The Focus On Elementary Geology Student Textbook introduces young students to the scientific discipline of geology. Students will explore the history of geology; tools used by geologists; rocks, minerals, and soil; the layers that make up Earth; volcanoes and earthquakes; the atmosphere; the hydrosphere; the biosphere; the magnetosphere; how the different parts of Earth work together; and more. The Focus On Elementary Geology Student Textbook is clearly written and easy to understand with ten full-color chapters and many illustrations. It is suitable for grades K-4. (Softcover 86 pages) Hardcover available ($20 upgrade).
Note: The Focus On Series is a one-semester introductory science curriculum that focuses on one science subject at a time. In this single subject curriculum students will gain a solid basic understanding of science concepts and terminology to prepare them for further study. For a more in-depth, yearlong curriculum, see our Building Blocks Series.