The Resource W is for Wind : A Weather Alphabet, (electronic resource)

W is for Wind : A Weather Alphabet, (electronic resource)

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W is for Wind : A Weather Alphabet
Title
W is for Wind
Title remainder
A Weather Alphabet
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written by Pat Michaels and illustrated by Melanie Rose
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Language
eng
Summary
Would you like to know the difference between cirrus and cumulus clouds? How much does our atmosphere weigh? W is for Wind: A Weather Alphabet is a swirl of information that answers these questions and many more. Readers will learn that yes, our atmosphere has weight! And if it's sunny, chances are it's heavy. When the atmosphere is lighter, grab your galoshes! W is for Wind is one well-informed children's book from the Sleeping Bear Press family that puts the emphasis on fun and function. It lets children learn all about the weather in a relaxed engaging manner. Professional weatherman and storm tracker Pat Michaels spins the stories on everything from tornadoes and hurricanes to rainbows and evaporation with gusto. His rhymes thunder through the alphabet with excitement and his factual text resonates like the Northern Lights. Readers will turn the pages with lightning quickness to get to the next weather condition and with each page turned they'll be treated to the mystical illustrations of Canadian-born artist Melanie Rose. Perfect in the classroom or the home, W is for Wind captures the love affair we all have with weather. It the perfect complement to a science lesson or to help explain to children what exactly happens when water freezes and much more with easy-to-understand language. Enriching, enlightening and educational could easily be the 'E' in this one-of-a-kind weather alphabet book
Summary
An A-Z picture book that includes weather terms such as barometer, cloud, tornado, and sunshine introduced with poems accompanied by expository text to provide detailed information
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181437
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Michaels, Pat
Dewey number
551.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Rose, Melanie
  • hoopla digital
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True
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  • Weather
  • Alphabet books
Target audience
juvenile
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a weather alphabet
Label
W is for Wind : A Weather Alphabet, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11414449
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781627531962
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11414449
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
W is for Wind : A Weather Alphabet, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11414449
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781627531962
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11414449
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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