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Clouds and precipitation

Author: Elizabeth Krajnik
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, [2018] ©2019
Series: Spotlight on weather and natural disasters.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What exactly is a cloud made of? Water travels in a cycle. It evaporates from Earth's surface, rises into the atmosphere, cools and forms clouds, and falls back to Earth as precipitation in the form of rain or snow. In this educational text, readers will learn about the steps of the water cycle and how it works. By examining this essential topic in science curriculum, readers will glean a greater awareness of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Krajnik
ISBN: 9781508168867 1508168865 9781508168881 1508168881
OCLC Number: 1022980427
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part of Earth's systems --
What are clouds? --
Cloud types --
Making it rain --
Scary snowstorms --
Horrible hurricanes --
Fierce floods --
Mudslide madness --
Terrible tornadoes --
Keep yourself safe.
Series Title: Spotlight on weather and natural disasters.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Krajnik.

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"What exactly is a cloud made of? Water travels in a cycle. It evaporates from Earth's surface, rises into the atmosphere, cools and forms clouds, and falls back to Earth as precipitation in the form of rain or snow. In this educational text, readers will learn about the steps of the water cycle and how it works. By examining this essential topic in science curriculum, readers will glean a greater awareness of Earth's forces at work through relatable, real-world examples."--

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