Deserts are very dry places that receive little or no precipitation.Using informative maps and engaging diagrams, this book looks at the major deserts on each continent including cold deserts at the poles, and the ways in which these deserts have formed. It also introduces the interesting adaptations of desert animals, as well as the people who live in these dry areas.
Learn about the basic patterns of the Sun and Moon and what causes day and night.
Some storms bring powerful winds and rain. This book shows some amazing storms!
A level A Amicus Reader that compares and contrasts wet and dry places around the world, such as rain forests and deserts. Includes comprehension activity.
Lightning can strike trees and jump between clouds! Young readers will learn how lightning behaves, its relationship to thunder, and the ways to stay safe in its midst. Blastoff! Series
Farmers need just the right amount of rain for their fields. Too little or too much can destroy crops. This book explores our human need for rain and introduces floods, droughts, and the water cycle. Blastoff! Series
What make our planet so unique? Learn what Earth is made of and all about its unique conditions that sustain life. This book includes the history of Earth's evolving geography and life forms, and vocabulary related to the earth and its characteristics.