Investigating Seasons

Investigating Seasons

by Orlin Richard


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Most people are familiar with spring, summer, fall, and winter. But did you know that some places on our planet have a rainy season and a dry season? Or that the Northern and Southern Hemispheres have opposite seasons? In this fascinating book, learn how the seasons affect nearly everything we do.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467783392
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2015
Series: Searchlight Books - What Are Earth's Cycles? Series
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 680L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Orlin Richard is a children's book author and editor from Fargo, North Dakota. He has written and edited books about sports, science, and history for elementary and middle grade audiences.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 What Is a Season? 4

Chapter 2 What Causes the Seasons? 10

Chapter 3 Wet and Dry Seasons 22

Chapter 4 What the Seasons Do 26

Science and the Seasons 37

Glossary 38

Learn More about the Seasons 39

Index 40

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