Roxie Munro
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by Gail Gibbons
Gail Gibbons, Illustrator

Paperback | 32 pages | 10 x 10 | US$ 7.99
ISBN: 9780823422746 | 03-15-2010

Also available as an ebook.

Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8

Themes: Science & Nature, Weather
Recommendations: SLJ

CCSS Codes:
K-3: RI.2, 6, 7

About the Book
Tornadoes are funnel-shaped clouds the can cause massive distraction on the ground. The winds can swirl faster than 261 miles per hour!

Using her acclaimed combination of clear text and detailed illustrations, Gail Gibbons explains how tornadoes form, the scale used for classifying them, and what to do in case one should be near you.

About the Illustrator
Gail Gibbons

Activity Sheets

A Before and After activity sheet - how much do you really know about Tornadoes? You might be surprised!