Essential Issues Set 4
Essential Issues explores current problems and crises around the globe. Each book offers a historical background of the issue, leading up to its current and future impact on individuals and society. The books also investigate how people are working to correct or solve the issues and analyze any surrounding controversies or conflicting viewpoints. Engaging text and color photographs present information realistically, leaving readers with a thorough, honest interpretation of each issue.
Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards.
Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Fall 2017
- Spring 2017
|Interest Level||Grade 6 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 8|
|BISACS||JNF051100, JNF053220, JNF024100, JNF024090|
|Subject||Character Education, Social Studies|
|Number of Pages||112|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||6.25 x 9.25|
|Features||Table of contents, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Sources for further research, and Reviewed|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Essential Issues Set 4 - School Library Connection
Each attractively illustrated volume features colorful sidebars, a timeline, an “essential facts” summary section, additional resources, and source notes. The introductory chapters provide a broad survey of the topic, while the concluding chapters offer constructive suggestions, places to go for help, or consideration of future trends. . . .solid treatments of their respective topics.
Essential Issues Set 4 - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
This informative series focuses on eight issues that could negatively affect teens. The texts are both credible and readable: the authors employ an engaging narrative style. . . . Overall, . . . this is a clearly written and well-organized series.