How did the Grand Canyon get so deep? Do you know what kind of rocks erodes most quickly? What items in your classroom do you think are made from sedimentary rocks? Read ‘Sedimentary Rocks’ to find the answers to these questions and many more. You'll also find a hands-on activity to try at home or at school, as well as a glossary of unfamiliar words, resources to help you locate additional information, and a useful index.
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What is a rock? Land on the move Three kinds of rocks Wear and tear How sedimentary rock forms Sedimentary stories Where on Earth is sedimentary rock? A look a caves How people use sedimentary rock Sedimentary structures The rock cycle Is that a sedimentary rock? Be a rock hound.