TITANIC tells the story of that terrible night through the eyes of Eva Hart, a seven-year-old girl who survived the sinking. Young scientists can examine the technology of the ship, and differing eyewitness accounts encourage readers to think about how history is created out of facts and opinions.
Scholastic Discover More Readers engage children with high-quality informational texts designed to stretch language arts skills through beautifully graphic presentations of must-know science and natural history topics. As rigorous Common Core Standards come into use, children will be expected to read more closely and at a higher level of complexity than ever before. This new series--with technical vocabulary on every page, compelling themes with supporting facts, infographics, vivid maps and charts, and a variety of writing styles and text structures--is tailored to the new era of high expectations. The unique informational text reading levels have been developed and vetted by Scholastic reading experts.