60 informational texts from Fables & the Real World–a series of stimulating nonfiction titles that connect to real-life elements of fables, which are ideal for text-type paring. These informational texts are great tools to enrich content area curriculum, and their nonfiction text features are great ways to help students access tables of contents, glossaries, and indexes.
To learn more about this series, view our Fables & the Real World Series Snapshot, or view an entire Fables & the Real World informational text sample book.