Discover some of the world’s most amazing rocks and gems in this detailed reference book with stunning photos, interesting facts and more! Learn all about how various rocks and gems are formed and their uses, and then use the six rock and gem samples to get your collection started. Features a slide-out tray printed with rock names and a poster for young collectors to categorize their finds. From sparkling gemstones to molten lava, this introduction to the world of rocks and gems is a must-have for any future geologist.
“This is a perfect educational book for the early elementary age student who is interested in rocks and gems.”
“I like that readers get 6 rocks included and a poster to help them start their collection and to learn about how rocks and gems are formed. Children learn about geology, groups of rocks, how to collect rocks and a guide to rocks (Igneous, metamorphic, sedimentary, minerals and precious gems.)”
“I think the book makes learning about geology fun and exciting and the fact that it comes with six rocks to start their collection is awesome. The pictures throughout the book are great and the writing is well done — perfect for young readers. They will probably want to hold onto this book for years to come. And the book is interesting so the whole family can enjoy it.”