Weather and Climate through Infographics

From the Series Super Science Infographics

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Trying to breeze through weather and climate facts just might cause a brain freeze! You’re showered with details about extreme temperatures (Earth’s record high is 134°F and record low is -129°F), crazy heights (our atmosphere extends 6,200 miles above Earth), and even huger mysteries (how predictions in weather and climate work).

How can all these big numbers and concepts make more sense? Infographics! The charts, maps, and illustrations in this book tell a visual story to help you better understand key concepts about weather and climate. Crack open this book to explore mind-boggling questions such as:
• How do cold and warm fronts change weather?
• How can cities at similar latitudes have significantly different climates?
• How do ocean currents help create winds, temperature changes, and storms?

The answers are sure to blow you away!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-4677-1292-7
$26.65 $19.99
978-1-4677-1595-9
$8.99 $8.99
978-1-4677-1790-8
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 5.4
BISACS JNF037080, JNF051080, JNF051000
Dewey 551.6
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 830
Guided Reading Level T
ATOS Reading Level 5.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 160208
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, Introductory note, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“Each title does offer sheaves of basic information in particularly concentrated form…and the resources lists are above average.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Illustrator: Venitia Dean

Venitia Dean is a freelance illustrator who grew up in Brighton, UK. She has always loved drawing, ever since she could hold a pencil! As a teenager, she discovered a passion for figurative illustration, and then when she turned nineteen she was given a digital drawing tablet for her birthday and started transferring her work to the computer. She hasn't looked back since! As well as illustration, Venitia loves reading graphic novels and walking her dog, Peanut.

Author: Rebecca Rowell

Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!

Super Science Infographics

Each book in this series uses the popular infographics medium to provide an overview of science topics. Stats, cool visuals, and did-you-know factoids provide high-interest appeal while offering important information. View available downloads →