Hurricane & tornado

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English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7.7 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
IG: Illustrated Guide 1110L
Description
Now in Paperback!

Eyewitness: Hurricane & Tornado is a compelling guide to nature's most dangerous and destructive forces. Striking images, models and illustrations offer a unique view of catastrophic weather conditions allowing readers to see into the eye of a cyclone, witness hailstones the size of tennis balls, and learn how a gentle mountain stream can become a raging surge within a few minutes. Learn the techniques developed through the centuries to forecast weather, see a chicken that was stripped of its feathers by a tornado, and how human activity can cause weather patterns to change.

For over 25 years, DK's Eyewitness books have been the most trusted nonfiction series in classrooms, libraries, and homes around the world. In summer 2014 this award-winning series will get a fresh new look both inside and out. The introduction of paperback editions, eye-catching jackets, and updated interiors ensure that the Eyewitness series will continue to be relevant in the ever-changing world of education and remain the go-to source for homework help, research projects, reluctant readers, ESL students, and, as always, to satisfy the minds of curious kids.

Supports the Common Core State Standards.

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ISBN:
9780756606893
9780756606909
9781465420954
9780756667870
9780789452429
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.7, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
IG: Illustrated Guide 1110L
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Last Grouping Update2019-11-04 04:13:15AM
Last Indexed2019-11-15 04:19:59AM

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Severe storms
Severe storms -- Juvenile literature
Storms
Weather
Weather -- Juvenile literature
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Severe storms
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Weather