Weather Words And What They Mean New Edition

Author: Gail Gibbons
Editor: Holiday House
ISBN: 9780823441907
Size: 10,63 MB
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The perfect introduction to how we talk and think about the weather Everyone talks about the weather. In Weather Words and What They Mean, young readers are introduced to common terms--like moisture, air pressure, and temperature--and their definitions. The origins of fog, clouds, frost, thunderstorms, snow, fronts, hurricanes, and other weather-related phenomena are also explained, and best of all, a fun list of weird weather facts is included! * "[Weather Words and What They Mean is] an attractive introduction for weather units."--School Library Journal * "As usual with Gibbons, the colors are fresh and the format friendly--[Weather Words and What They Mean is] a useful start toward making sense of the jargon that tells us which way the wind blows." --Booklist * Gail Gibbons is a best-selling favorite among kids, parents, teachers, and librarians. * The Washington Post said, "Gail Gibbons has taught more preschoolers and early readers about the world than any other children's writer-illustrator." * Booklist said, "Gibbons is a master at creating factual books through which young readers can explore details of nature at an accessible and engaging depth." * Kirkus Reviews calls Gail Gibbons's books "staples of any collection."

Weather Words And What They Mean New Edition

Author: Gail Gibbons
Editor: Holiday House
ISBN: 9780823441716
Size: 18,56 MB
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Everyone talks about the weather, but not everyone understands all the words we use when we do. In Weather Words and What They Mean, common terms not commonly understood by children--like moisture, air pressure, and temperature--are clearly defined. Where fog, clouds, frost, thunderstorms, snow, fronts, hurricanes, and other weather-related phenomena come from is also explained, and best of all, a fun list of weird weather facts is included!

Weather Words And What They Mean

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ISBN: 9780439572439
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Intended as a literary study guide with activities designed for group and individual projects. Includes a book summary, author information, vocabulary builders, comprehension and discussion questions and cross-curricular activities. Some pages are reproducible for classroom use.

Freddy The Frogcaster

Author: Janice Dean
Editor: Regnery Publishing
ISBN: 1621570843
Size: 14,40 MB
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Freddy must use his knowledge about weather to save the town picnic after the town frogcaster does not report an approaching storm.

What Will The Weather Be Like Today

Author: Paul Rogers
Editor:
ISBN: 9780663591428
Size: 13,74 MB
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Animals and humans discuss, in rhyming verse, the possibilities of the day's weather.

Big Rain Coming

Author: Katrina Germein
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618083448
Size: 16,83 MB
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Though everyone eagerly awaits the rain, it is slow in coming.

Tornadoes

Author: Seymour Simon
Editor: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062470345
Size: 11,66 MB
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In this updated and revised edition of Tornadoes, award-winning science writer Seymour Simon gives readers an in-depth look at these captivating and powerful storms through fascinating facts and stunning full-color photographs. Readers will learn all about tornadoes, from how they are first created to the destruction they leave behind. This updated edition includes: author’s note stunning full-color photographs glossary index a list of websites and additional reading sources Supports the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards.

One Hot Summer Day

Author: Nina Crews
Editor: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0688133932
Size: 10,96 MB
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"An effervescent city child dances through a hot summer day until a thunderstorm brings welcome relief. Executed in collages made from color photographs, imaginatively redefined in unexpected juxtaposition....A wonderful concept book, grounded in ordinary events yet touched with magic, that will strike a familiar chord with preschool audiences while enlarging their perceptions. An auspicious debut!"--Horn Book.

Weather Forecasting

Author: Gail Gibbons
Editor: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780785705475
Size: 19,50 MB
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Describes forecasters at work in a weather station as they use sophisticated equipment to track and gauge the constant changes in the weather.

Anthem

Author: Ayn Rand
Editor: Xist Publishing
ISBN: 1681959771
Size: 17,13 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Anthem by Ayn Rand from Coterie Classics All Coterie Classics have been formatted for ereaders and devices and include a bonus link to the free audio book. “I stand here on the summit of the mountain. I lift my head and I spread my arms. This, my body and spirit, this is the end of the quest. I wished to know the meaning of all things. I am the meaning. I wished to find a warrant for being. I need no warrant for being, and no word of sanction upon my being. I am the warrant and the sanction. Neither am I the means to any end others may wish to accomplish. I am not a tool for their use. I am not a servant of their needs. I am not a sacrifice on their alters.” ― Ayn Rand, Anthem Ayn Randy’s dystopian novel imagines a world where the concept of self has been erased. When one man stands against the establishment, he dares to utter the word “I.” This Xist Classics edition has been professionally formatted for e-readers with a linked table of contents. This eBook also contains a bonus book club leadership guide and discussion questions. We hope you’ll share this book with your friends, neighbors and colleagues and can’t wait to hear what you have to say about it. Xist Publishing is a digital-first publisher. Xist Publishing creates books for the touchscreen generation and is dedicated to helping everyone develop a lifetime love of reading, no matter what form it takes