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Explore Rocks and Minerals! : 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiements - Cynthia  Light Brown

Explore Rocks and Minerals!

25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiements


Published: 7th January 2014
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Highlighting the mysteries beneath the earths surface, this is the ideal kids companion to the fascinating subject of geology. Through an engaging array of hands-on activities, this helpful handbook guides children through testing minerals, creating crystals, sculpting edible models of the planet, and even baking volcanic meringue cookies. Exploring the reasons behind the physical changes of the world, this examination also outlines the rock cycle of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks; the process of discovering fossils and what they reveal about the past; and how to start a collection of natural artifacts. Featuring 25 entertaining experiments with lively illustrations and fun facts, this intriguing guide also includes educational sidebars detailing significant contributors to the field of geology.

Introduction Chapter 1: The Earth Chapter 2: Minerals Chapter 3: Igneous Rocks Chapter 4: Sedimentary Rocks Chapter 5: Metamorphic Rocks Chapter 6: Fossils Chapter 7: Become a Rockhound!GlossaryResourcesIndex

ISBN: 9781619300989
ISBN-10: 1619300982
Audience: Primary / High School
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 7th January 2014
Publisher: Nomad Press
Country of Publication: US
Edition Number: 1