Planet Earth

Planet Earth

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"KFYK - Kingfisher Young Knowledge" is a science-based, highly visual, inspirational learning experience. Lively, engaging text explains the basics of a favourite subject, zooming in on intriguing aspects illustrated with stunning full-colour photographs. The project spreads, featuring activities to do at home or when out and about, encourage hands-on involvement and understanding. "KFYK Planet Earth" introduces readers to our world as a planet, with its many biomes and creatures. Visit its inner core, see volcanoes erupt and earthquakes shake the land. Explore the Earth's coldest, hottest, driest and wettest places, and find out what makes our planet truly unique. Fun and easy projects will help young readers discover more about the planet Earth.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 196 x 258 x 12mm | 421.84g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • full-colour photographs
  • 075341242X
  • 9780753412428

About Deborah Chancellor

Deborah Chancellor trained as a primary school teacher before becoming a children's author. She has written over 30 books for children, including Maps and Mapping in the KFYK series.show more

Table of contents

1 Half-title; 2 Imprint; 3 Title; 4 Contents; 6 What is the Earth?; 8 Inside the Earth; 10 Weather and climate; 12 Clouds, rain and snow; 14 The water cycle; 16 Wind; 18 Hurricanes and tornadoes; 20 Earthquakes and tsunamis; 22 Volcanoes; 24 Mountains; 26 Rivers and lakes; 28 The oceans; 30 The poles; 32 Deserts; 34 Forests; 36 Life on Earth; 38 Earth's riches; 40 Looking after the Earth; 42 Projects; 44 Projects; 46 Projects; 48 Index.show more

Review quote

School Library Journal called Science Kids "Bright and easy to read."show more

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