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The Amazing earth model book : easy-to-make, hands-on models that teach

Author: Donald M Silver; Patricia Wynne
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Professional Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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By building models which illustrate the workings of our planet, students learn about rocks, minerals, erosion, natural disasters, and moving plates.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald M Silver; Patricia Wynne
ISBN: 0590930893 9780590930895
OCLC Number: 37902266
Target Audience: For grades 3-6.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Volcanoes: Volcano, earth's layers --
Volcano! --
Volcano craters --
Volcanic rocks. Rocks & Fossils: Sedimentary rocks --
Metamorphic rocks --
Fossil find --
Rock cycle. Weathering: Rocks under attack --
The story of soil --
Caves. Water & Erosion: Water cycle --
A geyser erupts --
Erosion --
Glaciers. Earthquakes: At a fault --
Earthquake energy waves. Moving Plates: Plates on the move --
How mountains form --
Plate time travel.
Responsibility: by Donald M. Silver and Patricia J. Wynne.

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By building models which illustrate the workings of our planet, students learn about rocks, minerals, erosion, natural disasters, and moving plates.

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