A Storm Named Yolanda
Author(s): Gregory Vogt and Martha Young
Courtesy of Tecson John S. Lim, Administrator, Tacloban City, Republic of the Philippines.
Fictional account of a family who survived Super Typhoon Yolanda (also called Haiyan), which struck the Philippines on November 7, 2013, causing massive damage, injuries, and loss of life. Interspersed with the story are facts and photos from the real event.
While the storybook may be read alone as a reading/language arts activity, it also is designed to be used with the teacher's guide Operation Rescue.
Funded by the following grant(s)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
The Science of Infectious Disease and the Immune System: K-5 Teaching Resources
Grant Number: 1R25AI097453