All About Rocks

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What are igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic, rocks? How are they different and how do they form? This book answers these questions and many more about the rocks that make up our planet. From their geologic role on Earth to their most common uses in everyday life, everything readers need to know about rocks is covered!
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Written by Alessandra Potenza
ISBN 978-0-531-13710-9
Key Features
  • Uses Next Generation Science Standards as starting topics.
  • Find the Truth! feature starts each book with two statements - one true and one false - which begins the inquiry process by engaging readers to think proactively
  • An introductory spread provides an important overview of the information to be presented, always liking the global theme of the series, Geology, to the subject matter.
  • Fascinating sidebars highlight important concepts, moments, and ideas.
  • Full-spread explorations of geological data encourage students to analyze information for themselves.
  • Timelines outline major events related to the discovery of these materials and concepts.
  • Think Like A Scientist encourage readers to analyze information the way a real scientist would!
  • True Statistics pages provide readers with fascinating stats about space, at-a-glance
  • Glossaries explain crucial terms in a way that makes them easy to understand.
Fiction / Nonfiction Nonfiction
Item # 710781
Imprint Children's Press
Copyright 2021
Format Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size 7 1/4 x 8 3/8
Pages 48
Ages 8, 9, 10
Dewey 552
Grades 3 - 5
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