Natural Disasters in Infographics
From the Set 21st Century Skills Library
Natural disasters are one of the leading environmental issues today. In this book, readers will learn about the causes and effects of natural disasters. Ways to prepare for these events are also presented. Colorful and clear graphics, such as maps, charts, and infographics, give readers an alternative to text-heavy sources. Action-based activities will leave students with ideas for improving the world around them. Book also includes a glossary, index, suggested books and websites, and a bibliography.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|ATOS Reading Level|
|Guided Reading Level||Q|
|Publisher||Cherry Lake Publishing|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781534169494), Paperback (9781534171176), PDF (9781534173019), ePub (9781534178533), Hosted ebook (9781534174856), Kindle (9781534176690)|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
School Library Journal - Enviro-Graphics Series
Environmental issues are examined from different perspectives in this visually appealing series. Each title introduces the subject, provides the necessary background information, explains the current problems in that field, and presents solutions. Some titles feature success stories, offering readers hope for their future. The series uses a variety of techniques to display information. Colorful time lines, maps, graphs, diagrams, and charts are included. Natural Disasters in Infographics varies from the standard format and contains a helpful chapter on planning for various types of possible disasters. An activity page, a “Learn More” section, a glossary, and an index are included. VERDICT A solid choice for both classrooms and libraries.
- What Are Natural Disasters?
- History of Natural Disasters
- How to Plan
- Helping Others
- Learn More
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