Part of the series Go Facts - Natural Disasters.
Go Facts sets deliver the clear, exciting and easy-to-read nonfiction your students need. As they move up through the reading levels, your students are guided from their own experiences to the wider world around them. Each Go Facts title is a model of coherent, integrated topic development, with concepts and ideas supported by fact boxes, photographs and illustrations. Go Facts introduces the structures and conventions of nonfiction writing, presenting models that are explored via activities in the Teaching Guides (sold separately).
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Go Facts - Natural Disasters - Fire and Drought
Fires can burn thousands of square kilometres of bush and are a grave danger to people and wildlife. Drought causes extreme hardship for people who rely on agriculture for survival. Find out about the famous drought in the USA that created the infamous Dust Bowl. Discover how Canberra was badly affected by fire in 2003, and what damage the fire caused.
- Subject: Non-Fiction, Science
- School Level*: Middle Primary
- Reading Level: 30
- Reading Age*: 8.5+ yrs
- Word Count: 2000-2400
- Broadband: I
- Lexile: 1030L
*Please note: School Level and Reading Age are a guide only.
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About the Series
Go Facts - Natural Disasters contains written examples of all the nonfiction text types complemented by a wide variety of information presented visually. Teachers can use Go Facts - Natural Disasters to study well-written, accurate examples of each text type as part of a unit of study. Other writing features such as compare and contrast, problem and solution and cause and effect are included to show students how they can improve their informational writing and thinking by incorporating these structures into their own writing.
Also Available in the 'Go Facts - Natural Disasters' Series
Go Facts - Natural Disasters - Teaching Guide
Each set of four Go Facts books with its Teaching Guide provides an essential resource for extending students’ reading and writing across the curriculum.
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Go Facts - Natural Disasters - DVD Video
The Go Facts - Natural Disasters - DVD Video translates the process covered in the Go Facts - Natural Disasters books - to the screen.
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Go Facts - Natural Disasters Set
Titles in the 'Go Facts - Natural Disasters Set'
- Go Facts - Natural Disasters - Fire and Drought
- Go Facts - Natural Disasters - Earthquake
- Go Facts - Natural Disasters - Volcano
- Go Facts - Natural Disasters - Wild Weather
|Product Type||Readers & Literacy,|
|Year Level||Year 5,|
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