Hurricane Hunters and Tornado Chasers

Graphic Careers

Are you a weather buff? Would you like to learn more about weather reconnaissance and what it takes to be a meteorologist or a hurricane hunter, flying a plane into the eye of a hurricane? Do you want to learn more about careers involved in chasing tornadoes? This graphic nonfiction book contains vignettes of three real people who are working in these exciting careers. Readers who enjoy observing all aspects of severe weather and learning about forecasting and tracking, and the excitement and risks of storm chasing will admire these careers and the people who work in them.

RL
Grades
5
IL
Grades
5-8
GRL
Y
Details:
Product type:
ISBN: 978-1-4042-1459-0
Author: Gary Jeffrey
Copyright: 2008
Reading Level: Grade 5
Interest Level: Grades 5-8
GRL: Y
Lexile: 1060L
Dimensions: 6 1/2" x 10"