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The simple science of rocks

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Rocks are all around us. Some rocks on Earth are 4 billion years old! But what are they made of? What are the different types of rock? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.

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Sodus Community Library J 552 JAM (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo J 552 JAM (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781515770848 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781515770916 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages 26 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The scoop on rocks -- What are rocks made of? -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rocks -- What are rocks used for? -- Experiment.
Summary, etc.:
Rocks are all around us. Some rocks on Earth are 4 billion years old! But what are they made of? What are the different types of rock? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
K to grade 3.
Subject: Petrology > Juvenile literature.
Geology > Juvenile literature.
Rocks.


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