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Soil / Chris Oxlade.

Oxlade, Chris, author. (Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur E 631.4 OXL (Text) 34207002014661 JNE Checked out 10/28/2016

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  • ISBN: 9781410981387 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 141098138X (library binding)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Raintree, a Capstone imprint, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is soil? -- What is soil like? -- What materials are in soil? -- How is soil made? -- What lives in soil? -- How do we use soil for growing? -- How else do we use soil? -- Why should we take care of soil? -- Investigate soil yourself.
Summary, etc.: This book provides a simple and fun introduction to soil, discussing what soil is, how it is made and what we use it for. With the help of some "Rock Solid!" facts that provide cool examples, the book will show you how amazing soil can be: from making houses with mud bricks and how crops grow in volcanic soil to how tree roots can break up rock. Publisher marketing.
Target Audience Note: Ages 7-9.
K to grade 3.
Subject: Soils > Juvenile literature.

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