Explore Rocks and Minerals!

Explore Rocks and Minerals!

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Baker & Taylor
Introduces geology with hands-on activities, including mineral testing, making crystals, and sculpting edible models to explain key concepts.

Perseus Publishing

Explore Rocks and Minerals! offers kids ages 6–9 a fascinating introduction to geology. It investigates the geological forces that create and transform rocks, outlining the life cycle of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks, and what they can tell us about the earth. It also explores fossils, and how they come to exist and are discovered.

Explore Rocks and Minerals! includes 20 hands-on activities to bring learning to life. Kids create their own crystals, sculpt edible models of the planet, and bake volcanic meringue cookies. These easy-to- follow activities require minimal adult supervision and use common household products. By combining an interactive component with jokes, fun facts, and cartoons, Explore Rocks and Minerals! provides a fun, accessible introduction to geology.



Independent Publishing Group
Explore Rocks and Minerals! offers kids ages 6–9 a fascinating introduction to geology. It investigates the geological forces that create and transform rocks, outlining the life cycle of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks, and what they can tell us about the earth. It also explores fossils, and how they come to exist and are discovered.

Explore Rocks and Minerals! includes 20 hands-on activities to bring learning to life. Kids create their own crystals, sculpt edible models of the planet, and bake volcanic meringue cookies. These easy-to- follow activities require minimal adult supervision and use common household products. By combining an interactive component with jokes, fun facts, and cartoons, Explore Rocks and Minerals! provides a fun, accessible introduction to geology.


Baker
& Taylor

A young enthusiast's introduction to geology provides such hands-on activities as mineral testing, making crystals and sculpting edible models to explain key concepts, in a resource complemented by informative sidebars and lively illustrations. Original. $20,000 ad/promo.

Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, [2010]
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9781934670613
Branch Call Number: JUV 551 Brown 2010
Characteristics: 92 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Brown, Nick
Stone, Bryan - Illustrator

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