Rocks, Minerals, and Soils DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC880799
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 30
Copyright: 2005

Alt Formats:
Teacher's Guide
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Marc Record

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This in-depth look at our planet's rocks, minerals, and soils includes these segments:
  • The Theory of Uniformitarianism — Considers what can be learned about the past by studying the present.
  • The Three Types of Rocks — Reviews the three main types of rocks and how they are formed.
  • The Rock Cycle — Examines how rocks are continually changing.
  • Rocks, Fossils, and Fossil Fuels — Investigates how fossil fuels are formed and the impact that burning them has on the environment.
  • Minerals — Explores the different types of minerals and their properties.
  • Soil — Shows how soil is formed and what determines its quality for farming.