What's the Issue?: Sets 1 – 9
Although children are frequently aware of what's happening around them, they do not always get the information they need to form a clear picture of the situation. Understanding issues such as impeachment, GMOs, and foreign relations is crucial to creating an informed opinion about current events. Engaging text, enhanced with full-color photographs and accessible graphic organizers, gives readers information about all facets of today's most important issues. Knowing the facts is the first step toward becoming active, informed citizens and making a difference in the world.
• Up-to-date statistics presented in eye-catching fact boxes provide fact-based evidence to encourage readers to support their opinions with relevant data
• Accessible text examines all sides of each topic and breaks down complex ideas
• Historical or scientific context on each topic helps readers see how the things they learn about in school affect people's lives today