by Vicki Cobb
illustrated by Julia Gorton
and wind are notoriously challenging for children to understand. They
can sense the wind, but can't see it. So what is it really?
This title by well-known children's science writer Vicki Cobb
uses age- appropriate language and charming illustrations to teach
children the basics of wind. Includes some simple activities for
children to 'experience' the wind.
We agree with Booklist,
who said, "The book's strength is...[that it] takes into account the
active learning style of young children." (This book is part of a
series called 'Science Play.)
Interest Level: Preschool -Grade 2 Lexile Measure: AD540L
Below are sample spreads from inside this book. As you can see, the illustrations are a great addition to the text, as they clearly depict the wind concept being covered. (And, they are quite cute, we think!)
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