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Natural disasters in children's books

September 22, 2017
Kathryn M Kerns
Cover image of When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis

With earthquakes in Mexico and hurricanes in the southeast, the education Twittersphere is alive with a discussion of how to talk about disasters in the classroom.  Cubberley Library has When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis and Branner Earth Sciences Library has The Magic School Bus presents wild weather.  Check out other books in these guides:

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Kathryn M Kerns

Head of Cubberley Education Library
Curator for Education Resources