Studying Soil (Do You Dig Earth Science? Series)

Studying Soil (Do You Dig Earth Science? Series)

by Sally M. Walker
     
 

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Soil can be found almost everywhere on Earth. Sand is a soft soil that is found in deserts. Loam is soil that is great for growing plants. But how are these types of soils different? And how are they made? Explore the amazing world of soil in this book.

Overview

Soil can be found almost everywhere on Earth. Sand is a soft soil that is found in deserts. Loam is soil that is great for growing plants. But how are these types of soils different? And how are they made? Explore the amazing world of soil in this book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781467707947
Publisher:
Lerner Classroom
Publication date:
02/28/2013
Series:
Do You Dig Earth Science? Series
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
1,123,118
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
590L (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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