Rocks & minerals
|Format:||Print Book 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 11 Libraries 12 of 14 copies|
This fun, photo-filled, fact-packed guide to rocks and minerals will get kids outside to discover the amazing world underneath their feet. Created for the ultimate explorer, this book gives kids the knowledge and skills they need to identify just about anything they dig up and become true rock hounds. With tons of info and interactivity prompts, it's the perfect companion for backyard or field trip, camping and vacation. Durable and portable, it's just right for pocket or backpack.
Rock stars : birthstones
Oxides and hydroxides
Rock stars : gemstones
Sulfides, sulfates, and sulfosalts
Halides and borates
All about rocks
Rock stars : fossils
Rock stars : dinosaur bones
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
|Series||National Geographic kids.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Minerals -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Washington, D.C. :2016
National Geographic Society (U.S.),
160 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 157) and index.