Oceanographer by Don Rauf, Monique Vescia
  

Synopsis

Oceanographer by Don Rauf, Monique Vescia

This is a career guide to the wonderful world of oceanography. Virtual Apprentice: Oceanographer introduces young readers to a fascinating career studying the oceans. This useful new career guide takes readers behind the scenes with profiles of working professionals, 'Reality Check' sidebars that help readers decide if this is the job for them, 'A Day in the Life' activity list of a typical day on the job, and much more to help them understand what a career in oceanography would be like. This illustrated guide is the perfect starting point for young adults interested in becoming oceanographers.Chapters include: Diving in to Oceanography; Oceanographer at Work; Oceanography Tech and Trends; Oceanographer in Training; Other Fish in the Sea; Kids Ask, Oceanographers Answer; and, Oceanographer for a Day.

About the Author

Don Rauf helped write the Career Ideas for Teens series for Facts On File and Checkmark Books and currently resides in Seattle, Washington. Monique Vescia is a contributor to the Scholastic BookFiles series of reading guides for middle-school kids and to the Career Ideas for Teens series for Facts On File and Checkmark Books. She lives in Seattle, Washington.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: 9 to 15

Author

Don Rauf, Monique Vescia
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Publisher

Publication date

15th February 2009

ISBN

9780816078950


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