ERIC Number: ED400206
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Natural Disasters: Earth Science Readings. Reproducibles.
Natural Disasters is a reproducible teacher book that explains what scientists believe to be the causes of a variety of natural disasters and suggests steps that teachers and students can take to be better prepared in the event of a natural disaster. It contains both student and teacher sections. Teacher sections include vocabulary, an answer key, and information pertaining to the student section that follows it. The student sections contain short reading sections followed by a review page containing comprehension questions. Each review includes factual recall questions as well as comprehension and application questions. Three sections following each unit contain further information, suggested student activities, and a list of vocabulary words with definitions. Units include: Volcanoes, Earthquakes, Tornadoes, Hurricanes, Winter Storms, Floods and Tsunamis, Fires, and Drought. Contains references and an index. (JRH)
J. Weston Walch, Publisher, P.O. Box 658, 321 Valley Street, Portland, ME 04104-0658.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A