WorldCat Identities

Christian, Spencer

Overview
Works: 61 works in 132 publications in 1 language and 4,790 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Science films  Popular works  Documentary films  Internet videos  Drama  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Host, Interviewer, Reporter, Narrator
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Spencer Christian
Can it really rain frogs? : the world's strangest weather events by Spencer Christian( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes strange weather events such as raining frogs, singing caves, colored rain, and auroras, and discusses weather lore and weather forecasting
Shake, rattle, and roll : the world's most amazing volcanoes, earthquakes, and other forces by Spencer Christian( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the powerful forces found in the Earth, with an emphasis on earthquakes and volcanoes
Hurricanes & tornadoes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will study both tornadoes and hurricanes from their early beginnings to the full-blown storms that wreak havoc on land. The program shows how meteorologists use data such as location, movement, wind speed, temperature and pir pressure to predict the course of these storms and provide early warnings to people living in their path
Is there a dinosaur in your backyard? : the world's most fascinating fossils, rocks, and minerals by Spencer Christian( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, illustrations, photographs, maps, and activities present information about rocks, minerals, fossils, and rock collecting
Climate & seasons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn how factors like the sun, wind, temperature, precipitation and position of the earth determine the weather for a particular region
Clouds( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn how clouds form, the different types of clouds, and the important role they play in weather and the water cycle
Spencer Christian's weather book by Spencer Christian( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his own lighthearted, easy-to-understand style, America's favorite weatherman explains all facets of weather
Rain & snow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn how rain, snow, sleet, hail, fog and mist form as well as how the water cycle constantly 'recycles' water around the world
Meteorology by Eric William Danielson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will be introduced to everything from weather maps, weather stations and satellites to airplanes, weather ships and weather balloons
What makes the Grand Canyon grand? : the world's most awe-inspiring natural wonders by Spencer Christian( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on seven of the world's most famous natural wonders including Mount Everest, Victoria Falls, Grand Canyon, Carlsbad Caverns, Giant Redwoods, Paricutin Volcano, and the Nile River
Spencer Christian's geography book by Spencer Christian( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Highwaymen : Florida's outsider artists by Ken MacLeod( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the work of the Florida landscape painters known as the Highwaymen, a group of young, untrained African-American landscape painters. who drove up and down Florida's highways in the 1960's and 1970's selling their artwork to motels and other businesses. Because of segregation they were prevented from selling their paintings in traditional art galleries. In 1995, the Highwaymen became recognized by the art world and their paintings sell for thousands of dollars. The Highwaymen mainly painted Florida back-country scenes, using bold strokes of dramatic colors
Electing our government : everything you need to know to make your vote really count by Spencer Christian( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks ahead( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit some of the most amazing model train layouts across America on this DVD from the producers of the award-winning public television series Tracks Ahead. Filmed in high-definition
Wind( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn about the roles of the sun, temperature and air pressure in creating wind
Wind by Joan Jonas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn about the roles of the sun, temperature and air pressure in creating wind
Why is the sky blue? by Robert P Barrett( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Spencer Christian guides kids through a series of over 40 frequently asked questions and their answers about the wonders of weather
Weather's fury( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinating footage of hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards, thunder and lightning storms reveals the incredible impact of these often devastating events. Weather forecaster Spencer Christian presents extraordinary weather phenomena while reinforcing the importance of staying safe during these extreme storms
Weather fundamentals( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the science behind climate, seasons, storms, wind and more with ABC's Good morning America weatherman, Spencer Christian and friend
The world's greatest railroads : the ultimate railroad experience( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Get set for the ride of your life aboard this lavish production that puts you in the conductor's seat on some of the world's most legendary trains and rail lines"--Container
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.14 for Spencer Ch ... to 0.83 for Good morni ...)

Can it really rain frogs? : the world's strangest weather events
Alternative Names
اسپنسر کریستین

Languages
English (74)

Covers
Shake, rattle, and roll : the world's most amazing volcanoes, earthquakes, and other forcesIs there a dinosaur in your backyard? : the world's most fascinating fossils, rocks, and mineralsWhat makes the Grand Canyon grand? : the world's most awe-inspiring natural wondersSpencer Christian's geography book