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Volcanologist

Kevin Cunningham (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627482

Readers will learn what it takes to succeed as a volcanologist. The book also explains the necessary educational steps, useful character traits, potential hazards, and daily job tasks related to this career. Sidebars include thought-provoking trivia. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis. Photos, a glossary, and additional resources are included.

Volcanologist

Kathleen Manatt (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602791855

The eruption of volcanoes are one of the most awesome and destructive natural events. Scientists study volcanoes so they can prepare and warn nearby residents of potential eruptions.

Protecting Ecosystems

Leanne Currie-McGhee (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795785

The Hands on Science series provides students with background on key concepts in Science. Each title includes engaging hands on exercises that bring the concepts to life for kids. Real World Science: Protecting Ecosystems, provides information on natural changes vs. changes brought about by people, wise use of ecosystems, and restoring damaged ecosystems.

Rocks and Minerals

Dana Meachen Rau (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795792

The Hands on Science series provides students with background on key concepts in Science. Each title includes engaging hands on exercises that bring the concepts to life for kids. Real World Science: Rocks and Minerals, provides background on rocks and minerals, what they are and how they form, how rocks change, and the uses of rocks and minerals.

A Changing Earth

Heather Miller (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795815

The Hands on Science series provides students with background on key concepts in Science. Each title includes engaging hands on exercises that bring the concepts to life for kids. Real World Science: A Changing Earth, provides information on how landforms change, how mountains form, what causes volcanoes and earthquakes, and the movement of continents.

Earth's Biomes

Katy S. Duffield (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795730

The Hands on Science series provides students with background on key concepts in Science. Each title includes engaging hands on exercises that bring the concepts to life for kids. Real World Science: Earth's Biomes, includes information on tropic rain forests, deciduous forests, grasslands, deserts, taiga, and tundra.

Weather

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797239

Following the scientific process, this title provides instructions on how to conduct experiments that help students gain a better understanding of the earth's weather.

Rocks

Sophie Lockwood (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797178

Following the scientific process, this title provides instructions on how to conduct experiments that help students gain a better understanding of rocks and minerals.

Minerals

Sophie Lockwood (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797185

Following the scientific process, this title provides instructions on how to conduct experiments that help students gain a better understanding of minerals.

Planet Earth

Matt Mullins (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797215

Following the scientific process, this titles provides instructions on how to conduct experiments that help students gain a better understanding of the planet earth.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Weather

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798991

Provides step-by-step instructions for performing experiments designed to answer such questions about the weather as what makes it rain, how do scientists measure air pressure, and how does temperature affect air movement.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Rocks

Sophie Lockwood (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798946

Describes experiments that can be performed using rocks to demonstrate their properties, including how they are formed, how to test their hardness, and whether rock layers can be changed by events such as earthquakes.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Soil

Vicky Franchino (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798953

Describes experiments that can be performed with soil in order to learn about its properties, including its composition, whether it can act as a natural filter, and if different substances can make it more fertile.

The Everglades

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310652

A tour of the Everglades and its surrounding area.

The Mississippi River

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310591

A tour of the Mississippi River and its surrounding area.

The Missouri River

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310584

A tour of the Missouri River and its surrounding area.

The Rio Grande

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310607

A tour of the Rio Grande and its surrounding area.

Puget Sound

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310638

A tour of the Puget Sound and its surrounding area.

The Colorado River

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624310621

A tour of the Colorado River and its surrounding area.

Forecasting a Flood

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624317989

The ability to use the scientific method is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks. In this book, readers in real-world situations are tasked with following clues and using the scientific method to find out what happens during a flood. Informational text presents evidence and facts in the form of clues and side-bar details to help children develop critical thinking skills. A summary of the situation is included to show how each chapter contributes to the whole and for a solid understanding of the topic.

Unearthing Fossils

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624318016

The ability to use the NextGen science process is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks. In this book, readers in real-world situations are tasked with following clues and using the NextGen science process to find out about unearthing fossils. Informational text presents evidence and facts in the form of clues and side-bar details to help children develop critical thinking skills. A summary of the situation is included to show how each chapter contributes to the whole and for a solid understanding of the topic.

Maiasaura

Jennifer Zeiger (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312298

This book details the life of the dinosaur known as Maiasaura. Readers will develop word recognition and reading skills while learning when Maiasaura lived and what it likely looked like. They will also find out how it lived, from what it ate to how it dealt with enemies. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Spinosaurus

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312304

This book details the life of the dinosaur known as Spinosaurus. Readers will develop word recognition and reading skills while learning when Spinosaurus lived and what it likely looked like. They will also find out how it lived, from what it ate to how it dealt with enemies. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Ichthyosaur

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312328

This book details the life of the dinosaur known as Ichthyosaur. Readers will develop word recognition and reading skills while learning when Ichthyosaur lived and what it likely looked like. They will also find out how it lived, from what it ate to how it dealt with enemies. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

We Have Earthquakes

Linda Crotta Brennan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880971

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why We Have Earthquakes offers answers to their most compelling questions about natural disasters and the earth's crust. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.