In this title students will solve real-world math problems while they learn the science and math behind creating maps known as cartography.
In STEM Guides to Maps students will find out how maps and math work together as they practice with real-world equations and discover the art of cartography. The details on a map must be precise—and math guarantees this precision. Students will analyze the structure an author uses to organize a text including how the major sections contribute to the whole and to the development of the ideas.
The STEM Everyday series combines the latest scientific information with real-world math applications. Each 48-page leveled reader features content area vocabulary real-life photographs informational sidebars comprehension and extension activities and more to effectively engage students and build reading comprehension skills.