The Kids' Book of Weather Forecasting

The Kids' Book of Weather Forecasting : Build a Weather Station, "Read" the Sky and Make Predictions

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Kids discover what makes the weather tick and learn how to predict what's ahead. Activities include making equipment to measure rainfall, wind direction and speed, humidity, and barometric pressure; recording measurements and observations in a Weather Log; and simulating weather events to demonstrate the science behind them.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 215 x 275 x 8.89mm | 410g
  • Vermont, United States
  • English
  • illus
  • 1885593392
  • 9781885593399
  • 876,906

Table of contents

The Purpose of This Book; Randomness, Order and the Need for Personal Control in Daily Affairs; The Physical and Psychological Basis of the Need for Certainty and Control; Exoteric and Esoteric Systems for Increasing Certainty and Control - An Overview; A Kabbalistic Primer for the Attainment of Control and Certainty; The Tarot, and Its Path Assignments; The Agrippa System of Planetary Hours of the Day and Night; The Kabbalistic Cycles of Life -- Their Theory and Application.
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..". anyone with an interest in weather shouldn't pass this book up. Teachers will find it a welcome addition to the science program."
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