Mrs. Wright’s Writing Corner

How many times have you heard “April Showers brings May flowers”?  With that in mind I decided on The Nature and Science of Rain for April’s book highlight.  This book is one of the Exploring the Science of Nature series written by Jane Burton and Kim Taylor.  “Rain is essential to life on our planet.  Planets draw water from the ground.  Animals drink water or take it in through their skin.  Rain cleans the atmosphere, washing out dust and smoke from the air.  But what exactly is rain, and what causes it to fall?”