Discover volcanoes here on the earth and on other bodies of the solar system. See the destructive power of earthquakes. Only Eyewitness Books can bring science up close in the way that will totally engage students of all ages. Stunning photographs and illustrations make this book a resource and a source of entertainment for years to come.
Earthquakes (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2)
By Franklyn M. Branley Collins Publishing, 2005
ISBN: 0064451887 Ages: 4-8
And in the same series
Volcanoes (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2)
By Franklyn M. Branley Collins Publishing, 2008
ISBN: 0064451895 Ages: 4-8
Both books are a level 2 of the popular science series; just right for early readers who want to read real science books. The images are colorful and appealing to all ages. These are a must have for all classroom teachers in grades K-4. Kids will love them too.
Janice VanCleave's Earthquakes: Mind-boggling Experiments You Can Turn Into Science Fair Projects
By Janice VanCleave Wiley Publishing, 1993
ISBN: 0471571075 Ages: 9-12
Here are 20 simple experiments related to earthquakes that kids can do with materials found around the house. Includes ideas for turning the experiments into great science fair projects. Illustrations make this a project doers dream come true.
A human look at people who have lived through and survived the experience of a tsunami. True events suffered by real people with photographs to document the events.
What Is the Theory of Plate Tectonics? (Shaping Modern Science)
By Craig Saunders Crabtree Publishing, 2011
ISBN: 0778772098 Ages: 10 and up
Learn more about plate tectonics and how it has shaped the earth.
National Geographic Kids Everything Volcanoes and Earthquakes: Earthshaking photos, facts, and fun!
By Kathy Furgang National Geographic Children's Books, 2013
ISBN: 1426313640 Ages: 8-12
In true National Geographic form, the science of volcanoes and earthquakes are brought to our view with fabulous photographs depicting huge cracks in the earth, flowing lava, and amazing tsunami waves, just to name a few. Learn amazing facts that you never knew about the power of the earth.