Other books byGilda Berger
Do Tarantulas Have Teeth?
Questions and Answers about Poisonous Creatures
Did you know that ants can use their poison to put out small fires? And that a king cobra can grow as long as 18 feet? Kids will find these and lots of other intriguing facts about poisonous creatures in this colorfully illustrated and easy-to-understand book.
Fast, fun facts, light, informative text, and colorful images bring wild weather to life for kids ages 7-10. HURRICANES HAVE EYES BUT CAN'T SEE is a photographic exploration into the world of weather. Topics include hurricanes, tornadoes, blizzards, and dust storms. Readers will be amazed by the fun, fast facts, while teachers and parents will appreciate the light, informative text and easy-to-follow format. Melvin and Gilda Berger are the authors of the bestselling and critically acclaimed Scholastic Q&A series, among many other books for children.
Scholastic Q & A: Why Do Volcanoes Blow Their Tops? (tr)
Why Do Volanoes Blow Their Tops?
From simple questions like "Where are volcanoes found?" to more complex ones like "What makes a volcano erupt?," this book delivers the answers kids want. Whether children hear about volcanoes and earthquakes on television, learn about them at school, or live in vulnerable areas, they are amazed by and afraid of volcanoes and earthquakes. Kids want to know more about them, both to satisfy their curiosity and to ease their fears. This book explains everything about these natural disasters, from what happens just before a quake or eruption to how natural disasters help renew nature's landscape.
Scholastic Question & Answer: Do Stars Have Points?
Do Stars Have Points?
From simple questions like "How hot is the sun?" to more complex ones like "Is there life elsewhere in the solar system?" this book helps kids understand what they see when they look up at the sky. So many mysterious things appear when we look up at the sky. And then there are the bodies we can't even see. Learning about the universe helps us understand our own planet. Children will find out about stars, planets, comets, meteors, and more. The authors provide answers that help children understand the scale, movements, and complicated relationships of objects in our universe and beyond.