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Ecological Disasters - PB
Ecological Disasters - PB
Ecological Disasters - PB
9780778775782 | In Stock
US$8.95
US$8.95
 
From oil spills to water shortages, the world's natural habitats seem to be constantly under assault from both natural and human activity. Thirteen kinds of disasters are featured in this informative book, showing the process and science of the disaster from the action that triggered it to its dire consequences. Included:
• global warming
• ocean blooms
• desertification
• deforestation
• overfishing
• waste pollution


Reading Level: Gr. 4
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: T
Binding: Paperback
Series: The Science of Catastrophe
Author(s): Steve Parker, David West

Format
Size: 8 ½″ × 11″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL: T
ATOS: 7.5
Dewey: 363.7
Lexile: 1130L
Copyright: 2012

Reviews
Ecological Disasters

“The 'Science of Catastrophe' titles by Steve Parker and David West will reach grade 4 with each book packing some 32 pages of detail. Dramatic, eye-catching covers will lend to leisure browsing as kids receive books that consider disasters from a scientific point of view...All are fine picks for any elementary-level collection!” —Children’s Bookwatch, 03/12