Explore Asia

From the Series A Look at Continents

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the unique and defining characteristics of Asia. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more about this continent’s landscape, biomes, climate, wildlife, culture, and more. Strong STEM connections promote multi-subject learning.

A Take a Look! infographic aids understanding, sidebars present interesting, supplementary information, maps help readers locate the continent, and an At a Glance summary provides quick facts for easy reference. Children can learn more about Asia using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Explore Asia also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index. Explore Asia is part of Jump!’s A Look at Continents series.
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Category C3 Social Studies
Subject Geography, History, Social Studies
Copyright 2020
Publisher Jump!
Imprint Pogo Books
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2020-01-01
BISACS JNF038020, JNF051180, JNF052000
Dewey 950
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.5 x 9
Lexile 430
Guided Reading Level J
ATOS Reading Level 3.1
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 507451
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary of key words, Index, and Table of contents


Series Made Simple

This series provides a visual tour of the seven land masses. Each continent gets its own book, featuring information on its climate, native animals, population, and unusual features. In Explore Africa, readers will learn about the Sahara desert, Mount Kilimanjaro, and the many animals in the Serengeti. Explore Antarctica features a close-up look at penguins, seals, and the international researchers who work at the science stations. Students who read the whole series will see repeated geography terms such as plateau and equator. A glossary and an index complete each book. VERDICT Full-page images and large text make this an appealing, informative guide to the continents.