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The World of Rocks and Minerals: Earth and Space Science

Age 9-18
Grade 4+

William B. Rice

The World of Rocks and Minerals: Earth and Space Science

Paperback (Teacher Created Materials Sept. 21, 2007) , 1 edition
What is the difference between a rock and a mineral? Readers will learn the answer to that and much more in this fascinating informational text! Igneous rock, sedimentary rock, metamorphic rock, geologists, and gemstones are some of the topics that are introduced through clear, stunning photos, interesting charts and graphs, supportive text, and an accessible glossary and index. An intriguing and captivating hands-on lab activity is featured to encourage readers to learn more about geology!

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Science Readers
0743905539 / 9780743905534
22.4 oz.
7.0 x 0.6 in.

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