I Survived Hurricane Katrina 2005 I Survived 3

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545414890
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The horror of Hurricane Katrina is brought vividly to life in this fictional account of a boy, a dog, and the storm of the century.Barry's family tries to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits their home in New Orleans. But when Barry's little sister gets terribly sick, they're forced to stay home and wait out the storm.At first, Katrina doesn't seem to be as bad as predicted. But overnight the levees break, and Barry's world is literally torn apart. He's swept away by the floodwaters, away from his family. Can he survive the storm of the century -- alone?

Disaster Preparation and Survival How We Survived Hurricane Katrina and Other Calamities

Author: John I. Blackwood
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411654048
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Many people find themselves unprepared when a disaster strikes. This guide will force you to think about what you need to do in order to survive such an occurrence and not lose the things that matter most, such as your life (and the lives of your family), prized personal possessions, home and garage, and pets. We discuss how to prepare your home in order to avoid as much damage as possible, how to shop wisely and when to do so, generator use, and more! We also detail how to survive in the aftermath of a disaster when stores, gas stations, and public utilities are not functioning. At the end of the book are a number of checklists to guide you in your preparation.We survived an earthquake, a flooded out home, tropical storms, and hurricanes. This story is laced with personal stories, personally taken pictures, humor, and enough serious subject matter that you will feel motivated to get to work now!Our planning saved us and our possessions. We know that our experiences and insight can help you too!

Hurricane Katrina 2005

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ISBN: 9780545206969
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Barry's family tries to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits their home in New Orleans. But when Barry's little sister gets terribly sick, they're forced to stay home and wait out the storm. At first, Katrina doesn't seem to be as bad as predicted. But overnight the levees break, and Barry's world is literally torn apart. He's swept away by the floodwaters, away from his family. Can he survive the storm of the century -- alone?

Surviving Hurricane Katrina

Author: Kira Freed
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1499436653
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This captivating book offers a close and exciting account of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath, recounting what it was like to live through and survive this disaster. Readers will gain a unique perspective of the enormity of the tragedy and a greater appreciation of those who experienced it and survived its aftermath. With stunning images and gripping text, this book offers readers a new perspective of this tragedy, and readers will gain a greater appreciation for the power of mother nature.

Hurricane Katrina 2005

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780606237437
Format: PDF
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In July, 1916, Chet Roscow is fascinated by news accounts of the great white shark said to be attacking people along the New Jersey shore not far from his home, but when he goes swimming in Matawan Creek he discovers the truth of the stories.

Common Core Standards for Elementary Grades 3 5 Math English Language Arts

Author: Amber Evenson
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 1416616047
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Smart implementation of the Common Core State Standards requires both an overall understanding of the standards and a grasp of their implications for planning, teaching, and learning. This Quick-Start Guide provides a succinct, all-in-one look at * The content, structure, terminology, and emphases of the Common Core standards for mathematics and English language arts in the upper elementary grades. * The meaning of the individual standards within each of the four ELA-literacy strands and five math domains, with an emphasis on areas that represent the most significant changes to business as usual. * How the standards connect across and within strands, domains, and grade levels to develop foundational language arts, literacy, and mathematics learning--and prepare students for success in the critical middle school years. Here, teachers of grades 3-5 and elementary school leaders will find information they need to begin adapting their practices to help all students master the new and challenging material contained in the standards. A practical lesson planning process to use with the Common Core, based on Classroom Instruction That Works, 2nd Ed., is included, along with six sample lessons. LEARN THE ESSENTIALS OF THE COMMON CORE The grade-level and subject-specific Quick-Start Guides in the Understanding the Common Core Standards series, edited by John Kendall, are designed to help school leaders and school staffs turn Common Core standards into coherent, content-rich curriculum and effective, classroom-level lessons.

Tornado Terror I Survived True Stories 3

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545919444
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Tri-State Tornado of 1925 was the deadliest tornado strike in American history, tearing through three states and killing 700 people. The Joplin Tornado of 2011 was a mile-wide monster that destroyed heart of a vibrant city. The true stories of these two events plus fascinating facts, profiles of tornado scientists and storm chasers create a unique and thrilling nonfiction read, by the author of the New York Times bestselling I Survived series.

Holding Out and Hanging on

Author: Thomas Neff
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 0826217745
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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"An intimate look at the devastation wreaked on New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina. Neff's gripping images and poignant narratives are the stories that New Orleans citizens told one another - a view of the disaster not captured by the news cameras - and pho

I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor 1941 I Survived 4

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545388147
Format: PDF, ePub
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70 years later, the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes to life for a new generation of readers! History's most terrifying moments are brought vividly to life in the action-packed fictional I SURVIVED series! Do you have what it takes to survive ... the bombing of Pearl Harbor? Eleven-year-old Danny Crane is alone on his favorite beach in Hawaii when the world is torn apart and World War II officially hits the United States. Does he have what it takes to find his way home in the midst of the bombs, the smoke, and the destruction of the day that will live in infamy?

A Matter of Life or Death

Author: Terrence D. Slack
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469116987
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This book is a personal story of tragedy and triumph before, during and after the life changing events of Hurricane Katrina. Its a book about teamwork and unity at its highest level while faced with what would become the worst disaster in United States History, Hurricane Katrina.