HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

National Geographic Readers: Storms! by…
Loading...

National Geographic Readers: Storms!

by Miriam Goin

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
247546,499 (3.2)None

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Showing 5 of 5
Ages 3-8. This informational text provides an overview of the various types of weather we encounter. Amazing photos, onomatopoeia and scientific vocabulary will keep kids coming back to this interesting book.
  smebbinga | Dec 1, 2016 |
This book is a great pairing for something like Patricia Polacco's fiction book, Thunder Cake. It would make a wonderful lesson on storms or weather. I liked the fun facts that were placed on some of the pictures in the book, however, it might be hard for some children to get through on their own simply because it is a non-fiction. It might be best if the teacher read it to the student, so that the teacher can make it more interesting and maybe engage the students more through questioning. The book itself is very informative and should definitely be highly considered when planning a weather lesson. ( )
  MaryHannahSwan | Sep 1, 2016 |
Information on storms and why mother nature does the things she does.
AGES: 3-5
SOURCE: Amazon.com
  Ronesha | May 11, 2013 |
This book had pictures and was engaging. It is sometimes hard to make Thunderstorms be exciting, but this book does it well with all the information.
  jjburket | Nov 23, 2011 |
“Storms” is a nonfiction book by Miriam Busch Goin. The book talks about weather and the many different types of storms that we have around the world. Storms like hail, tornados, sands, blizzards, monsoons and hurricanes. This it is a National Geographic kid’s book level 1; it would be great for beginning reads. I like the jokes about the storms as well.

This was a fun book to read to my children the love the photo pictures of the people and the storms. It has become a favorite book in my home.

You could use this this book to do a unit on weathers or just storms. You could break it down and talk about one storm a day or week.
1 vote Ligeria | Apr 17, 2011 |
Showing 5 of 5
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

Looks at all the big storms created by Mother Nature run amuk--from lightning and thunder to monsoons, hurricanes, and tornadoes. Features superlatives, jokes, and best of all, the incredible photographs available only from National Geographic.

» see all 2 descriptions

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.2)
0.5
1
1.5
2 1
2.5
3 2
3.5
4 2
4.5
5

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 124,626,458 books! | Top bar: Always visible