Synopses & Reviews
Through-provoking activities and questions challenge kids to consider geology in relation to things they use and the decisions they make every day. Illustrations and instructions help kids design an earthquake-proof building, create a "forming" cave, become a paleontologist, and observe first-hand the effects of water, erosion, acid rain, volcanoes, and earthquakes. Full-color illustrations.
Kids dig into the ever-changing earth, exploring its red-hot center to the top of the tallest volcano, discovering how geology relates to their lives every day!
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93) and index.