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Author Tomecek, Steve, author.
Title All about heat waves and droughts : discovering Earth's scorching weather / Steve Tomecek.
Pub Info New York : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2022.
book jacket
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Edition First edition.
Descript 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 22 cm.
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Series A true book
Natural disaster!
Natural disaster! (Children's Press (New York, N.Y.))
True book.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Weather to the extreme -- The wonders of weather: What happens to the weather and climate to cause heat waves and droughts? -- The heat is on: What are heat waves and what problems do they cause? -- When droughts happen: Why do droughts happen and how do they hurt people, animals, and nature? -- The BIG truth: Droughts in the rain forests: What happens when a rain forest has a drought? -- Keeping your cool: How can you protect yourself from heat waves and droughts? -- What the future holds: What can people do to help reduce the number of heat waves and droughts? -- Think like a scientist -- Activity: Measuring evaporation -- True statistics.
Summary "This book shows readers the awesome power of heat waves and droughts"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 8-10. Scholastic Inc.
Grades 4-6. Scholastic Inc.
Subject Heat waves (Meteorology) -- Juvenile literature.
Climatic changes -- Juvenile literature.
Droughts -- Juvenile literature.
Heat waves (Meteorology)
Climatic changes.
Related To Online version: Tomocek, Steve, All about heat waves and droughts First edition. New York : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2021. 9781338769593 (DLC) 2021003965
ISBN 9781338769579 (library binding)
133876957X (library binding)
9781338769586 (paperback)
1338769588 (paperback)
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