The Story of Snow:
The Science of Winter's Wonder


by Mark Cassino

This exceptional book for teaching weather "takes readers into the clouds to explain snow-crystal formation ...then zooms in on the actual crystals." (Kirkus Reviews)

Readers also learn how temperature and other factors interact to create the tremendous diversity in forms. Close-up images of snowflake are dazzling and show unique forms not commonly seen.

In a starred review, Booklist said this book will have readers "rushing outside at the first sign of snow in hopes of taking a closer look..."


Reading Levels

Interest Level:  Gr. 2-5            Grade Level Equiv:  5.6                Lexile: 570L


See Inside This Book

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