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Weather : facts, photos, and fun that will blow you away
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Published:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2012.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
64 pages : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm.
Rating:
3-6.
Status:
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Description
Weather can be wild, freaky, and fascinating! Powerful twisters roar through homes; earthquakes shatter whole cities; hurricanes fly through towns. How does it all happen and how do we know what we do? All you need to know about weather and all of its wildness will be found in the pages of this colorful, energetic, and accessible book. Kids will also learn about real-life encounters with wild weather from National Geographic tornado chaser, Tim Samaras, featured in "Explorer's Corners" throughout the book. Packed with fun facts and amazing photographs, this book gives kids an in-depth look at these amazing natural phenomena. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781426310638 (lib. bdg.), 1426310633 (lib. bdg.), 9781426310584 (pbk.), 1426310587 (pbk.)
Lexile measure:
950

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
"Weather can be wild, freaky, and fascinating! Powerful twisters roar through homes; earthquakes shatter whole cities; hurricanes fly through towns. How does it all happen and how do we know what we do? All you need to know about weather and all of its wildness will be found in the pages of this colorful, energetic, and accessible book. Kids will also learn about real-life encounters with wild weather from National Geographic tornado chaser, Tim Samaras, featured in 'Explorer's Corners' throughout the book. Packed with fun facts and amazing photographs, this book gives kids an in-depth look at these amazing natural phenomena"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience
3-6.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Furgang, K. (2012). Weather: facts, photos, and fun that will blow you away. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Furgang, Kathy. 2012. Weather: Facts, Photos, and Fun That Will Blow You Away. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Furgang, Kathy, Weather: Facts, Photos, and Fun That Will Blow You Away. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Furgang, Kathy. Weather: Facts, Photos, and Fun That Will Blow You Away. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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