Cool Careers: Helping Careers
Have you ever wondered how forecasters predict weather? How do they know when to issue evacuation warnings? Or how can they tell how much snow or rain will fall? Meteorologists have an important job. The information they provide not only helps people prepare for their day, but can also help save lives. Learn how these trained professionals gather data, track storms, and even fly directly into hurricanes!
* Reviews *Series Review: Cool Careers: Helping CareersDescriptive, colorful, and current, this series will spark the interest of elementary readers just beginning their occupation awareness. Highlighting adventurous as well as routine aspects, each title also integrates the latest technology used on the job, basic vocabulary (in boldface), Is this career right for you? questions, and brief real person interviews. Students will enjoy the plentiful and sharp photos...School Library Journal