Spotlight On Weather and Natural Disasters: Climate Change, 1st Edition

  • Jade Zora Scibilia
  • Published By: Powerkids Press
  • ISBN-10: 1508168822
  • ISBN-13: 9781508168829
  • DDC: 363.73874
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 8th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Overview

Earth's temperature is on the rise, and the effects are being felt around the world. As our planet warms, its weather and environments are changing. Many plants and animals aren't adapting to these changes fast enough. This book examines the causes and effects of climate change and discusses how people and animals are dealing with a warmer planet. Full-color photographs and primary sources add depth and help students connect with the text. After reading this book, students will be inspired to live more ecofriendly lives.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What is Global Climate Change?.
2: A Warming Planet.
3: What Happens When Earth Warms?.
4: Climate Change and Carbon Dioxide.
5: The Greenhouse Effect.
6: Wildlife on a Warmer Planet.
7: Global Solutions to a Global Problem.
8: Alternative and Renewable Energy.
9: What Can You Do?.
10: Science to the Rescue!.
Glossary.
Index.
Primary Source List.
Websites.