Curioso Quique Libro 1 (Hard Copy) - is recommended, but not limited to, grades 1-7. This is the Spanish, It is aligned with the Academic Standards for content subjects such as Science, Reading, Social Studies, and cross curricular second language acquisition for LOTE/ELPS.
It has become a preferred supplemental reading selection by teachers during the EXPLORE/EXPLAIN/and ELABORATE instructional stages.
In the Torres Family series of books, the family learns and explores scientific principles through everyday experiences and adventures. From the curiosity of the young boy Quique to the wisdom of Grandfather Felix, life’s mysteries are explained as the bilingual series stresses family values and focuses on a different scientific principle in each story.
This book features comprehension questions and a vocabulary section to help children learn and expand their Spanish vocabulary. The colorful illustrations stimulate the curiosity and imagination of children as they follow the adventures of the Torres Family.
In Book 1 of the series, Curious Quique, young Quique learns about the process called the Scientific Method. This story provides key understanding of what a scientist is and what a scientist does.
The characters explain how Scientists investigate, collect data from observation, record and organizes data using pictures, graphic, and charts, and the importance of communicating findings.