6 edition of Tsunamis (Nature on the Rampage) found in the catalog.
Written in English
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Imagine a wall of water feet high – as tall as a story building. When such a wave hits the shore, it can cause massive destruction and loss of life. Such a wave – a tsunami – hit Japan in In , one of the largest tsunamis in history killed more than a quarter-million people. In this book from the A True Book series, readers will learn about the tsunami, and how scientists are working to predict future Features • Clean new design for easy readability and comprehension • Updated text presented in a lively, continuous narrative • New center-spread “sidebar” feature presents material in a fun, creative way • Excellent age.
Tsunamis or seismic sea waves are the largest and most powerful waves in the world. These monstrous waves, which can travel back and forth across oceans, reach speeds of to miles per hour. Although tsunamis can go unnoticed in the open sea, their heights can reach to feet in shallow water where they continue to travel inland Pages: item 2 Tsunamis by Ann Malaspina (English) Library Binding Book Free Shipping! - Tsunamis by Ann Malaspina (English) Library Binding Book Free Shipping! $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Children & YA Non-Fiction. See all.
Students will flip over this fun, foldable flip book activity! Great for interactive notebooks or the project-based ts will learn how these catastrophes got the name “tsunami,” what causes tsunamis, safety and preparedness measures, how tsunamis are formed, famous tsunamis, and tsuna. In Tsunamis, early fluent readers learn what happens during a tsunami, including how tsunamis form and where they most often occur. Vibrant photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn about tsunamis and how to stay safe.
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tsunami (tsŏŏnä´mē), series of catastrophic ocean waves generated by submarine movements, which may be caused by earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides beneath the ocean, or an asteroid striking the is are also called seismic sea waves or, popularly, tidal waves.
In the open ocean, tsunamis may have wavelengths of up to several hundred miles and travel at speeds up to tsunamis and their effect on the enviroment Tsunamis are a series of water waves caused by the displacement of a large volume of a body of water, usual.
Discover the ways that tsunamis form, the destruction they can cause, and what scientists and communities are doing to better prepare Tsunamis book them. A True Book: Earth Science series presents fascinating facts and fun activities that will engage the budding earth scientist, while exploring the fields of geology, meteorology, ecology, and more.5/5(4).
Publisher Summary. This chapter reveals that both tsunamis and tsunami-like waves are generated as a result of various causes, such as an undersea earthquake (also known as a seaquake) rupture process or, more frequently, the secondary triggered phenomena, such as landslides and/or other geodynamic phenomena, such as rockslides, large-scale gas emissions from the seafloor, volcanic eruptions.
Tsunamis Tsunamis Tsunamis Tsunamis Tsunamis. Informational (nonfiction), words, Level S (Grade 3), Lexile L. Tsunamis is an informative book that tells about the Indian Ocean tsunami.
Additionally, it provides a history of tsunamis, explains their causes, outlines vulnerable areas, and tells about the warning systems in place.
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Paperback $ $ 6. Get it as. A Printable Book for Fluent Readers: Tsunamis: Print out the following pages to make a Tsunami Book, a book for fluent readers.
There are two book pages on each printed page. Have the students cut each page in half along the dotted line. Staple the pages together at. Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Tsunamis teaches readers about some of the most intense and unpredictable forces of nature.
It describes the causes of each one and explains the ways in which these three furious forces are connected. Diagrams, photographs, and a map support the text.
Book and lesson also available at Levels T and W. This informational book for children educates readers on the topic of Tsunamis. It informs readers on exactly how tsunamis form and move, the damage they cause to people and the earth, and how the tsunami affected individuals in South Asia and the world.4/5.
Learn about Tsunamis. This 'True Book' features plenty of photos and helpful visuals; the lively, age-appropriate text teaches young readers what clues tell us a tsunami is on its way, what makes a tsunami so big, and how to prevent future disasters.
48 pages with glossary and index. Grades / Ages Part of the Scholastic 'A True Book' : Paperback. Purchase Tsunamis - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNA tsunami is a series of ocean waves that sends surges of water, sometimes reaching heights of over feet ( meters), onto land.
These walls of water can cause widespread destruction when. Tsunamis are sometimes referred to as tidal waves. This once-popular term derives from the most common appearance of a tsunami, which is that of an extraordinarily high tidal is and tides both produce waves of water that move inland, but in the case of a tsunami, the inland movement of water may be much greater, giving the impression of an incredibly high and forceful : 津波.
Tsunamis. [Ann Squire] -- "Learn all about the violent waves known as tsunamis, from how they are formed to how they can affect people around the world"-- Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ann Squire.
Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC. Discover the ways that tsunamis form, the destruction they can cause, and what scientists and communities are doing to better prepare for them.
A True Book: Earth Science series presents fascinating facts and fun activities that will engage the budding earth scientist, while exploring the fields of geology, meteorology, ecology, and : Scholastic Library Publishing. Tsunamis. [Betsy Rathburn] -- "Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to tsunamis.
Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"-- Book: All Authors / Contributors: Betsy Rathburn.
Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. While Carrère centers on others in his book, Deraniyagala delivers a firsthand account of her losses.
Her two young sons, her husband and both of her parents were killed in the : Concepción de León. Tsunami, catastrophic ocean wave, usually caused by a submarine earthquake, by a landslide, or by a volcanic eruption.
In deep water it travels as fast as km ( miles) per hour, with enormous wavelengths of about to km (60 to miles) but small. Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Tsunamis teaches readers about some of the most intense and unpredictable forces of nature. It describes the causes of each one and explains the ways in which these three furious forces are connected.
Diagrams, photographs, and a map support the text. Book and lesson also available at Levels Q and W. Immediately download the Tsunami summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Tsunami.Causes of Tsunamis Earthquakes on the ocean floor cause most tsunamis.
Underwater landslides, volcanic explosions, and meteor impacts also cause tsunamis. Not every earthquake in or near the ocean causes a tsunami.
It depends on the strength of the earthquake and the kind of movement that occurs in Earth’s crust. An earthquake.Tsunamis and Other Natural Disasters The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!
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