Our Solar System: Revised Edition

Collins - This book includes an author’s note, glossary, index, and further reading suggestions. Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards. Check out these other seymour simon books about the universe and Space:Comets, Meteors, and AsteroidsDestination: JupiterDestination: MarsDestination: SpaceExoplanetsGalaxiesStarsThe SunThe Universe  HarperCollins Publishers.

Join award-winning science writer seymour simon in this completely updated edition of Our Solar System, young readers will learn all about the beginning of the solar system, as he takes young readers on a fascinating tour through space!With beautiful full-color photographs and spacecraft images, including the sun and the eight planets and their moons.





Volcanoes Smithsonian-science

Collins - Join award-winning science writer seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to volcanoes!Volcanoes don’t always look like mountains; they aren’t always full of fire. Visit some of the world’s most remarkable volcanoes in this masterful introduction from Seymour Simon. It’s an extraordinary—and unforgettable—trip.

With clear, readers will learn all about these amazing natural structures in this informative picture book!Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, this book supports the Common Core State Standards. Check out these other seymour simon books about the Natural World:Coral ReefsIcebergs & GlaciersMountainsOceansRocks & MineralsTropical RainforestsWater  HarperCollins Publishers.

Volcanoes Smithsonian-science - Some are holes in the ground; some form under the sea. And despite their reputation for destruction, volcanoes produce new mountains, new islands, and new soil.





Stars

Collins FBA-|290050 - Twinkling in the night sky, stars have inspired wonder and amazement in us since ancient times. They have guided our journeys and inspired our poetry and art, but until recently we have known very little about them. Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon gives you a closer look at the stars. HarperCollins Publishers.

Now, through new instruments and technology, we are learning more about stars every day—from their dusty beginnings in nebulas to their spectacular ends as supernovas.





Tornadoes

Collins - Simon explains how tornadoes are formed, why and when they are most likely to occur, how scientists classify and track them—and what to do if one touches down. Join award-winning science writer seymour simon in this picture book introduction to tornadoes!With winds that can reach speeds of three hundred miles an hour and funnel clouds that can measure a mile in diameter, tornadoes leave enormous damage in their wake.

Now seymour simon examines these twisting columns of air and destruction. With clear, readers will learn all about these amazing natural wonders in this informative picture book! Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, this book supports the Common Core State Standards.

Tornadoes - Check out these other seymour Simon books about Weather:EarthquakesGlobal WarmingHurricanesLightningStormsWeatherWildfires HarperCollins Publishers.





The Brain: All about Our Nervous System and More! Smithsonian-science

Collins - From taking your first step to creating the computer, this vital organ gives humans the ability to learn and adapt to an ever-changing world. Check out these other seymour Simon books about the Body:The HeartLungsBonesEyes and EarsMusclesGuts HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins. With clear, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about our brains and how they work in this informative picture book!Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards.

Join award-winning science writer Seymour Simon as he investigates one of the body’s most important organs: the brain!The human brain is behind everything you do.





Weather Smithsonian-science

Collins - Join award-winning science writer seymour simon in this picture book introduction to weather!ever wonder what makes the wind blow? Or where clouds come from, or rain? And what about the warmth of a summer day?Every day we experience weather, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about the way weather works in this informative picture book!Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, but why do we experience the weather the way we do?With clear, this book supports the Common Core State Standards.

Check out these other seymour Simon books about Weather:Global WarmingHurricanesLightningStormsTornadoesWildfires HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins.





Earthquakes Smithsonian-science

Collins - HarperCollins. Check out these other seymour Simon books about natural disasters and weather:Global WarmingHurricanesLightningStormsTornadoesWeatherWildfires HarperCollins Publishers. Join award-winning science writer seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to earthquakes!In Earthquakes, Simon introduces elementary-school readers to earthquakes through engaging descriptions and stunning full-color photographs.

He also gives real-life examples of earthquakes that have occurred all over the world. HarperCollins. With clear, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about the fascinating phenomenon that is an earthquake in this informative picture book. Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards and includes a glossary and index.

Earthquakes Smithsonian-science - He teaches readers why and how earthquakes happen and the damage they can cause through pictures, diagrams, and maps.





Sharks

Collins FBA-|281455 - Join award-winning science writer Seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to sharks. If you believe the movies and books about shark attacks, you probably think that sharks are the biggest, scariest animals on the planet. But are all sharks the giant man hunters they are so often made out to be? What do they eat, where do they swim, and what do they do on weekends? Dive in and explore one of the world’s most mysterious creatures with acclaimed science writer Seymour Simon.

With clear, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about sharks—their behavior and habitat—in this informative picture book. Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards. Check out these other seymour simon books about animals:Big CatsButterfliesCatsCrocodiles & AlligatorsDogsDolphinsFrogsGorillasHorsesInsectsPenguinsSea CreaturesSnakesSpidersWhalesWild BabiesWolves HarperCollins Publishers.

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Hurricanes

HarperCollins - Award-winning science writer seymour Simon explains what hurricanes are and how they develop; what storm surges are; and the basics of forecasting and precautions that families should take. Booklist commented: "this is unsurpassed for kindling interest in a scientific subject and communicating an understanding of its scope and significance.

HarperCollins Publishers. Takes young readers on an in-depth exploration of one of the most awe-inspiring and devastating events in nature: hurricanesThis dramatic nonfiction picture book is intensified through arresting full-color photographs and satellite images. HarperCollins. HarperCollins.





Lightning Smithsonian-science

Collins - HarperCollins. It's bright and dramatic, but it happens so fast that we rarely get a chance to see it. Now celebrated children's science writer Seymour Simon gives you an opportunity to take a closer look at lightning with clear explanations of what causes those bright flashes of light in a stormy sky. With clear, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about lightning in this informative picture book.

Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards. Check out these other seymour Simon books about weather and natural disasters:EarthquakesGlobal WarmingHurricanesStormsTornadoesWeatherWildfires HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins. Join award-winning science writer Seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to lightning.

Lightning Smithsonian-science - Lightning strikes the earth more than a hundred times every second.





Wolves Smithsonian-science

Collins FBA-|281484 - Join award-winning science writer seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to the leader of the pack: wolves!Wolves are much more than big, bad animals that prey on other animals. Collins Publishers. Did you know that wolves…are like dogs—they are loyal, affectionate, and highly intelligent. Live in packs—or families—led by the strongest female and male.

Are friendly with one another: they play games, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about wolves—their behavior and habitat—in this informative picture book!Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, bring food to one another, and even babysit one another's cubs!With clear, this book supports the Common Core State Standards.

Wolves Smithsonian-science - Check out these other seymour simon books about Animals:Big CatsButterfliesCatsCrocodiles & AlligatorsDogsDolphinsFrogsGorillasHorsesInsectsPenguinsSea CreaturesSharksSnakesSpidersWhalesWild Babies HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins. HarperCollins.