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Author Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972-

Title Gems / Jenny Fretland VanVoorst.

Imprint Minneapolis, Minn. : ABDO Publishing Company, c2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  553.8 FRETLAND-VANVOORST    ---  Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm
Series Rocks and minerals
Rocks and minerals (Core Library (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
Contents What is a gem? - The big four - Semiprecious gems - Organic and synthetic gems - Tools and trinkets - In the field - Stop and think.
Summary Get ready to get your hands dirty with Gems. With its reader-friendly and interactive approach, this title covers key curriculum Earth science topics in an engaging way. This title explores the natural processes, how geologists study gems, and how gems relate to the reader's daily life. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.
Audience 3456 Childrens Plus, Inc.
910 Lexile.
T Fountas and Pinnell.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR RL 6.1 1.0 169611 PCMS.
Subject Gems.
Precious stones.
ISBN 1624033865

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