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Is There a Future for Fossil Fuels? - HC
Is There a Future for Fossil Fuels? - HC
Is There a Future for Fossil Fuels? - HC
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Natural gas, oil, and coal are finite resources, and their use contributes to deadly smog and global warming. The Future of Fossil Fuels follows the world's dependence on these resources and explains just what will happen when they run out. Special case studies highlight how people are working to reduce the use of fossil fuels and even make them more environmentally friendly. Teacher’s guide available.

Reading Level: Gr. 4-5
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: S
Binding: Hardcover
Series: Energy Revolution
Author(s): Ellen Rodger

Format
Size: 8 ½″ × 11″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL: S
ATOS: 7.7
Dewey: 333.8
Lexile: 1090L
Copyright: 2010

Reviews
Is There a Future for Fossil Fuels?

“...Young readers will find these books informative and easy to read...A vivid picture of how fossil fuels were formed millions of years ago is coupled with a list of major deposits around the world, and the role that fossil fuels play in the production of electricity is described...Colorful, realistic action pictures, sidebars, and conservation tips reiterating the theme "We Can Do It" are placed strategically throughout the book, and conservation is emphasized...This is an excellent resource to help young readers become cognizant of the effects of fossil fuels on the environment and to become advocates for sustainability.” —National Science Teacher's Association 05/10