The Secret Life of a Snowflake

Author: Kenneth Libbrecht
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760336768
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes how snowflakes form, the different types of snowflakes, and how and why they develop their unique shapes.


Author: Kenneth Libbrecht
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 9780760334980
Release Date: 2008-10-13
Genre: Nature

This gorgeous new calendar features super-detailed photographs of snowflakes, with captions describing the science behind their beauty, and literary quotesrelating to nature and snow.

The Snowflake

Author: Kenneth Libbrecht
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 9780760348475
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Genre: Nature

Snowflakes may be an everyday, common subject, but you've never seen them like this! A collection of amazing photography of snow crystals using a unique system designed to take super-detailed micro images of these miniature ice masterpieces, The Snowflake is an extraordinary look at a seemingly ordinary object. The author, head of the physics department at Caltech and the pre-eminent snow-crystal researcher, discusses the physics and mythology of snow and how snow crystals are made.

The Art of the Snowflake

Author: Kenneth Libbrecht
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760329974
Release Date: 2007-10-15
Genre: Photography

Presents a series of detailed photographs of snowflakes from different locations around the world, demonstrating how complex crytalline patterns form and emerge.

Snow Crystals

Author: W. A. Bentley
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486155258
Release Date: 2013-05-09
Genre: Photography

Over 2,000 clear photomicrographs printed on black background of snow crystals. Also frost, rime, hail, and more. Brief text on methodology of research. Absolutely inexhaustible source of design. 202 plates.

Learn Every Day About Seasons

Author: Kathy Charner
Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780876594100
Release Date: 2011-08-01
Genre: Education

Now teachers can bring the magic of each season into their classrooms with these activities that introduce children to the wonder of the seasons with a year full of fun! Classroom-tested teacher favorites, this book features activities that teach children to understand the difference between the seasons, as well as activities that can only be done during certain seasons. Children will love making paper cutout fall leaves, suns, and snowflakes as they celebrate the joy and excitement of the world outside all year long!

The Snowflake

Author: Kenneth George Libbrecht
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0896586308
Release Date: 2003-11-17
Genre: Nature

Explores the beauty of snowflakes, detailing what snowflakes are, how they form, and why each one is unique, and includes a discussion on snow crystals and what type of weather conditions produce snowflakes.

The Common Core in Action Ready to Use Lesson Plans for K 6 Librarians

Author: Deborah J Jesseman
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781610697187
Release Date: 2015-06-19
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This book addresses Common Core State Standard curriculum resources to assist the school librarian in collaborating with classroom teachers. • Offers you the opportunity to exercise leadership in your school, playing a key role in the implementation of the CCSS in all subject areas and collaborating with instructors to co-teach lessons correlated with the standards • Provides ready-to-implement lesson plans cross-referenced to the CCSS for all grade levels • Shares collection development planning guidelines relating to the CCSS • Includes resource suggestions and additional lesson plans in all content areas

Science and Craft Projects with Weather

Author: Ruth Owen
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781477702628
Release Date: 2013-01-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Readers will learn how different types of weather occur. Fun crafts will make learning about weather engaging and educational at the same time. This is great way to encourage readers to explore science as an individual or as a group.

Snowflake Bentley

Author: Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 1606867156
Release Date: 2009-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

From the time he was a small boy, Wilson Bentley saw snowflakes as small miracles. And he determined that one day his camera would capture for others the wonder of the tiny crystal. Bentley's patience and determination revealed two important truths: no two snowflakes are alike; and each one is startlingly beautiful. Full color.

Curious About Snow

Author: Gina Shaw
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399543364
Release Date: 2016-01-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Snowflakes are falling—and this cool new 8 x 8 in the Smithsonian nonfiction line tells young readers why! When does it snow? Why is snow white? How do we know no two snowflakes are alike? (Hint: the proof is in the photographs, first made in the 1890s!) With full-color photographs and the Smithsonian’s famous Wilson Bentley snowflake photos, this new Curious About title looks at the science behind snow, and the history of record-setting blizzards and snowstorms—plus how people have fun in the snow!

Snowflakes in Photographs

Author: W. A. Bentley
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486155791
Release Date: 2012-09-06
Genre: Photography

Over 850 illustrations of snow crystals, photographed by Bentley during a 50-year period, for use by artists, designers, and craftspeople in a variety of creative projects.

Best in Snow

Author: April Pulley Sayre
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781481459167
Release Date: 2016-10-11
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"A photographic non-fiction picture book about the wonder of snowfall and the winter water cycle"--Provided by publisher.