This double-sided foldout book takes you on a fascinating journey deep underground. One side of the foldout shows the ground beneath the city, whilst the reverse side shows the ground beneath the countryside. The underground scenes include tunnels and pipes, creatures' burrows, layers of rock and the planet’s molten core, and run seamlessly into the next.
Explains to readers the different types of rocks and minerals with fascinating facts and stunning full-color photographs. Readers will learn how to identify and classify various kinds of stones, such as granite, sandstone, basalt, quartz, and crystal.
Educational Hip-Hop Songs & Videos for All Subjects, K-12
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KIT: This unique display uses easy-to-follow color-coded arrows to explain the formation of and relationships between igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks. Melted rock (and flowing lava) are in red, cooled magma in blue (igneous), green depicts erosion and weathering, black arrows point to compaction processes (sedimentary), and orange indicates rocks formed through a combination of heat and pressure (metamorphic).
Through beautiful photographs and a broad range of information -- with absorbing "Did You Know?" facts to accompany every account -- readers will learn about the appearances, traditional and modern uses, and environments of eastern Arctic rocks and minerals. Far from a barren land of ice and snow, this book will introduce readers to the vibrant natural life of Nunavut through its distinct geology.
Earthshake : poems from the ground up - University of Calgary
Presents twenty-two poems about geology. End notes provide information about the Earth's surface and interior, types of rocks, and how volcanoes, glaciers, and erosion modify the landscape.;Suggested for k to grade 3.
This collection of poems celebrates the variety of rocks that can be found around us, including skipping rocks, chalk rocks and splashing rocks.
Learn about different types of crystals and gems, and the ways that they are formed. Beautiful stones -- Many types of crystals -- Making crystals -- Gem crystals -- Different kinds of gems -- Gems from rocks -- Organic gems -- Hunting and mining gems -- Finishing rough -- Learning about gems.
An introduction to rocks and minerals including how they are formed. Rocks are everywhere -- Amazing minerals -- Mineral mash-up -- Rock groups -- 7 cool rock facts -- The rock cycle -- Fossils -- Gemstones -- Here to stay -- Stump your parents.
FICTION: In a Cree village many years ago, wise Mosom tells his timeless stories through a collection of dazzling rocks. Young Nipin yearns for those rocks, but he soon learns that the gifts cannot be stolen so easily.
Surveys prehistory and reviews Earth's internal workings. including how minerals are formed, and the fossil record to show how early-life forms are are linked to the plants and animals of today. Gr. 7 and up.