Rookie Read-About Science Icebergs, Ice Caps, and Glaciers
ISBN: 9780516262574Precio habitual $9.990
|Dimensiones||1 x 15 x 18|
|Edad||5 a 8 años|
|Nivel de Lectura||Lexile 570 | Guided Reading Level G|
Discover the characteristics, size, and movement of icebergs, ice caps, and glaciers.
"The top of a high mountain can get very cold - so cold that snow doesn't melt. The snow piles up, tightly packed - until it turns to ice.
The ice works its way downhill. It follows the easiest path, cutting or deepening a valley.
This river of ice is called a valley glacier.
It is much slower than a river of water.
A glacier might move no more in a day than the size of a single letter on this page.
Most glaciers move less than one foot a day..."
The natural world comes alive for young readers with Rookie Read-About Science! With striking, full-color photos and just the right amount of text, this series immediately involves young readers as they discover intriguing facts about the fascinating world around them.