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Favorite Science Storybooks- Rocks

Heidi’s Favorite Storybooks that Connect with Soil, Rocks, Minerals & Landforms

“Listen to the Wind:  The Story of Dr. Greg & Three Cups of Tea” By Greg Mortenson and Susan L. Roth, Collages By Susan L. Roth

“My First Little House Books:  Prairie Day” By Laura Ingalls Wilder, Illustrated By Renee Graef

“Ladybug Girl at the Beach” By David Soman and Jackie Davis

“Salt in His Shoes:  Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream”  By Deloris Jordan with Roslyn M. Jordan, Illustrated by Kadir Nelson

“The Salamander Room” By Anne Mazer, Illustrated by Steve Johnson & Lou Francher

“Kid Heroes of the Environment” By The Earthwoorks Group, Catherine Dee

“Girls Who Looked Under Rocks”  By Jeannine Atkins

“Teenie Greenies The Little Composter”  By Jan Gerardi

“I’m A Pill Bug”  By Yukihisa Tokuda

“Old Turtle”  By Douglas Wood,  Watercolors by Cheng-Khee Chee

“Underground”  By Denise Fleming

“On the Day You Were Born”  By Debra Frasier

“What’s So Bad About Gasoline:  Fossil Fuels and What They Do”  By Anne Rockwell

January 2013