INFORMATION RESOURCES

Encyclopedias


World Book’s Childcraft: The Universe. World Book co., 2004.
Oxford Children’s Encyclopedia. Oxford University Press, 1996.
Encyclopedia. Dorling Kindersley, 2003.
Science Encyclopedia. Dorling Kindersley, 1993.
Encyclopedia. First Reference for Young Readers and Writers. Dorling Kindersley, 2003.
World Book. World Book Inc., 2003
The Kingfisher Science Encyclopedia. Kingfisher Books, 1993.
The Children’s Treasury of Knowledge. The Universe and Weather. Kodansha Ltd. 1982.

Nonfiction books


Allaby, Michael. Guide to Weather. Dorling Kindersley Book, 2000.
Allaby, Michael. Weather. Dorling Kindersley, 2000.
Artell, Mike. Weather Whys. Good year books, 1995.
Bauer, Marion Dane. Clouds . Aladdin, 2004.
Berger, Melvin and Gilda Berger. Hurricanes Have Eyes but Can’t See. Scholastic 2003
Branely, Franklyn. Sunshine makes the seasons. Harper Collins, 2005.
Branley, Frankly M. Snow Is Falling. Harper Collins Publishers, 2004.
Cosgrove, Brian. Weather. Dorling Kindersley, 1990.
Davies, Kay & Wendy Oldfield. Rain. A&C black Limited, 1994.
Davies, Kay, and Wendy Oldfield. Snow and Ice. A&C Black, 1994.
Davies, Kay. Sun. A&C Black, 1994.
Davies, Kay and Wendy Oldfield.Wind. A&C Black, 1994.
Dickstein, Leslie. Storms! Harper Collins, 2006.
Dixon, Dougal. Air and Ocean. Wayland, 1990.
Dorros, Arthur. Feel the Wind. Harper Collins Publishers, 1989.
Flanagan, Alice K. Weather. Compass point Books, 2001.
Ganeri, Anita. Rain. Wayland, 2004.
Ganeri, Anita. Snow. Hodder Children's Books, 2004.
Ganeri, Anita. Sunshine. Wayland, 2004.
Ganeri, Anita. Wind. Wayland, 2004.
Gibbons, Gail. Weather Forecasting. Alladin Paperbacks, 1987.
Howell, Laura. TheUsborne internet-linked introduction to weather and climate change. Usborne, 2003.
Jenkins, Steve. Hottest, coldest, highest, deepest. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1998.
Knapp, Brian. Weather. Atlantic Europe Publishingcompany limited, 1991.
Lambert, David. Weather and climate. Heinemann Educational Books, 1990.
Langthorne, Judy & Gaye Conroy. Weather and Climate. Wayland, 1992.
Llewellyn, Claire. Wild, wet and windy. Walker, 1997.
Llewellyn, Claire. Wind and rain. Hamlyn, 1995.
Powell, Jillian. Rainy Weather. Wayland, 1992.
Powell, Jillian. Snowy Weather. Wayland, 1992.
Powell, Jillian. Sunny Weather. Wayland, 1992.
Powell, Jillian. Windy Weather. Wayland, 1992.
Pringle, Laurence. Global warming. Hodder and Stoughton, 1990.
Scholastic Atlas of Weather. Scholastic, 2004.
Sherman, Josepha. Flakes and Flurries. Picture Window Books, 2004.
Sherman, Joseph. Gusts and Gales. Picture Window Books, 2004.
Sherman, Josepha. Shapes in the Sky. Picture Window Books, 2004.
St. Clare, Geraldine. Natural Phenomena. Rhythm Distributor Sdn. Bhd., 2004.
Staub, Frank. Clouds & Sky. Sterling Publishing, 2003.
Taylor, Barbara. Weather and Climate. Kingfisher, 1993.
Veenstra, Anneke. Weather and Climate. The Macmillan Co. of Australia, 1990.
Weather. Reader’s Digest, 1997
Wild weather. Chrysalis Children’s Books, 2003.
Williams, Judith. How Does the Sun Make Weather. Enslow Elementary, 2004.
Wood, Jenny. Storm. Wayland, 1992.

Websites about weather


BrainPOP
Discovering Channel: Global Warming
Scholastic
The Storm
Weather Dude
Web Weather for Kids
What Is Weather?

Website evaluation

Students examined the quality and suitability of the following websites about weather by using the Web Detective Activity sheet. Here are the website scores and rating.

Website
Score
Rating
Disovery Channel
20
Great
Weather Dud
19
Great
BrainPop
18
Great
Scholasic
18
Great
What is weather
18
Great
The storm
15
Good
Web weather
13
Good




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