With the Hands-On Science Series—Earth Science, enhance your physical science laboratory with these engaging hands-on activities. Scientific inquiry, observation and critical-thinking skills will greatly improve as they learn about the natural forces around us. Student activity pages are reproducible for the entire class and include insightful background information and follow-up questions. Teacher pages provide procedure tips, materials lists and grading assessment suggestions. All books conform to National Science Education Standards.
With Rocks & Minerals, enhance your students’ understanding of geology with 17 different activities. Students investigate crystal structure, rock formation, mineral identification, mineral hardness, density, weathering and erosion, geologic history, fossils and soil nutrients and seed growth. 95 pages, soft cover.