Now rebranded with a new cover look, this classic picture book uses colorful, simple diagrams to explain meteorology in a fun, engaging way. Let's-read-and-find-out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.
Sean birkel of the Climate Change Institute at the University of Maine. This is a level 2 let's-read-and-find-out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts perfect for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. Perfect for young readers and budding meteorologists, this bestseller is filled with rich climate vocabulary and clear explanations of everyday weather instruments like thermometers and barometers.
Will it be warm or cold? should we wear shorts or pants? Shoes or rain boots? This picture book explores why the weather can be so hard to predict. Both text and artwork were vetted for accuracy by Dr.
Weather Words and What They Mean
Best of all, the book features a fun list of weird weather facts! The perfect introduction to how we talk and think about the weatherEveryone talks about the weather, air pressure, but what does it all mean? In clear, Gail Gibbons introduces many common terms—like moisture, accessible language, and temperature—and their definitions.
Simple, thunderstorms, fronts, snow, reinforcing the explanations with clear, kid-friendly text explains the origins of fog, hurricanes, frost, clouds, well-labeled drawings and diagrams.
They can tell us what the weather is doing at any time of the day or night. This fun and educational picture book describes forecasters at work in a weather station as they track and gauge the constant changes in the weather. Will i need my umbrella? is it a good day for the beach? Will school close because of snow? These are the questions weather forecasters answer every day.
But how do they do it? Weather Forecasting tells how. With straightforward text and colorful pictures, this behind-the-scenes look at a modern weather station answers basic questions kids ask most, and makes weather forecasting more fun and accessible than ever.
Down Comes the Rain Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2
After rain comes down, the sun comes out and dries the puddles. Eventually, this moisture in the air condenses to form new clouds. Soon the rain will fall again. But the water isn't gone. Read on to find out all the ups and downpours of the water cycle! HarperCollins. The heat from the sun has turned it into water vapor-it has evaporated.
Sunshine Makes the Seasons Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2
HarperCollins. The sun shines down on us, giving warmth and light. The author, Franklyn M. Find out how the light from the sun affects life on the earth for all living things in this look at the only star in our solar system. Now rebranded with a new cover look, this book features content-rich vocabulary, fascinating side bars and diagrams by bestselling illustrator Michael Rex, and a find out more section with a simple experiment that allows kids to make their own orbiting model with an orange and a pencil.
Branley, was the author of over 150 science books for children and Astronomer Emeritus and former Chairman of the American Museum of Natural History–Hayden Planetarium. But did you know that the sun also makes the seasons? As the earth makes one complete rotation around the sun every year, the seasons on the earth change—from winter to spring to summer to fall and back to winter again.
Let's-read-and-find-out science is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series. The text and art were vetted for accuracy by an expert in the field. This is a level 2 let's-read-and-find-out science title, engineering, technology, and the Science, Next Generation Science Standards, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards, and Math STEM standards.
Clouds Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1
Collins Publishers. How do you know what type of clouds can forecast a change of weather? Read and find out. HarperCollins. HarperCollins. Do you ever wake up and wonder what the weather will be? Instead of turning on the TV to find out, you can just look out your window at the clouds.
Flash, Crash, Rumble, and Roll
HarperCollins Publishers. Did you know that lightning bolts can be over a mile long? Or that they may come from clouds that are ten miles high? Storms can be scary, but not if you know what causes them. Collins Publishers. Before the next thunderstorm, grab this book by veteran science team Franklyn Branley and True Kelley and learn what causes the flash, rumble, crash, and roll of thunderstorms! HarperCollins.
Freddy the Frogcaster
With an activities section in the back. HarperCollins. Children and adults will love the charming frog world Freddy lives in and the fun science lessons he shares. HarperCollins. Freddy the frogcaster loves learning about the weather, and he’s known for having the best predictions in town. But what happens when the town picnic is almost ruined by a storm that catches the local frogcaster by surprise? Freddy has to step in to save the day! Well-known Fox News broadcast meteorologist Janice Dean pens this exciting and hilarious tale about an aspiring weathercaster who can’t keep his eyes off the sky.
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The Seasons of Arnold's Apple Tree
HarperCollins. Collins Publishers. HarperCollins Publishers. Includes a recipe for apple pie and a description of how an apple cider press works. Regnery Kids. This book about nature and the changing seasons focuses on a young boy and a very special apple tree. HarperCollins. Great product! In gail gibbons’s bright illustrations, arnold collects apple blossoms in spring, makes apple pie and cider in the fall, builds a tree house in summer, and hangs strings of popcorn and berries for the birds in winter, among other seasonal activities.
Feel the Wind Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2
Collins Publishers. Regnery Kids. HarperTrophy. HarperCollins. We call moving air the wind. Great product! HarperCollins. HarperCollins Publishers. Windhave you ever felt the wind tickle your face or heard it whistle through your window? Did you know that some wind travels faster than a car? Read inside to find out more about what causes wind, and learn how to make your own weather vane!Have you ever felt the wind tickle your face or heard it whistle through your window? Did you know that some wind travels faster than a car?Air is always moving.
In this enlarged edition, how it can be used to help us, find out about the wind - what causes it, and how it affects the weather. Arthur dorros shows you how to make your own weather vane, and in simple terms, with playful illustrations, he explains just what makes the wind that blows all around us. We can't see air moving, though we can watch it push clouds across the sky, or shake the leaves of a tree.
What's Alive? Rise and Shine Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1
HarperCollins. Great product! Collins Publishers. People and plants and animals are all alive, but is a doll alive? Or your tricycle? How can you tell? Read and find out what makes something alive, and what all living things need to stay healthy. Regnery Kids. HarperCollins. HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins Publishers.
HarperTrophy. Are you like a cat?You don't look like a cat. But you and a cat have something in common: You are both alive.