Weather in 30 Seconds

From the Series Kids 30 Seconds

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

This book takes readers on a whirlwind tour of our planet’s weather and climate, with explanatory artworks, exciting mini-missions and quick, bite-sized summaries to guide and inform them. 30 key topics explore and explain the how and why of our global weather and its effects, from atmospheric influences, the seasons, climate zones, rainfall and winds to extreme events, forecasting and global warming. Each topic is presented in a neat 30-second soundbite, supported by a 3-second flash summary and full-color artwork. Fun, active elements for things to make or do support the topics, encouraging readers to test, explore and discover more.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 2016
Publisher Quarto Publishing Group USA
Imprint Ivy Kids — Quarto Library
Language English
Number of Pages 96
Publication Date 2016-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051080, JNF037080
Dewey 500
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 950
ATOS Reading Level 6.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 186380
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Activities, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Table of contents, and Websites

Author: Jen Green

Jen Green is a widely published children's nonfiction writer, specializing in natural science topics.

Illustrator: Tom Wooley

Tom Woolley is a UK-based illustrator. As well as contributing to books for children and adults, his work is regularly exhibited nationwide.