What are natural disasters?

by Jeffries, Joyce,

Format: Print Book 2020
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 363.34 J38
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 363.34 J38
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Non-Fiction j 363.34J
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 363.34J
 
 
Summary
When natural disasters such as hurricanes and wildfires strike, it can be frightening, not just for people living through the event, but also for young people watching coverage on television or social media. By giving elementary readers objective information presented in a sensitive way, this guide to natural disasters aims to empower young people to protect themselves and help others. Additional information is presented through fact boxes and graphic organizers, and full-color photographs present natural disasters and their aftermath in an age-appropriate way. How can young people play a part in disaster relief? They'll find the answer inside.
Contents
The scary side of nature
Hurricanes and tornadoes
Extreme weather
Wildfires
Under the earth
The climate change connection
Helping hands
Be prepared!
Everyone can help!

Additional Information
Series What's the issue? (KidHaven Publishing)
Subjects Natural disasters -- Juvenile literature.
Emergency management -- Juvenile literature.
Natural disasters.
Emergency management.
Publisher New York, NY :2020
Language English
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
ISBN 9781534567337
153456733X
9781534567344
1534567348
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