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Minerals, rocks and fossils

R. Leigh

Minerals, rocks and fossils

by R. Leigh

  • 91 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Longman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby R. Leigh.
SeriesLongman secondary science series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19628297M

Minerals, Rocks, and Soil. Earth is made up various living and nonliving materials. Elements form minerals, and minerals form rocks. Different rock types - igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic - transform at various points in the rock cycle. They learn how fossils form in these rocks and the different types of fossils that form. BOOKS ABOUT ROCKS & MINERALS. I was surprised how many great books there were in my local library about rocks and minerals! Whenever I start a unit in one of the content areas, I love to create a special basket in my classroom library all about that topic.

This is a good basic book for beginning to identify different rocks, fossils, and arrowheads. The end of the book contains blank pages for kids to record their own observations and drawings. Ages 6 and up. Rocks, Minerals, and Landforms: 12 StudyJams! Interactive Science Activities. Introduce students to everything from volcanoes and earthquakes to fossils and sedimentary rocks using these 12 fun StudyJams! science activities.

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