Books and Videos in Union #38 School Libraries:
Rocks in his head Hurst, Carol Otis
Hurst tells the story of her father's passion for rock collecting in this gently humorous picture book.
Everybody Needs a Rock Baylor, Byrd
Describes the qualities to consider in selecting the perfect rock for play and pleasure.
The Big Rock Hisock, Bruce
Traces the origins of a granite rock located near the Adirondack Mountains and describes how it reveals information about the history of the earth.
Earthsteps: A Rocks Journey Through Time Spickert, Diane
The 250-million-year journey of a rock is told, from its first fall from a mountaintop to its formation into sandstone. The book opens with a nicely rendered geologic time scale that highlights the various periods and changes that occurred.