Delta Explore Primary Leveled Readers: Looking at the Sky

Primary Grades

Delta Explore Readers are nonfiction student books that build informational literacy skills through science content area reading and engaging photographs while promoting scientific inquiry at the primary grades.

Each Delta Explore Reader

  • Covers key standards-based science content
  • Contains the same key science content, vocabulary, and photographs
  • Highlights a career related to the topic
  • Is available in three Lexile levels

In Delta Explore Looking at the Sky, students explore what we see in the sky during the day and night. Students learn about Moon phases and why we have day and night. Students also read about astronauts.

Table of Contents

  • The Daytime Sky
  • The Nighttime Sky
  • Moon Phases
  • Day and Night
  • Astronauts
  • Glossary

Lexile Levels by Article

  PINK
(100-270)
ORANGE
(270-400)
GREEN
(400-545)
The Daytime Sky 240 390 450
The Nighttime Sky 260 400 470
Phases of the Moon 240 310 450
Day and Night 270 390 510
Astronauts 270 360 480