This colorful and thoughtful science text is filled with engaging text, interesting tidbits of information and brightly colored illustrations and photographs. Students will do more than scratch the surface of the earth--they'll be digging deep with subjects such as minerals & rocks, fossils & dinosaurs, energy & heat, ecosystems, sound, light and more. Activities, 'try it yourself' sections and sidebars on famous scientists add variations to the text and keep kids interested. 321 indexed pages, softcover.
This resource is also known as Bob Jones Science Grade 5 Student Text, 3rd Edition with updated copyright.