Geology Rocks!: Unearth Fossils, 1st Edition

  • Christine Petersen
  • Published By: Checkerboard Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532177615
  • ISBN-13: 9781532177613
  • DDC: 560
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released February 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This book introduces readers to the different types of fossils and how they form. Learn about key fossil finds, scientists who made important discoveries and contributions to the study of fossils, and how we use fossils today in the form of fossil fuels. A geology-themed project provides the opportunity for hands-on experience. Other features include a table of contents, fun facts, infographics, sidebars, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Story in the Rocks.
2: Steno Solves a Mystery.
3: Sediment and Water.
4: How Old Is That Fossil?.
5: When Conditions Are Right.
6: Petrified!.
7: Mold and More.
8: Carbon and Amber.
9: History in the Ice.
10: Dinosaur Feathers?.
11: Using Fossils.
Saying It.
Online Resources.