The Rock Cycle

Age Level: 8–11  Grade Level: 3–6

Junior scientists can explore how rocks are formed, the huge variety in minerals and stones, and the affect erosion has on Earth. Full-page photos and graphs illustrate many ways rocks are essential to life on Earth. Easy-to-understand text helps young readers understand the intricacies of basic geology. (ISBN: 978-0-7660-7434-7)

  • Explains the rock cycle
  • Supports Next Generation Science Standards
  • Diagrams, Fact Boxes, Full-color photographs, For Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Web Sites, Chapter Notes
  • Spring 2016
FirstPrevPage 1 of 11NextLast
A Look at Erosion and Weathering

A Look at Erosion and Weathering

Cecilia Brannon
Full-page photos and graphs illustrate the topics covered, while easy-to-comprehend text helps readers understand the concepts of erosion and weathering, including the difference between these two processes and how they affect rocks in the rock cycle...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-7280-0
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

A Look at Igneous Rocks

A Look at Igneous Rocks

Cecilia Brannon
Easy-to-comprehend language and full-page photographs of igneous rocks inform readers on what they are, how they are formed, the different kinds that exist, and how humans use them...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-7318-0
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

A Look at Metamorphic Rocks

A Look at Metamorphic Rocks

Cecilia Brannon
Through explanatory text and details written in an engaging and easy-to-understand style, this book explores metamorphic rocks in depth, including what they are, how they are formed, and the different kinds that exist...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-7322-7
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

A Look at Minerals

A Look at Minerals

Cecilia Brannon
Analyzing texture, consistency, and hardness, this book discusses minerals in depth, even including what elements are in them and where they can be found. Full-page photos illustrate the differences between minerals and show readers just how fun geology can be!..Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-7309-8
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

A Look at Sand, Silt, and Mud

A Look at Sand, Silt, and Mud

Cecilia Brannon
They might just seem like types of dirt, but young readers will soon recognize the importance of sand, silt, and mud in the rock cycle. Full-page photos, intriguing text, and fun facts describe the differences between them, and why they’re such an integral part of the earth’s surface...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-7334-0
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

A Look at Sedimentary Rocks

A Look at Sedimentary Rocks

Cecilia Brannon
Through simple text and intriguing facts, amateur geologists will learn about sedimentary rocks, including what they are, how they’re formed, and the different kinds found on earth. Young readers will recognize some of the most famous geological sites in the world through full-page photos and gain a new appreciation for the earth around them...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-7338-8
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

FirstPrevPage 1 of 11NextLast

:
$151.62 $113.70 + Add to wish list
:
$151.62 $113.70 + Add to wish list