Rocks and Minerals

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Get the dirt on everything rock-related, from fossils to crystals to soil itself. Rocks and Minerals is packed with facts about geology. You'll learn how different rocks form, what we use them for, and how geologists study them. So grab your shovel! It's time to dig deeper into the fascinating world of rocks and minerals.

Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards.

Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Rocks and Minerals (8 titles)
Crystals 5.5
Fossils 5.9
Gems 6.1
Igneous Rocks 5.6
Metamorphic Rocks 6.1
Rock Cycle 5.3
Sedimentary Rocks 5.5
Soil 5.1
  • New! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF037060, JNF051180, JNF051190
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science & Technology
Copyright 2015
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2014-08-01
ISBN 9781624033834, 9781629686943
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 549-577
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 X 9.25
Features Reviewed
Online Resources FREE! Core Library Connection
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Rocks and Minerals - School Library Connection

This well-researched series offers many opportunities for students to engage with the text and drive home Common Core skills. Clear and crisp photographs also support the text and engage readers’ curiosity. Each volume is packed with information and activities.

Rocks and Minerals - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Readers will be fascinated by this intermediate series and its appreciation for all things rock. Filled with vibrant images of crystals and gems that jump off the pages, these informative volumes explore the field of geology in easy-to-understand texts. . .[and] will have readers looking at the world around them with a better understanding of just what exactly they’re seeing. . . . These are solid choices.