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- Clean new design for easy readability and comprehension
- Updated text presented in a lively, continuous narrative
- New center-spread sidebar feature presenting material in a fun, creative way
- Excellent age-appropriate introduction to curriculum-relevant subjects
- Important Words glossary clarifies subject-specific vocabulary
- Resources section encourages independent stu
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Hardcover, 48 pages
Published March 1st 2009 by Children's Press(CT)
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Morgan McHale
One of a book series (A True Book), this informational text breaks apart the different components of the particular subject, in this case Thunderstorms. I would use this book, as well as other books in the series, to work for small groups to teach the structure of nonfiction text (glossary, index, headers, side notes, etc.) These series allow for various topics to interest students and conveys clear information on each topic.
Rebecca
Can lightning strike the same place twice? Where does hail come from? How big was the biggest piece of hail found in the United States? Learn the answers to these questions and many more when you read Thunderstorms.

I would recommend this book to second graders and up and to any teacher starting a weather unit.

Stiefel, C. (2009). Thunderstorms. New York: Children’s Press.
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A great non fiction read to accompany our wild weather unit. Many fun text features. I really enjoyed the connections to tornadoes. Students will find some interesting facts about wild weather in this book.
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Chana Stiefel is the author of more than 20 non-fiction books for children. Her debut picture book, DADDY DEPOT, will be published by Feiwel & Friends on May 16, 2017. She is represented by agent John M. Cusick at Folio Literary.
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