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Understanding Models

Jeanne Sturm

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945285

Learn how models extend understanding of scientific concepts and enhance presentations.

Our Footprint on Earth

Jeanne Sturm

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944080

Learn about the impact that humans have on the Earth, its environment, and how to reduce the damage.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 3: Plant Life

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446498

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 1: Human Life

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446474

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

STEM Jobs with the Environment

Julie K Lundgren (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179331

STEM fields are increasingly important today and into the future. People who focus their education on STEM can choose from a wide range of exciting, in-demand careers. This book will introduce students to the importance of the problems our environment faces and the scientists, engineers, and other workers who have made careers trying to correct those problems. Each environmental STEM career is highlighted with the education needed to obtain these jobs and what each of these people do. Maybe one day you will make a difference for our environment by choosing one of these STEM careers! This book will allow students to use evidence to support the explanation that traits can be influenced by the environment.

Entonces, que pasa con el suelo? (So, What About Soil?)

Rachel Chappell (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174626

Discusses The Importance Of Soil, Soil Components, Its Attributes, And Examples Including Sand, Clay, And Silt.

Vamos a investigar la luz (Let's Investigate Light)

Buffy Silverman (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175104

With An Emphasis On How Important Light Is To Our Earth, This Title Explains How Light Effects Photosynthesis, How Light Travels, The Different Properties Of Light And How Both Animals And People Depend On It. Whether It's Ultraviolet Light That Help Bees Pollinate Flowers To Solar Panels That Use The Sun's Light To Heat Our Homes, It's All Addressed In This Beautifully Illustrated Book.

Salvar el medioambiente (Saving the Environment)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175432

Eco-Friendly Energy Is Explained. The Most Current Information Is Provided While Establishing The Understanding That It Does Not Take Much To Make The World A Better Place.

Plantas fuera de lugar (Plants Out of Place )

Courtney Farrell (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174893

Learn About The Destructive Effect Non-Native Plants Can Have On An Environment.

Los biocombustibles (Biofuels)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175005

Provides The History Of Biofuels, Different Uses, Positive And Negative Characteristics, And How They Will Impact The Future.

Los bosques tropicales (Rainforests)

Precious Mckenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174916

Beautiful Photos And Text Examines The Issues Faced By Rainforest Habitats And How They Can Be Saved.

Las plantas: fuentes de alimento, combustible y medicine (Plants as Food, Fuel, and Medicines)

Julie K. Lundgren (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175418

How Our Earth And Existence Depend On Plants Is Introduced In This Title. Their Uses For Food, Alternative Forms Of Fuel, And Everyday Discoveries Of How Plants Have A Medicinal Effect On Curing Diseases And Promoting Good Health Are All Addressed. Introduces Their Role In Preventing And Reversing The Important Issue Of Global Warming Helps Introduce Students To Just How Important Plants Are.

La tierra y la importancia del agua (The Earth and the Role of Water)

Shirley Duke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175463

This Book Explains The Water Cycle And How Water Is Used To Generate Many Forms Of Electricity. It Introduces Students To The Importance Of Keeping Our Water Supplies Clean. Has Detailed Information About The Effects Water Has On Different Formations On Our Earth. From Weathering To Landslides, It Can All Be Found In This Title.

La energia solar (Solar Energy)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175173

Solar Energy Is Explained. Included In This Book Is Where It Comes From, Who Uses It, And The Positive And Negative Benefits Of Using It.

La energia (Energy)

Tim Clifford (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175043

Explores Energy, How We Use It, Different Types And Forms, Conservation And Transformation Of Energy, Renewable Vs. Non-Renewable, And Energy Conservation.

La biodiversidad (Biodiversity)

Carla Mooney (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174756

This Title Explains The Enormous Variety Of Life On Earth And How It Is All Interconnected. Goes Into Great Detail About The Biodiversity Within Biomes, The Threats The Plants And Animals Within These Biomes Face, And The Possibilities Of Extinction. Very Detailed Information On This Interesting Topic For Students.

Inundaciones, represas y diques (Floods, Dams and Levees)

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174770

Learn How Dams And Levees Are Built As Well As The Effects They Have On River Systems In A Region, And Places Downstream.

Fuerza y movimiento en el trabajo (Forces and Motion at Work)

Shirley Duke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175067

Explore The Relationship Between The Strength Of A Force And Its Effect On An Object As Well As The Effects Of Forces In Nature.

Hacia un mundo verde (Going Green)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175081

Eco-Friendly Energy Is Explained. The Most Current Information Is Provided While Establishing The Understanding That It Does Not Take Much To Make The World A Better Place.

El maravilloso ciclo del agua (The Wonderful Water Cycle)

Kimberly Hutmacher (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175494

Three Quarters Of Our Earth Is Blanketed By Water. How This Water Is Used, From Bathing To Irrigating Crops Is Addressed. That Water Travels In A Never-Ending Pattern Called The Water Cycle. Tips On How To Conserve Our Most Important Natural Resource Are Included.

El clima y el tiempo (Climate and Weather)

Carla Mooney (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174763

From Basic Information About Air Pressure To Cloud Formations, This Book Goes On To Explain Violent Weather Conditions And How To Prepare For Them. Also Talks About The Earth's Changing Weather Patterns And Climates And What Role We Play In Those Changes.

De hielo a vapor (Ice to Steam)

Penny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175098

This Book Discusses Solids, Liquids, And Gases; Changing States Of Matter; Water, And The Weather And Evaporation.

Como los humanos dependen de la Tierra (How Do Humans Depend on Earth)

Julie K. Lundgren (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175357

The Importance Of Plants And Our Dependence On Them Not Only For Food But Also For Our Clean Air And Water Are Discussed In This Title. How Crops And Plants Have Been Genetically Modified To Resist Disease And Insects. The Impact Humans Have On Our Earth And What We Can Do To Reduce The Use Of Our Nonrenewable Resources Are Discussed.

Construcciones duraderas (Built to Last)

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175012

Learn How Structures Are Being Built To Withstand Nature's Destructive Forces.

Alimentos producidos por el sol (Food From the Sun)

Harriet Brown (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175326

Discusses How Plants Use Sunlight, Water And Soil For Food, How The Plant Transports Food, Plant Reproduction, Seeds, And Plant survival.