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Our planet / Jon Richards and Ed Smikins.

Richards, Jon, (author.). Simkins, Ed, (author.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Inforgraphics: how it works.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 550 RIC (Text) 34207002191949 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J550 RICHARDS (Text) 39230031891045 Children New Books Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1538213591
  • ISBN: 9781538213599
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Our changing planet -- How earth was formed -- How the continents move -- How an earthquake happens -- How a volcano forms -- How mountains form -- How rocks are formed -- How tides work -- How a river carves a gorge -- How the water cycle works -- How rain falls -- How lightning strikes -- How a hurricane forms.
Summary, etc.:
Earth science is made up of so many topics: weather, landforms, and even natural disasters. It can take a lot of time to learn about the details of each. Infographics are the perfect way to cover a lot of these subject areas in less time, including why earthquakes happen, the water cycle, and how mountains form, as well as many other parts of the Earth science curriculum. Each chapter aims to involve readers in what they're learning through succinct text and colorful, creative diagrams. In addition, "Try This" boxes suggest activities and questions through which readers can apply their knowledge.

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