Researching Rocks (Do You Dig Earth Science? Series) by Sally M. Walker, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Researching Rocks (Do You Dig Earth Science? Series)

Researching Rocks (Do You Dig Earth Science? Series)

by Sally M. Walker
     
 

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Rocks can be made of many different minerals. By looking at rocks closely, we can tell where they were formed and what conditions they were created in. How do we know these things? And how do we tell different types of rocks apart? Learn about ways to research rocks and what they can teach us about our world.

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Overview

Rocks can be made of many different minerals. By looking at rocks closely, we can tell where they were formed and what conditions they were created in. How do we know these things? And how do we tell different types of rocks apart? Learn about ways to research rocks and what they can teach us about our world.

As part of the Searchlight Books™ collection, this series sheds light on Earth Science topics for readers who really dig it! Useful diagrams, eye-catching photos, and caption call-outs will help you find the answers you crave.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781467700184
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/2012
Series:
Do You Dig Earth Science? Series
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
1,176,933
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
620L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

Meet the Author

Sally M. Walker is the author of many award-winning nonfiction books for young readers. She is the author of Secrets of a Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H.L. Hunley (Twenty-First Century Books), which won the prestigious Sibert award in 2006, and Written in Bone: Burried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland (Twenty-First Century Books). When she isn't busy writing or doing research for books, Ms. Walker works as a children's literature consultant. She gives presentations at many reading conferences and has taught at Northern Illinois University.

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