Ladders Science 5: Earth’s Crazy Climate (on-level; Earth Science), 6-pack

  • AUTHOR: Stephanie Harvey
  • ISBN-13: 9781285825557 
  • Grade(s): 5
  • Stitched binding 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2014     Published
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About The Product

6 copies of Earth's Crazy Climate Ladders Science consists of high interest science topics for Life, Earth, Physical Science, and STEM with engaging text and visuals that align to Next Generation Science Standards topics. Through this content, students develop a clearer understanding and appreciation for science concepts. Ladders Science includes three reading levels for each of the 36 titles. Students whose reading levels range from 2nd grade to 6th grade will appreciate the articles and introduction to National Geographic Explorers.


  • Teach next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) content
  • Build scientific literacy through differentiated reading
  • Increase STEM engagement with featured National Geographic Explorers

About the Contributor

  • Stephanie Harvey

    Stephanie Harvey has spent the past 42 years teaching and learning about reading and writing. As the president of Stephanie Harvey Consulting (, she currently serves as a private literacy consultant to schools and districts throughout the country. She has published articles in Ed Leadership, Language Arts, Reading Teacher and other educational publications. Her books and resources include Nonfiction Matters, Strategies That Work 2nd Ed, Comprehension and Collaboration, Nonfiction Reading & Writing Workshops, National Geographic Ladders, and a wide range of assorted classroom videos. Stephanie lives in Denver with her husband, Edward, and spends her free time reading, hiking, skiing and traveling. She has two grown children, a new granddaughter, and a grand bulldog named Otis. You can follow her on Twitter @stephharvey49.


Student Supplements

  • Ladders Science 5: Earth's Crazy Climate (on-level)  (ISBN-10: 1285359240 | ISBN-13: 9781285359243)
    A collection of articles linked together by the topic of Earth's changing climate
    Price = 6.50
  • Ladders Science 5: Earth's Crazy Climate (on-level; Earth Science), ebook  (ISBN-10: 1285360346 | ISBN-13: 9781285360348)
    eBook single copy (on-level)
    Price = 6.50

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  • Earth’s Crazy Climate: Ladders Science 5 (on-level), ebook
    ISBN-10: 1285360346 | ISBN-13: 9781285360348
    Price = $6.50

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