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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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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.

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