WorldCat Identities

White, Nancy 1942-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 183 publications in 1 language and 20,875 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Study guides  Children's television programs  Television series 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QB801.7, 507.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy White
The kids' science book : creative experiences for hands-on fun by Robert Hirschfeld( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and activities to stimulate children's curiosity, imagination, understanding, and respect for the world
The magic school bus sees stars : a book about stars by Nancy White( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Frizzle and her class are trying to come up with a birthday present for Dorothy Ann. A TV salesman seems to have the perfect idea -- the kids can buy a star from him and name it after Dorothy Ann. But Keesha doesn't want to buy anything sight unseen. So, Ms. Frizzle rockets the class off on a field trip to outer space. Join the class as they do some careful star shopping and gain a lot of star knowledge along the way
Scholastic's The magic school bus kicks up a storm : a book about weather by Nancy White( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hot muggy day, a new superhero appears in Ms. Frizzle's classroom-it's Weatherman! Actually, it's only Ralphie pretending he has superpowers and can make a huge thunderstorm that would cool things off fast. The kids think Ralphie has flipped out, but Ms. Frizzle is excited about the idea of making weather. Time for a field trip in the Magic School Bus! The bus becomes a flying weather station and takes the class right into the storm clouds. As if that isn't scary enough, the Friz turns over the controls to superhero Weatherman! Before they know it, Ms. Frizzle's class is on a ride that has more ups and downs than a roller coaster!
Scholastic's the magic school bus takes a dive : a book about coral reefs by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunting for treasure, Ms. Frizzle's class learns about the amazing creatures of the coral reef
Scholastic's The magic school bus gets programmed : a book about computers by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to computers and how they work
Butterfly battle by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When they start a unit on butterflies Ms. Frizzle accidentally turns all the kids in her class into butterflies
Scholastic's the magic school bus gets a bright idea : a book about light by Nancy White( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Frizzle's class thinks the PTA light show is wild, but surprising things happen when the show is over. The bus-riding gang arrives just in time to help solve the mystery and learn about light. Full color
Police officers to the rescue by Nancy White( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes police work in emergencies, and discusses police training, the role of police in natural disasters and terrorist attacks, and why people become police
Crafty garden spiders by Nancy White( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the garden spider, how it spins a web, and how it catches food
Giant-o-saurs by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of eight dinosaurs
Savage slashers by Natalie Lunis( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different kinds of dinosaurs in simple text and colorful pictures
Diamondback rattlers : America's most venomous snakes! by Nancy White( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to the natural habitat, physical characteristics, diet, and behavior of Diamondback rattlers with facts and colorful photos
Using Earth's underground heat by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the Earth produces heat that can be used at the surface, describes how people have used this geothermal heat over the years, and discusses it as a possible source of renewable energy
King cobras : the biggest venomous snakes of all! by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the natural habitat, physical characteristics, diet, and behavior of the king cobra, the world's biggest venomous snake
Black mambas : sudden death! by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black mamba is the world's fastest snake. Just two drops of venom from this lethal creature is enough to kill a human. Oddly enough, the black mamba isn't black, except for the inside of its mouth-- a place that no one should ever want to see!
Death adders : super deadly! by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the natural habitat, physical characteristics, diet, and behavior of death adders
Maine coons : super big by Nancy White( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells about Maine coon cats, including the history of the breed, physical appearance, and personality
Get ready! for social studies by Nancy White( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Helps parents optimize kids' classroom performance ..."--Cover
Get ready! for social studies by Erin Ash Sullivan( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready! for social studies by Steven Otfinoski( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters include the world before civilization to the present
 
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The magic school bus sees stars : a book about stars
Alternative Names
ホワイト, ナンシー

Languages
English (55)

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The magic school bus sees stars : a book about starsScholastic's The magic school bus kicks up a storm : a book about weatherScholastic's the magic school bus takes a dive : a book about coral reefsScholastic's The magic school bus gets programmed : a book about computersButterfly battleScholastic's the magic school bus gets a bright idea : a book about lightPolice officers to the rescueCrafty garden spiders