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The simple science of rocks / Emily James.

James, Emily, 1983- (author.).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 552 JAM (Text) 34207002123959 Juv Non-Fiction Easy Available -
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell J 552 JAM (Text) 36823001594681 J Non Fiction Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley J 552 JAMES EMILY (Text) 30402004709871 JUVENILE NONFICTION Available -
West Lebanon-Pike Twp PL - West Lebanon E 552 JAM (Text) 74861000020964 Children's Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781515770848 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781515770916 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The scoop on rocks -- What are rocks made of? -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rocks -- What are rocks used for? -- Make rock layers.
Summary, etc.:
Rocks are all around us. Some rocks on Earth are 4 billion years old! But what are they made of? What are the different types of rock? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more through easy-to-read text and vivid photographs. An experiment rounds out the book and provides a hands-on learning experience to encourage deeper understanding. Meets Next Generation Science Standards. Publisher's marketing.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
K to grade 3.
540L Lexile
Decoding demand: 78 (high) Semantic demand: 85 (very high) Syntactic demand: 61 (high) Structure demand: 81 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Petrology > Juvenile literature.
Geology > Juvenile literature.

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