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The simple science of dirt / Emily James.

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

  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 631.4 JAM (Text) 34207002121136 Juv Non-Fiction Easy Checked out 11/26/2018
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch E 631.4 JAM (Text) 34207002162973 Juvenile Non-Fiction Easy Checked out 11/28/2018
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J 641.4 JAM (Text) 38144000380065 Juvenile Non-fiction Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley J 631.4 JAMES EMILY (Text) 30402004709913 JUVENILE NONFICTION Available -
Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo J 631.4 JAM (Text) 30090000756218 Childrens Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781515770855 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781515770923 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, a capstone imprint, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is dirt? -- Types of dirt -- Layers of dirt -- Who lives in dirt? -- What do we use dirt for? -- How can we take care of the dirt? -- Dig in!
Summary, etc.:
Dirt is all around us. It is found on every continent on Earth. But what is it made of? What is its purpose? 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.
500L Lexile
Decoding demand: 70 (high) Semantic demand: 81 (very high) Syntactic demand: 54 (medium) Structure demand: 82 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Soil science > Juvenile literature.
Soil biology > Juvenile literature.

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