[]
[]

Why Do Volcanoes Erupt?

Mara, Wil (Book - 2010)
Why Do Volcanoes Erupt?
Print

Series that include this title


Item Details

Most young children are brimming with questions about the processes and events they observe at work around them every day. This new series, in which each title is in the form of a question, addresses the often mysterious phenomena of the natural world and the amazing behaviors and abilities of plants and animals. In simple, age-appropriate, easy-to-understand language, the five chapters that make up each book take the young reader on a journey of scientific discovery-from the formulation of a simple question to the revelation of the sometimes simple, sometimes startling, explanation. Bold charts, simple scientific illustrations, and dazzling four-color photography bring this process of inquiry vibrantly to life. Echoing the question-and-answer format of the series, each chapter features a challenge question to reinforce the concepts presented and to bolster reading comprehension. In addition, each book contains an activity related to the concepts learned in the text, so students can see for themselves science at work-yet another way of reinforcing the processes and phenomena central to each topic.
Authors: Mara, Wil
Title: Why do volcanoes erupt?
Publisher: Tarrytown, NY : Marshall Cavendish Corporation, c2010
Characteristics: 32 p. :,col. ill. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by Wil Mara
Notes: Includes index
Contents: Far beneath your feet
Red-hot
A high-pressure situation
A hole in the ground
Why do volcanoes erupt?
ISBN: 0761439897
9780761439899
Branch Call Number: j 551.21 M298w 2010
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Subject Headings: Volcanoes Juvenile literature Volcanic eruptions Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Volcanoes
Volcanic eruptions
LCCN: 2008029431
MARC Display»

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at MCL

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app10 Version Arkelstorp Last updated 2014/10/16 16:30