- Superb age-appropriate introduction to curriculum-relevant subjects
- Covers all studies, from Animals to American History, Geography to Science
- "Words to Know" glossary clarifies subject-specific vocabulary
- "Learning More" section encourages independent study
- Index makes navigating subject matter easy
4/1/08 Curriculum Connections
A tried-and-true series has been updated and redesigned, and this entry sports bold graphics, full-color photographs, and an overall snappy appearance. Why Pluto was demoted from planet to KBO (Kuiper Belt Object) status is clearly explained along with other recent developments in space exploration.