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What Are Fossils? - eBook
What Are Fossils? - eBook
What Are Fossils? - eBook
9781427197412 | Back Ordered
Fossils provide a valuable look into our ancient past. By examining fossils and the rocks they are found in, scientists understand the effects that events such as mass extinctions, meteroite impacts, and climate change have on Earth's history. This fascinating book explains how plants and animals become fossils, how they are extracted from excavation sites, and how paleontologists and geologists piece together Earth's history by studying these ancient clues.

Reading Level: Gr. 4
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: R
Binding: Electronic book text
Series: Let’s Rock!
Author(s): Natalie Hyde

Size: 8 ½″× 11″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: 6.8
Dewey: 560
Lexile: 1010L
Copyright: 2012

What Are Fossils?

“What Are Fossils explains what a fossil is as well as gives information about how different fossils were formed. There is information about dating fossils, as well as all the different things that can be fossilized like footprints. There are activities that readers can do to help them understand how fossils are formed. This book has an entertaining layout, making fossils interesting and fun to read about. There are very colorful illustrations as well as photographs that grab the readers imagination. It is an excellent choice for collections that need books on this subject.” —Arlington Independent School District, 08/12