What Are Igneous Rocks?

What Are Igneous Rocks?

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427195227

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Description

Igneous rock has a dramatic beginningit requires red-hot volcanic activity. This fact-filled book explains how granite, lava, basalt, silica, quartz and feldspar are formed after hot, molten rock cools. Readers will also learn about volcanoes and tectonic plates, the minerals that make up igneous rocks, and the crystallization of rock material.

Reading Level
Lexile
910L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
5.9
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Geography Nature
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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