Black Gold teaches the reader that most of the world’s energy comes from crude oil. Finding and selling oil is one of the world’s biggest industries. This Black Gold book examines how oil is formed, processed, and used and why this non-renewable resource is such a precious commodity.
Features of the Black Gold Book – Dates numeric and text form, – Historical photographs, – Visual information requiring interpretation pie graph, map, diagram, – Comparisons, – Maps. Purpose Black Gold can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills and understandings: – analysing cause and effect, – sequencing, – interpreting graphic information, – exploring types and uses of natural resources.
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Themes covered in this book are: Earth Science, Change Over Time
Reading Level:29-30 (Sapphire)
Guided Reading Level28
GenreExplanation | Report
Theme/TopicChange over Time | Earth Science
Strategy/SkillsComparing and contrasting | Using graphic sources | Visualising