B is for blue planet : an earth science alphabet
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Contributors:
Marstall, Bob, illustrator.
Published:
Chelsea, Michigan : Sleeping Bear Press, [2011].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm
Rating:
6.1.
Status:
East - Kids Non-Fiction
j550 S9251b
Description
How much of Earth's surface is covered by water? How do thenorthern lights get their colors?Planet Earth has been home to mankind for hundreds of thousandsof years and while scientists have learned a lot about it, they're stillunraveling many of its mysteries. B is for Blue Planet: An EarthScience Alphabet explains what we do know about our planet andwhat more we have to learn. Examine Earth's diverse ecosystems(deserts), discover geological wonders (karst caves), learn aboutweather phenomena (hurricanes), and much more.Ruth Strother has been in the publishing industry for morethan twenty years and is the author of fifteen books forchildren. She also wrote Sleeping Bear's W is for Woof:A Dog Alphabet. Ruth lives in Southern California.Bob Marstall was a K-12 art teacher for many years, andtoday he is an award-winning children's book illustrator.He tours all over the country, lecturing in schools on theintegration of art and science. Bob lives in Northampton,Massachusetts.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781585364541 (hbk.), 1585364541 (hbk.)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.1, 1 Points

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Horn Book Guide,,10/2011
Description
Uses each letter of the alphabet to explain what we know about our planet and what more we have to learn. Examines Earth's diverse ecosystems, geological wonders and weather phenomena.
Target Audience
6.1.
Target Audience
1-4.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS,MG,6.1,1.0,143645.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Strother, R., & Marstall, B. (2011). B is for blue planet: an earth science alphabet. Chelsea, Michigan: Sleeping Bear Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Strother, Ruth and Bob, Marstall. 2011. B Is for Blue Planet: An Earth Science Alphabet. Chelsea, Michigan: Sleeping Bear Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Strother, Ruth and Bob, Marstall, B Is for Blue Planet: An Earth Science Alphabet. Chelsea, Michigan: Sleeping Bear Press, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Strother, Ruth,, and Bob Marstall. B Is for Blue Planet: An Earth Science Alphabet. Chelsea, Michigan: Sleeping Bear Press, 2011. Print.

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