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This book introduces the tools scientists use to predict the weather. Chapters highlight the history of forecasting, folk sayings, the importance of inventions such as the thermometer and the barometer, and vital tools such as anemometers, hygrometers, rain gauges, radar, weather balloons, satellites, and computer models. Readers will learn about short- and long-term weather prediction, how weather information is shared across the globe, and the future of forecasting. Full-color photographs, bold glossary words, and an index support this easy-to-read, engaging text.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF037080, JNF051100, JNF051120
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science & Technology
Copyright 2008
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2008-01-01
ISBN 9781599289410, 9781617851421
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 551.63
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level T
ATOS Reading Level 5.8
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 119140
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, and Table of contents

Author: Kris Hirschmann