The Science of an Avalanche

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

This book discusses the science behind avalanches and their effects. The chapters explore case studies of avalanches, identify environmental factors that cause these disasters, and explain how experts prevent avalanches. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 551.57/848
Lexile 920L
ATOS Reading Level 5.7
Guided Reading Level W
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781633624849), Paperback (9781633625006), PDF (9781633625167), ePub (9781634703697), Hosted ebook (9781633625327), Kindle (9781634702294)
Copyright 2016
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Carol Hand

Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Index
Informative sidebars
Sources for further research
Table of contents
Full-color photographs