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Seymour Simon
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Seymour Simon

Earthquakes

Paperback (Collins May 23, 2006)

Join award-winning science writer Seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to earthquakes! This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to 8. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.

In Earthquakes, Simon introduces elementary-school readers to earthquakes through engaging descriptions and stunning full-color photographs. He teaches readers why and how earthquakes happen and the damage they can cause through pictures, diagrams, and maps. He also gives real-life examples of earthquakes that have occurred all over the world.

With clear, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about the fascinating phenomenon that is an earthquake in this informative picture book.

Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards and includes a glossary and index.

Check out these other Seymour Simon books about natural disasters and weather:

  • Global Warming
  • Hurricanes
  • Lightning
  • Storms
  • Tornadoes
  • Weather
  • Wildfires
Series
Smithsonian-science
ISBN
0060877154 / 9780060877156
Pages
32
Weight
5.6 oz.
Dimensions
10.0 x 10.0 in.

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