Climate Change: Our Impact on Earth: Weather Patterns, 1st Edition

  • Harriet Brundle
  • Published By: KidHaven Publishing (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534524509
  • ISBN-13: 9781534524507
  • DDC: 551.5
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

Readers learn how weather patterns are affected by climate change in this comprehensive text, which aligns with current science curriculum topics and accessibly explores a concept readers are exposed to every day on the news. They discover how weather has changed over time because of factors such as greenhouse gases and the burning of fossil fuels. Information on how to minimize one’s carbon footprint and help battle the damage caused by climate change is also included. Full-color photographs provide a compelling visual element to enhance the readers’ learning experience.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What is Climate Change?.
2: What Are Weather Patterns?.
3: Different Weather Patterns.
4: Why Are Weather Patterns Important?.
5: Weather Patterns and Animals.
6: Why Are Weather Patterns Changing?.
7: How Are Weather Patterns Changing?.
8: Extreme Weather.
9: Weather Patterns in History.
10: Case Study: El Niño.
11: Case Study: The Gulf Stream.
12: How Can We Predict Future Weather?.
13: How Can We Help?.
Fun Facts.
Glossary.
Index.