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Rain

Ann Herriges (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112329

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

Lightning

Ann Herriges (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112312

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

Oceans

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140394

Watch out for that big wave! Oceans cover a large part of Earth and support a wide variety of plants and animals. Young readers will learn about the tides, waves, and currents of the ocean as well as what lives beneath the surface. Blastoff! Series

Volcanoes

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140416

Volcanoes are many different shapes and sizes. They can be dormant or active. Students will learn about the different kinds of volcanoes and discover what makes a volcano erupt. Blastoff! Series

Rivers

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140408

Rivers flow through plains and forests and provide water to plants, animals, and people. Children will learn how rivers begin and end, the parts of a river, and what animals call a river home. Blastoff! Series

Deserts

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140351

Deserts are vast areas of the Earth with very little moisture. There can be both hot deserts and cold deserts. Students will learn the difference between hot and cold deserts, and how desert plants and animals survive the harsh conditions. Blastoff! Series

Mountains

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140386

Take a climb high into the mountains! This basic introduction to mountains explains the different kinds of mountains, how mountains form, and how people use mountains for recreational activities. Blastoff! Series

Lakes

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1612112536

Earth has hundreds of thousands of lakes with a wide range of sizes. Young readers will learn about how lakes form, the different kinds of lakes, and what animals call lakes home. Blastoff! Series

Caves

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140343

There are many different kinds of caves found all around the world. Many are millions of years old! Students will explore the many different kinds of caves, their unique features, and the difference between stalactites and stalagmites. Blastoff! Series

Hurricanes

Kay Manolis

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600141854

Hurricane winds spin around a central point called an eye. A hurricane's eye usually has calm weather and clear skies. Eager readers will discover how hurricanes form, move, and damage tropical areas. Blastoff! Series

Tsunamis

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600141889

Underwater earthquakes, volcanoes, and mudslides can cause tsunami waves that reach land and wreak havoc. Children will learn how tsunamis develop, how they are detected, and their devastating impact on communities. Blastoff! Series

Wetlands

Hollie Endres

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112633

Wetlands are complex features of Earth that contain a wide variety of life. Readers will learn about the different kinds of wetlands, the animals that live in wetlands, and how wetlands help people. Blastoff! Series

Prairies

Hollie Endres

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600141140

The United States was once abundant with prairies. Some have been converted to farmland, but other prairies still thrive. Students will learn how a prairie changes through the seasons, what animals live on prairies, and how people are working to restore prairie land. Blastoff! Series

Tundra

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600142291

A tundra is an area of land with low temperatures and short growing seasons. Although there are very few trees, tundras boast a wide variety of animal life in addition to lakes, bogs, and marshes. Readers will find out more in this basic introduction to one of the coldest habitats on the planet. Blastoff! Series

Rain Forests

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112589

Rain forests are some of the most beautiful and resource-rich environments on Earth. Readers will discover the layers of the rain forest, the animals and plants of the rain forest, and how people interact with the rain forest. Blastoff! Series

Ponds

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600142307

A pond is any body of water that is shallow enough for sunlight to reach the bottom. Kids will learn how ponds are formed, what wildlife they support, and how they differ from lakes in this general introduction. Blastoff! Series

Glaciers

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600141133

Glaciers are huge, moving sheets of ice and snow. The fastest glaciers still only move about 100 feet a day. This book explains how glaciers form, how they move, and how a moving glacier shapes the land. Blastoff! Series

Tide Pools

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600142314

Tide pools are filled up and emptied as the tide comes in and goes out. This makes living in them very difficult. Explore how tide pools are host to fascinating creatures such as sea anemones, starfish, crabs, and sea urchins! Blastoff! Series

Droughts

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600141843

The Midwestern United States was nicknamed "The Dust Bowl" in the 1930s because years of drought devastated the region. This book teaches why droughts happen, how they affect living things, and the importance of conserving water. Blastoff! Series

Blizzards

Kay Manolis

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600141836

Winter winds blow snow at 35 miles per hour or more for at least three hours during a blizzard! Young readers will learn how blizzards form and why blizzard conditions temporarily shut down communities. Blastoff! Series

Winter

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140300

Winter brings ice, snow, and cold temperatures. Some animals hibernate while others change their habits to survive the cold months. Readers will learn about how people, animals, and plants deal with the cold, chilly weather of winter! Blastoff! Series

Fall

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140335

Fall signals the end of summer and the coming of winter. Changing colors, falling leaves, and the return of cool temperatures are all signs of fall. Students will learn about the changes fall brings to people, animals, and plants. Blastoff! Series

Summer

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140327

Long, hot days, thunderstorms, and outdoor activities signal the beginning of summer. Animals are more active and vegetables are ready to pick. Eager students will find out how summer changes people, plants, and animals. Blastoff! Series

Spring

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140319

Spring brings new life and warmth to the world. Longer days and blooming flowers lead us into warmer days. Young readers will discover how animals, plants, and people change when spring is upon us! Blastoff! Series

Tornadoes

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1612112684

Take cover, a tornado is coming! This book teaches young readers storm safety tips as it explains how twisters form, behave, and are tracked and predicted. Blastoff! Series