Ultimate Explorer Rocks and Minerals

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008321543

Category: Minerals

Page: 128

View: 2402


This fun, photo-filled, fact-packed guide to rocks and minerals will get kids outside to discover the amazing world underneath their feet. Created for the ultimate explorer, this book gives kids the knowledge and skills they need to identify just about anything they dig up and become true rock hounds. With tons of info and interactivity prompts, it's the perfect companion for backyard or field trip, camping and vacation. Durable and portable, it's just right for pocket or backpack.

Rocks and Minerals

Find Adventure! - Go Outside! - Have Fun! - Be a Rock Hound!

Author: Nancy Honovich

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426323018

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

View: 7275


"Find adventure! Go outside! Have fun! Be a rock hound!"--Cover.

Boost Your STEAM Program With Great Literature and Activities

Author: Liz Knowles Ed.D.,Martha Smith

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440862516

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 175

View: 9474


You've created a STEAM program in your library, but how do you work literacy into the curriculum? With this collection of resource recommendations, direction for program development, and activities, you'll have students reading proficiently in no time. • Presents complementary annotated books and discussion questions to engage students in STEAM topics • Offers topical project and problem-solving activity ideas for students in the library makerspace • Provides research and additional resources for teachers and librarians to use in implementing successful STEAM programs

Rocks and Minerals

Author: N.A

Publisher: Univ of California Press


Category: Igneous rocks

Page: 16

View: 4988


Cathleen Chamberlain presents a directory of Internet resources pertaining to rocks and minerals, intended for use with elementary classes. The directory offers access to sites featuring lesson plans, images, interactive activities, and other curriculum enrichment materials. Chamberlain includes a description of each site. The Oswego City School District in Oswego, New York, provides the directory online as part of Electric Teacher.

A Girl's Guide to the Wild

Be an Adventure-Seeking Outdoor Explorer!

Author: Ruby McConnell

Publisher: Sasquatch Books

ISBN: 1632171724

Category: Self-Help

Page: 272

View: 1231


Girls belong outdoors! This handbook covers everything you need to get outside, including ideas for what to do, camping and hiking basics, body stuff in the wilderness, advanced skills like maps, weather, and first aid, as well as recipes, projects, activities, and profiles of inspiring outdoorswomen. Your definitive guide to getting outside--for girls ages 9-12! In addition to basic outdoor skills, this entertaining guidebook includes easy camping recipes, outdoor projects including science experiments and crafts, fun activity suggestions, and inspiring stories of diverse historical and contemporary outdoorswomen (such as Arunima Sinha, the first amputee woman to summit Mount Everest; Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts; and Libby Riddles, first woman to win the Iditarod). The goal is to improve the quality of girls' outdoor time by increasing participation and independence, making them feel comfortable and safe, and giving them essential skills and knowledge. Charming and approachable, this book will encourage both reluctant campers and budding naturalists to go wild and embrace the outdoors.

Gold Regions of Canada

Gold, how and where to Find It: the Explorer's Guide and Manual of Practical and Instructive Directions for Explorers and Miners in the Gold Regions of Canada ...

Author: Henry White

Publisher: N.A


Category: Geology

Page: 108

View: 4771