The Atmosphere

Planetary Heat Engine

Author: Gregory Vogt

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN: 0761328416

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

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Explains what the atmosphere is made of, why it is considered a dynamic system, and why it must be protected.

Common Core Curriculum: English, Grades K-5

Author: Great Minds

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118812654

Category: Education

Page: 480

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Common Core's English resources empower educators to meet the expectations of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English Language Arts (ELA) and build essential content knowledge for students in grades K-5. Each grade in The Wheatley Portfolio features a comprehensive, coherent sequence of thematic units that engage students in deep study of worthwhile texts and topics. Features of this book include: Six thematic units for each grade, each centered on a curated collection of literary and informational texts Focus standards for each unit that complement the topic and promote student mastery of essential literacy skills Suggested texts and activities to incorporate science, art, and history into English instruction This revised second edition includes a sample text study that guides students through a close read of an exemplary text, updated web resources, and refreshed suggested works. Educators who create their curriculum based on Common Core's Wheatley Portfolioguarantee that students are exposed to content-rich instruction and have ample opportunity to master the reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language skills articulated in the CCSS for ELA.

The Weather Wizard's Cloud Book

How You Can Forecast the Weather Accurately and Easily by Reading the Clouds

Author: Jim Duncan

Publisher: Algonquin Books

ISBN: 9780912697109

Category: Nature

Page: 69

View: 7664


Explains different types of clouds

The Essential Book of Weather Lore

Time-tested Weather Wisdom and why the Weatherman Isn't Always Right

Author: Leslie Alan Horvitz

Publisher: Readers Digest

ISBN: 9780762108572

Category: Reference

Page: 176

View: 4957


Introduces common and ancient weather lore, explaining where it comes from and why it is or is not accurate information, covering such seasonal forecasting topics as temperature, precipitation, drought, sunshine, and storms.

The weather sourcebook

your one-stop resource for everything you need to feed your weather habit

Author: Ronald L. Wagner,Bill Adler

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781564403841

Category: Nature

Page: 210

View: 8234


An amazing compilation of resources and gadgetry, where to buy them, as well as a complete primer on the science of weather forecasting. Included is information on rainfall, clouds, storms, record temperatures, world weather patterns, and a seemingly endless array of additional weather topics, completely updated with this new edition. Of interest to farmers, pilots, students or anyone wishing to understand more about the weather and prediction. New features in this revision are: -- international information, such as temperature records, wind patterns, etc., that were not previously included; -- interviews with tornado watchers and other weather professionals who outline their most memorable experiences.

Glencoe science voyages

exploring the life, earth, and physical sciences. Level red

Author: Alton Biggs,Glencoe/McGraw-Hill,National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: N.A


Category: Earth sciences

Page: 752

View: 8526