Rock study : a guide to looking at rocks
|Format:||Print Book 2011|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
Rocks are all around us, and all kids have picked them up to study their different shapes and sizes. This book gives kids the tools to know what they are looking at when they do so. It offers tips on identifying rocks and excellent background information about how rocks form. Armed with this knowledge, any reader can become a budding geologist.
ContentsRocks and minerals
Groups of rocks
Minerals in rocks
Color and texture
It's all about the sediment
Is it foliated?
A story in rocks.
-- Juvenile literature.
Petrology -- Juvenile literature.
Minerals -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York :PowerKids Press,2011
|Other Titles|| Guide to looking at rocks
24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
|ISBN||9781448825622 (lib. bdg.)
1448825628 (lib. bdg.)