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Know It Alls - Volcanoes

Know It Alls - Volcanoes
Know It Alls - Volcanoes
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340
Pages: 
26
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As part of the unique, early-science Know-It-All! Series that features  stunning covers and engaging texts, this book puts the spotlight on Volcanoes! Learn all about how they look, where they live, their babies, how they change as they grow up and more. Awesome life-like illustrations and informative stat boxes make this 24-page book fun and exciting for children aged 4 and up!

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Pages: 26
Reading Level: Intermediate (6 to 9)
Language: English
Categories: Animals & Creatures, Educational, Environment
Features: Illustrations, Photos, Narrations, Sounds
Keywords: animals, learning, fun, educational, childrens stories, childrens book, ebooks
Date Added: August 25, 2015
Job32292 File Imechvolcano pg Output Op DS FF irebreathing monsters not only live on Ear th Our telescopes and satellites have found them on other planets  But where did they come fromthese volcanoes that existed even before the dinosaurs Where do they get their power which is so great that Ear th people long ago believed that gods lived inside them Mars Olympic Mons a volcano on Mars Olympic Mons a volcano on Mars is miles km tall and is miles km tall and miles km acrossthree times miles km acrossthree times bigger than Mt Everest Its the bigger than Mt Everest Its the biggest volcano in the solar system biggest volcano in the solar system  CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK Job32292 File Imechvolcano pg45 Output Op DS What Is a Volcano What Is a Volcano It is basically an opening in the ground from which gas It is basically an opening in the ground from which gas ash and liquid rock called magma escape from deep within ash and liquid rock called magma escape from deep within the ear th Often the material coming from the opening builds the ear th Often the material coming from the opening builds a mountain over time a mountain over time  Inside a Volcano Inside a Volcano Crater Cone Vent Magma Conduit Lava Magma Chamber  CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK Job32292 File Imechvolcano pg Output Op DS What Causes Volcanoes First think about the ground beneath your feet Is it just solid dir t and rock Yes but only so far down The dir t and rock are called the ear ths crust Below that is a layer of magma molten rock and gases called the ear ths mantle This layer is ver y ver y deepdeeper than the deepest well crust crust mantle mantle  i s T h e e a r t h s c r u s t l e s   k m   m i i s B u t t h e m a n t l e t i m e s t h a t t h i c k t h i c k h u n d r e d s o f Crust Mantle Outer Core Inner Core The crust is a bit like the cracked ice on a thawing pond the The crust is a bit like the cracked ice on a thawing pond the chunks of ice float close together