Common Minerals and Rocks by William O. Crosby. Book Cover. Download; Bibrec. Bibliographic Record. Author, Crosby, William O. (William. Field Book of Common Rocks and Minerals by Frederic Brewster Loomis. Book Cover. Download; Bibrec Download This eBook. Rocks & Minerals. Choose from great eBooks from Rakuten Kobo's extensive catalogue. Get personalized recommendations and see other readers' reviews.
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Nature Guide Rocks and Minerals: The World in Your Hands by DK. Read online, or download in secure PDF format. PDF Drive is your search engine for PDF files. As of today we have 78,, eBooks for you to download for free. No annoying ads, no download limits, enjoy . Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon explains to readers the different types of rocks and minerals with fascinating facts and stunning.
Earth science teachers would find a lot of use for this handbook in a classroom setting. The text is engaging and the print is easy on the eyes. It has 20 activities and experiments--including the wonderfully yummy Earth models that my children thoroughly enjoyed making.
This book is written in a very readable, informative way--complete with comparisons that children in elementary school will understand. This book is full of interesting facts, sidebars of vocabulary words, and clear explanations.
Even my pre-K child has enjoyed listening to facts about the Earth and participating in the activities. This book has such a thorough offering of simple activities that children will enjoy and wonderful comparisons and explanations that I am excited to use and have this book in my homeschool. I highly recommend it. Booklist This offering from the Explore Your World series introduces budding geologists to basic information about rocks and minerals.
The authors examine the earth; minerals and crystals; igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks; and fossils. For each topic, they present a brief discussion, define technical terms, offer sidebars with intriguing details and jokes , and provide several projects that demonstrate key concepts introduced in the text.
Activities include creating salt-crystal models, Epsom salt stalactites, and an edible model of the earth and its layers. The suggested activities are well chosen, carefully explained, and require easily accessible household items. Appended with the usual back matter, this is makes a good choice for classroom science units.
Start your free month Start your free month Or download the eBook for only Richard B. Students who love Science will enjoy this one. Description This book is intended for first year students of geology.
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