Thursday, December 26, 2013

Energy and Waves Through Infographics by Rebecca Rowell-OPTIONAL

Rowell, Rebecca, Energy and Waves Through Infographics. Pgs.32.. Lerner Publishing Company, 2014. $26.60. INFORMATION.

In 2011, 35.3 quadrillion BTUs of  petroleum were consumed. It took 300 million years for the fossil fuels we have now to form. How long before the resources run out? How can other forms of energy be created? Explore energy, waves, and the answers to these questions and more in this book.

The diagrams are helpful and easy to understand. The layout is easy to follow and the text, although lengthy n places, is informative. Readers who need to do a report on energy or who are interested in learning about energy will enjoy reading this book. Included are a glossary, tips for energy conservation, and a glossary that can be used to teach diagrams and other important parts of common core.  EL, MS. OPTIONAL. Reviewer: Jessica Moody, Library Media Specialist, Olympus Jr. High.

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