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Rocks and soil

Maria Gordon

Rocks and soil

by Maria Gordon

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Raintree Steck-Vaughn in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rocks -- Juvenile literature,
  • Soils -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rocks,
  • Soils,
  • Rocks -- Experiments,
  • Soils -- Experiments,
  • Experiments

  • About the Edition

    Describes the physical characteristics of rocks and soils and explains how they are formed.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

    Other titlesRocks & soil
    Statementwritten by Maria Gordon and illustrated by Mike Gordon.
    SeriesSimple science, Simple science (Austin, Tex.)
    ContributionsGordon, Mike, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE432.2 .G67 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL804640M
    ISBN 100817245049
    LC Control Number95041166
    OCLC/WorldCa33209443

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    Ever wonder where rocks and soil come from? The answers are right beneath your feet. Read to learn more. Rocks, minerals, and soils are always on the move. Find out how these important natural resources are constantly changing. We use rocks, minerals, and soils every day. Read this book and become an expert. Buy Rocks and Soil: Big Book by Natalie Lunis, Linette Ellis (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

    Jul 09,  · Andrew Jefford reviews professor Alex Maltman’s recently published book, Vineyards, Rocks, & Soils. There are wine books, and there are essential wine books. The former sit in a bookcase to the right of my desk, but the latter fill two small shelves within grabbing distance to the left. This colourful book introduces young children to rocks and soil. Looks at topics such as what's inside the Earth, igneous and sedimentary rocks, types of rock, rocks and minerals, life in the soil, types of soil, soil layers and erosion. Includes a quiz, a step-by-step recipe to make chocolate igneous rocks. Free downloadable worksheets available.


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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.

Through the processes of weathering and erosion, rocks change, break, and move. This is a book about rocks and soil where students can read the simple text lines and also practice their fine motor skills by drawing pictures on each page.

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Chapter 1 covers the origin of soil and the basis of soil. What are rocks and soil. Rocks are made of one or more minerals. There are three main classifications of rock, based on the way the rock was formed: sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous.

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